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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.

Tube Lab - Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, build an audio amplifier using a vacuum tube (triode) and learn about voltage transformers, how to build a high-voltage DC power supply, and how to use a transformer for impedance matching.

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.

Signal Modulation

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A modern method of electrical power control involves inserting a…

Linear Computational Circuitry

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

Pressure Unit Conversion Calculator

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

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.

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

AC Lab - Sensing AC Magnetic Fields

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, you will sense AC magnetic fields using a simple wire coil and learn about AC signal coupling, orientation effects, and the impact of shielding using different materials.

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…

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.

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

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 Lab - Induction Motor

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, build a simple AC permanent capacitor split-phase induction motor and learn the principles of AC induction motor function.

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Network Topology

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

Relay Construction

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Electricity and Magnetism An electric current through a conductor will…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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

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.

High Voltage Ohmmeters

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

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Parallel Resistor Calculator

Tools

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.

Network Protocols

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

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…

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Pressure Unit Conversion Calculator

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

ElectroStatic Discharge

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

Electrical Isolation

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SPICE analysis of Electrical Isolation Aside from the ability to…

AC Lab - Large Induction Motor

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, build a large AC permanent capacitor split-phase induction motor and learn the principles of AC induction motor function.

Networks and Busses

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

Fundamentals of SPICE programming

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Programming a circuit simulation with SPICE is much like programming…

Karnaugh Maps, Truth Tables, and Boolean Expressions

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Who Developed the Karnaugh Map? Maurice Karnaugh, a…

Counter Modulus

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Inverting and Noninverting OpAmp Voltage Amplifier Circuits

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

Wire-by-Number project kit introduction

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Wire-by-Number project: simple voltage divider Description: Build a…

Arithmetic with Scientific Notation

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The benefits of scientific notation do not end with ease of writing…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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

Memory with moving parts: “Drives”

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The earliest forms of digital data storage involving moving parts was…

OpAmp Oscillator Circuits

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

Vol III. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

How to Calculate Power in a Series and Parallel Circuit

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When calculating the power dissipation of resistive components, we can…

The DIAC

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Like all diodes, Shockley diodes are unidirectional devices; that is,…

AC Lab - Musical Keyboard as a Signal Generator

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, an electronic musical keyboard will be used as a variable-frequency AC signal generator to learn the difference between AC amplitude and frequency.

Digital Signals and Gates

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While the binary numeration system is an interesting mathematical…

555 Lab - Blue LED Flasher With Voltage Doubler

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, build a blue LED flasher using a 555 timer and learn the basic theory of a voltage doubler using a transistor switch and a capacitor.

AC Negative Feedback OpAmp Circuits

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

General Troubleshooting Tips

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When first approaching a failed or otherwise misbehaving system, the…

Data Flow

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Buses and networks are designed to allow communication to occur…

Torque Conversion Calculator

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A tool designed to convert between units of torque

Electrical Conduction in Semiconductors

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