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Stepper Motors

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Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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Just as devices have been made to measure certain physical quantities…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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Most AC motors are induction motors. Induction motors are favored due…

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Network Protocols

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Aside from the issues of the physical network (signal types and…

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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Just as devices have been made to measure certain physical quantities…

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Relay Construction

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Electricity and Magnetism An electric current through a conductor will…

Network Topology

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Point-to-Point Connecting two digital devices with a network, would…

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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Many electronic circuits use what is called a split or a dual power…

Networks and Busses

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The wires between the tank and the monitoring location is  called…

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

High Voltage Ohmmeters

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Most ohmmeters of the design shown in the previous section utilize a…

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Electrical Isolation

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SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

Winding Configurations

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Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One 12AX7 dual triode vacuum tube Two power…

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

ElectroStatic Discharge

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At the start of this book, we discussed static electricity and how it…

Stepper Motors

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Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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Before the advent of solid-state logic circuits, logical control…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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Calculate the voltage output by the secondary winding of a transformer…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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Most AC motors are induction motors. Induction motors are favored due…

Winding Configurations

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Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

Ammeter Impact on Measured Circuit

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Just like voltmeters, ammeters tend to influence the amount of current…

Embedded Microstrip Impedance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the characteristic impedance of an embedded microstrip.

Electrical Conduction in Semiconductors

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In any electrically conductive substance, what are charge carriers?…

Kirchhoff’s Voltage Law (KVL)

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What is Kirchhoff’s Voltage Law (KVL)? The principle known as…

Design Project: Intercom System

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Design a passive circuit that will create a "split” ( V/-V) power…

Inductor Sizing Equation

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The Inductance Formula     Wheeler’s formulas for…

Circuit Wiring

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So far, we’ve been analyzing single-battery, single-resistor…

Design Project: Sensitive Microphone Amplifier

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Identify which direction each potentiometer wiper must move in this…

Delta-Sigma ADC

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One of the more advanced ADC technologies is the so-called…

Design Project: Logic Probe

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What factors determine where potentiometers Rpot1 and Rpot2 must be…

Tube Parameters

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For bipolar junction transistors, the fundamental measure of…

Successive Approximation ADC

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One method of addressing the digital ramp ADC’s shortcomings is…

Creating Custom Calibration Resistances

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Often in the course of designing and building electrical meter…

Copper Wire Ampacity Table

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Ampacities of copper wire, in free air at 30o C: INSULATION TYPE…

Contributors (1)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Permissive and Interlock Circuits

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A practical application of switch and relay logic is in control…

Common-Emitter Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One NPN transistor—model 2N2222 or 2N3403…

Rules for Antiderivatives

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Constant Rule     Rule of Sums     Rule of…

Inductive Reactance

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Don’t just sit there! Build something!! Learning to mathematically…