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Soldering

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Both soldering irons and soldering guns are tools used in the process…

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Physiological Effects of Electricity

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Most of us have experienced some form of electric “shock,”…

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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

Timer Circuits

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

Electric Shock

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It is sometimes said regarding electrical safety that, Ït’s not the…

Quantum Physics

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“I think it is safe to say that no one understands quantum…

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Signal Modulation

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A modern method of electrical power control involves inserting a…

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.

Soldering

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Both soldering irons and soldering guns are tools used in the process…

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.

What Is the Skin Effect?

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The Skin Depth of Copper in Electrical Engineering As previously…

Skin Depth Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate skin depth based on the conductive material being used and the frequency of the signal.

Physiological Effects of Electricity

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Most of us have experienced some form of electric “shock,”…

Light-Pulse Switch

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It is fairly important to use large value resistors (10 MΩ works…

Superconducting Devices

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Superconducting devices, though not widely used, have some unique…

Pulse Width Modulation

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Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) uses digital signals to control power…

Design Project: Pulse-Width Modulation (PWM) Signal Generator

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What shape of voltage waveform would you expect to measure (using an…

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.

Thyristors

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

Ohm’s Law (again!)

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A common phrase heard in reference to electrical safety goes something…

Physical Effects of Electricity

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Certain substances are known to physically deform (shorten or…

Design Project: Audio Media-Based Signal Generator

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Identify some different ways you can create the sine-wave audio tracks…

Binary Count Sequence

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If we examine a four-bit binary count sequence from 0000 to 1111, a…

DC Lab - Series Batteries

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, you will connect batteries in series and learn the relationship between the individual battery voltages and the total series voltage.

Branch Current Method Analysis

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The most straightforward DC network analysis technique is the branch…

Microprocessor Programming

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What is the difference between a JMP (“jump”) instruction and a…

Contributors (6)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Inductor Voltage and Current Relationship

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Inductors do not have a stable “resistance” as conductors…

Sensing AC Magnetic Fields

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Audio detector with headphones Electromagnet coil…

Wavelength (TEM) Calculator

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This calculator determines the wavelength of a signal given the frequency and dielectric constant.

Input and Output Coupling

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To overcome the challenge of creating necessary DC bias voltage for an…

Simple AC Circuit Calculations

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Over the course of the next few chapters, you will learn that AC…

Linear Computational Circuitry

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

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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

Diode Ratings

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In addition to forward voltage drop (Vf) and peak inverse voltage…

Programmable Logic Technology

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Define the following acronyms as they apply to digital logic circuits:…

What Are Zener Diodes?

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What Is a Zener Diode? A Zener diode is a special type of rectifying…

Likely Failures in Unproven Systems

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“All men are liable to error;” —John Locke Whereas…

Single-ended and Differential Amplifiers

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For ease of drawing complex circuit diagrams, electronic amplifiers…

Temperature Coefficients of Resistance Table

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Temperature coefficient (α) per degree C: Material Element/Alloy…

Don’t Care Cells in the Karnaugh Map

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Up to this point we have considered logic reduction problems where…