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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.

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.

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.

Light-Pulse Switch

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

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

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

ElectroStatic Discharge

Textbook

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…

Thyristors

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

Ohm’s Law (again!)

Textbook

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

AC Instrumentation Transducers

Textbook

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

What Is the Skin Effect?

Textbook

The Skin Depth of Copper in Electrical Engineering As previously…

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.

Soldering

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

Instrumentation Amplifier Gain Calculator

Tools

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.

Physiological Effects of Electricity

Textbook

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

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.

Superconducting Devices

Textbook

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

Physical Effects of Electricity

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Certain substances are known to physically deform (shorten or…

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Quantum Physics

Textbook

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

Timer Circuits

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

Pulse Width Modulation

Textbook

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

Electric Shock

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

Time-Delay Electromechanical Relays

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What does the normal status of an electrical switch refer to?…

Synchronous Motors

Textbook

Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Read-Only Memory (ROM)

Textbook

Read-only memory (ROM) is similar in design to static or dynamic RAM…

Rectangle Loop Inductance Calculator

Tools

This calculator helps you compute the inductance of a rectangle loop.

Sources of Electricity

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What is the difference between DC and AC electricity? Identify some…

Resistor Color Codes

Textbook

Try out our Resistor Color Code Calculator in our Tools section.…

Solid-state Relays

Textbook

Limitations of Electromechanical Relays As versatile as…

Speed Distance Time Calculator

Tools

This calculator will solve for either distance, time, or speed given two of the three parameters.

Transistors, Bipolar

Textbook

There are not too many circuit symbols for bipolar transistors. There…

Conductor Size

Textbook

It should be common-sense knowledge that liquids flow through…

Likely Failures in Unproven Systems

Textbook

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

Induction Motor, Large

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS AC power source: 120VAC Capacitor, 3.3 µF…

Synchronous Condenser

Textbook

Synchronous motors load the power line with a leading power factor.…

Noise Figure and Noise Temperature Calculator

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This calculator computes the noise figure and noise temperature in a system

Potentiometers

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

Electrical Signal Types

Textbook

With BogusBus, our signals were very simple and straightforward: each…

Snell’s Law Calculator

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Given three of the four input parameters (refractive indices, angles of incidence, and refraction) this tool calculates the missing variable based on Snell's law.

Synchronous Counters

Textbook

What is a Synchronous Counter? A synchronous counter, in contrast to…

Basic AC-DC Power Supplies

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

Properties of Exponents

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Product of Powers Property am an = am+n   Power of a Product…