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What is Alternating Current (AC)?

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Most students of electricity begin their study with what is known as…

Brushless DC Motor

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Brushless DC motors were developed from conventional brushed DC motors…

Reluctance Motor

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The variable reluctance motor is based on the principle that an…

Induction Motor, Large

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

AC Motor Control Circuits

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Perhaps the most challenging aspect of interpreting ladder diagrams,…

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Design Project: DC Motor

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The armature windings of your DC motor will have very low resistance.…

Linear Computational Circuitry

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

Polyphase Motor Design

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AC Motors Perhaps the most important benefit of polyphase AC power…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

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

Other Specialized Motors

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Shaded Pole Induction Motor An easy way to provide starting torque to…

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

DC Motor Control Circuits

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How is it possible to electrically measure the torque output by a…

Automotive Alternator

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Project Parts and Materials Automotive alternator (one required, but…

Single-phase Induction Motors

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A three-phase motor may be run from a single-phase power source.…

Servo Motor Systems

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Explain the operation of this “H-bridge” motor control circuit: At…

Design Project: Stepper Motor Driver

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At first it may seem pointless to have the four buffer gates following…

Basic Troubleshooting Strategies

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A chandelier has five light bulbs in it, and one of them is not…

Selsyn (Synchro) Motors

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Normally, the rotor windings of a wound rotor induction motor are…

Induction Motor

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

Stepper Motor Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the maximum speed, minimum time per step and maximum power of a stepper motor

Wound Rotor Induction Motors

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A wound rotor induction motor has a stator like a squirrel cage…

Introduction to Conductance and Conductors

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

The Triode

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De Forest’s Audion tube came to be known as the triode tube…

Phase-locked Loops

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Asymmetric Stripline Impedance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the characteristic impedance of an asymmetric stripline

Vol II. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Mixed-Frequency Signals

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What is a harmonic frequency? If an oscillator circuit outputs a…

Arithmetic Properties

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Associative Property In addition and multiplication, terms may be…

Series and Parallel Inductors

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When inductors are connected in series, the total inductance is the…

Solid-state Relays

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Limitations of Electromechanical Relays As versatile as…

Trigonometric Derivatives

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    RELATED WORKSHEETS: Calculus for Electric Circuits…

What is Alternating Current (AC)?

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Most students of electricity begin their study with what is known as…

Gas Discharge Tubes

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If you’ve ever witnessed a lightning storm, you’ve seen…

Introduction to Shift Registers

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Shift registers, like counters, are a form of sequential logic.…

Transistor Ratings and Packages (IGFET)

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Contributors (16)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Series-Parallel Combination AC Circuits

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

Antiderivatives of Power Functions of e

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  Note: this is a very unique and useful property of e. As in…

Sensitive Audio Detector

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PARTS AND MATERIALS High-quality “closed-cup” audio…

Simple AC Circuit Calculations

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

Circuit Components

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Remember that this tutorial is not exhaustive by any means, and that…