Categories

Getting Started with HALCoGen

In partnership with Texas Instruments

This video provides a brief overview of how to use HALCoGen (Hardware Abstraction Layer Code…

Getting Started with HALCoGen

In partnership with Texas Instruments

This video provides a brief overview of how to use HALCoGen (Hardware Abstraction Layer Code…

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

Textbook

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

ElectroStatic Discharge

Textbook

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

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

Textbook

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

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

Textbook

The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Winding Configurations

Textbook

Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

AC Instrumentation Transducers

Textbook

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

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

Worksheets - Safety

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

Relay Construction

Textbook

Electricity and Magnetism An electric current through a conductor will…

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

Worksheets - Safety

Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

High Voltage Ohmmeters

Textbook

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

Synchronous Motors

Textbook

Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Network Protocols

Textbook

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

Networks and Busses

Textbook

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

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

Textbook

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

Network Topology

Textbook

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

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

Textbook

Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Kirchhoff’s Laws

Worksheets - Safety

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

Electrical Isolation

Textbook

SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

Stepper Motors

Textbook

Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

Textbook

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

Optoelectronic Devices

Worksheets - Safety

In this circuit, the electric motor is supposed to turn on whenever…

Negative Feedback

Textbook

If we connect the output of an op-amp to its inverting input and apply…

Series Batteries

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries One 9-volt battery  …

Common-Emitter Amplifier

Textbook

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

Rate-of-change Indicator

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6 volt batteries Capacitor, 0.1 µF…

Safe Practices

Textbook

If at all possible, shut off the power to a circuit before performing…

Bipolar Junction Transistors in Active Mode

Worksheets - Safety

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

Basic Electricity Worksheet

Worksheets - Safety

What is the purpose of the switch shown in this schematic diagram?

Pi Attenuator Calculator

Tools

This calculator helps you determine the values of the resistors R1 and R2 to be used for a Pi Attenuator.

Bipolar Junction Transistors

Textbook

The bipolar junction transistor (BJT) was named because its operation…

The Common-source Amplifier (JFET)

Textbook

RELATED WORKSHEETS: JFET Amplifiers Worksheet

Performance-Based Assessments for AC Circuit Competencies

Worksheets - Safety

(Template)

Contributors (12)

Textbook

Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

The Exclusive-OR Function: The XOR Gate

Textbook

What Is an XOR Gate? One element conspicuously missing from the set of…

Monostable Multivibrators

Textbook

We’ve already seen one example of a monostable multivibrator in…

Network Protocols

Textbook

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

Permissive and Interlock Circuits

Textbook

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

Peak, Average, and RMS Measurements

Worksheets - Safety

How is it possible to assign a fixed value of voltage or current (such…

Questions to Ask Before Proceeding

Textbook

Has the system ever worked before? If yes, has anything happened to…

Tank Circuit Resonance Calculator

Tools

This calculator computes the resonant frequency of a tank circuit