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Soldering

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

Physiological Effects of Electricity

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

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Ohm’s Law (again!)

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

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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

Pulse Width Modulation

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

Superconducting Devices

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

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

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

Emergency Response

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Despite lock-out/tag-out procedures and multiple repetitions of…

Soldering

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

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…

Physical Effects of Electricity

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Certain substances are known to physically deform (shorten or…

Electric Shock

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

What Is the Skin Effect?

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The Skin Depth of Copper in Electrical Engineering As previously…

Physiological Effects of Electricity

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

Timer Circuits

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

Thyristors

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

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.

Light-Pulse Switch

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

ElectroStatic Discharge

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

Quantum Physics

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

Capacitor Charge and Time Constant Calculator

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This calculator computes for the capacitor charge time and energy, given the supply voltage and the added series resistance.

Contributors (6)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Contributors (10)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Switch Contact Design

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A switch can be constructed with any mechanism bringing two conductors…

Logic Signal Voltage Levels

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Input Voltages for Logic Gates Logic gate circuits are designed to…

Friis Transmission Calculator

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This calculator computes the power received by an antenna using Friis formula

Introduction to Conductance and Conductors

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By now you should be well aware of the correlation between electrical…

Creating Custom Calibration Resistances

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Often in the course of designing and building electrical meter…

555 Ramp Generator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 470 µF…

Voltmeter Design

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Suppose I were about to measure an unknown voltage with a manual-range…

Signal Modulation

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A modern method of electrical power control involves inserting a…

JFET Current Regulator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One N-channel junction field-effect transistor,…

Series Resistor-Inductor Circuits

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In the previous section, we explored what would happen in simple…

Enhancement-type IGFETs

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Non-Inverting Op-Amp Resistor Calculator

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This calculator determines the bias and feedback of resistors for a non-inverting Op-Amp

Contributors (9)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Waveguides

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A waveguide is a special form of transmission line consisting of a…

The R/2R DAC (Digital-to-Analog Converter)

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The R/2R DAC circuit is an alternative to the binary-weighted-input…

Flash ADC

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Also called the parallel A/D converter, this circuit is the simplest…

Resistor Color Code Calculator and Chart (4-band, 5-band or 6-band)

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A handy tool for reading resistor color code values