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Wheatstone Bridge Calculator

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This calculator helps determine the resistance of a variable resistor within a Wheatstone bridge circuit or the differential voltage created across the bridge terminals.

Pressure Unit Conversion Calculator

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This calculator will convert pressure values to ten different standard units for pressure.

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

ElectroStatic Discharge

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

Signal Modulation

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A modern method of electrical power control involves inserting a…

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Linear Computational Circuitry

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

Instrumentation Amplifier Gain Calculator

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The instrumentation amplifier calculator will assist in the design and analysis of a conventional instrumentation amplifier circuit by calculating the required resistor values and gain.

DC Lab - Thermoelectricity

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, you will build a thermocouple to measure temperature changes and learn about the Seebeck effect.

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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

Parallel Resistor Calculator

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Calculate the equivalent resistance of up to six resistors in parallel with ease while learning how to calculate resistance in parallel and the parallel resistance formula.

ElectroStatic Discharge

Textbook

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

Network Topology

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

Network Protocols

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

Networks and Busses

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

Relay Construction

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Electricity and Magnetism An electric current through a conductor will…

High Voltage Ohmmeters

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

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

DC Lab - Potentiometer as a Rheostat

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, you will use a potentiometer as a variable resistor to control the speed of a motor and learn how to connect a potentiometer as a rheostat.

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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

Stepper Motors

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Stepper Motor vs Servo Motor A stepper motor is a…

Electrical Isolation

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SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Winding Configurations

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Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

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

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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

Pressure Unit Conversion Calculator

Tools

This calculator will convert pressure values to ten different standard units for pressure.

DC Lab - Thermoelectricity

Textbook

In this hands-on electronics experiment, you will build a thermocouple to measure temperature changes and learn about the Seebeck effect.

Lorentz Force Calculator

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This calculator will determine the combined Lorentz force exerted on a charged particle moving through both an electric field and a magnetic field.

Wheatstone Bridge Calculator

Tools

This calculator helps determine the resistance of a variable resistor within a Wheatstone bridge circuit or the differential voltage created across the bridge terminals.

CMOS Gate Circuitry

Textbook

Up until this point, our analysis of transistor logic circuits has…

Finite State Machines

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Up to now, every circuit that was presented was a combinatorial…

Quantum Devices

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Most integrated circuits are digital, based on MOS (CMOS) transistors.…

Common-Emitter Amplifier

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

Divided Feedback

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If we add a voltage divider to the negative feedback wiring so that…

AC Generator Theory

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If an electric current is passed through this wire, which direction…

Design Project: Sensitive Microphone Amplifier

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Identify which direction each potentiometer wiper must move in this…

Rules for Antiderivatives

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Constant Rule     Rule of Sums     Rule of…

Millman’s Theorem Revisited

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You may have wondered where we got that strange equation for the…

Reflection Attenuator Calculator

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This tool is designed to calculate the value of resistance R1 in a reflection attenuator.

Boolean Algebra

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

Metric Notation

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The metric system, besides being a collection of measurement units for…

Oscillator Circuits

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

Ohm’s Law Practice Worksheet With Answers

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Define the following terms: energy, work, and power.

Hysteresis

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Thyristors are a class of semiconductor components exhibiting…

Early Tube History

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Thomas Edison, that prolific American inventor, is often credited with…

The Importance of Electrical Safety

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With this lesson, I hope to avoid a common mistake found in…

Winding Configurations

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Transformers with Multiple Secondaries Transformers are very versatile…

Permanent Magnets

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Centuries ago, it was discovered that certain types of mineral rock…

Series Circuit Rules

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Current Components in a series circuit share the same current: Itotal…