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Motor Control Circuits

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The interlock contacts installed in the previous section’s motor…

Design Project: DC Motor

Worksheets - Industrial

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

Boolean Algebra

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

Flyback Switch Mode Regulator Calculator

Tools

A calculator for computing several parameters needed in the design of a flyback switch mode regulator

CMOS 555 Long Duration Flyback LED Flasher

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two AAA Batteries Battery Clip (Radio Shack…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

Worksheets - Industrial

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

Stepper Motors

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

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Induction Motor

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

Automotive Alternator

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

Induction Motor, Large

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

Reluctance Motor

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

AC Commutator Motors

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Charles Proteus Steinmetz’s first job after arriving in America…

Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

Worksheets - Industrial

As an electric current is passed through a coil of wire, it creates a…

DC Generator Theory

Worksheets - Industrial

Generators used in battery-charging systems must be regulated so as to…

Lenz’s Law and Faraday’s Law Calculator

Tools

This calculator uses Faraday's and Lenz's laws to calculate the magnitude and polarity of the induced electromotive force (EMF) caused by a change in magnetic flux through a closed-loop coil.

DC Motor Control Circuits

Worksheets - Industrial

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

DC Motor Theory

Worksheets - Industrial

If the ends of a wire loop are attached to two half-circular metal…

Tesla Polyphase Induction Motors

Textbook

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

Stepper Motor Calculator

Tools

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

Inductive Reactance

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

Pressure Unit Conversion Calculator

Tools

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

Shift Registers: Serial-in, Serial-out

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Serial-in, serial-out shift registers delay data by one clock time for…

Design Project: Sensitive Audio Detector

Worksheets - Industrial

The choice of step-down transformers to use in a project such as this…

Basic AC-DC Power Supplies

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

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Static Electricity

Worksheets - Industrial

What does it mean for an object to have an electric charge? Give an…

Introduction to Mixed-Frequency AC Signals

Textbook

In our study of AC circuits thus far, we’ve explored circuits…

Printed Circuit Board Layout and Manufacture

Worksheets - Industrial

When a PCB designer speaks of dimensions in thous or mils, what does…

Using Multiple Combinational Circuits

Textbook

As an example of using several circuits together, we are going to make…

Stripline Max Current Calculator

Tools

A calculator designed to calculate the maximum current that a stripline can handle

Pi Attenuator Calculator

Tools

This calculator helps you determine the values of the resistors R1 and R2 to be used for a Pi Attenuator.

Lenz’s Law and Faraday’s Law Calculator

Tools

This calculator uses Faraday's and Lenz's laws to calculate the magnitude and polarity of the induced electromotive force (EMF) caused by a change in magnetic flux through a closed-loop coil.

Derivatives of Power Functions of e

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Example Derivatives of e Proportionality Constant When we say that a…

The Exclusive-OR Function: The XOR Gate

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What Is an XOR Gate? One element conspicuously missing from the set of…

Basic Oscilloscope Operation

Worksheets - Industrial

An oscilloscope is a very useful piece of electronic test equipment.…

Biasing Techniques (JFET)

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Capacitor Quirks

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As with inductors, the ideal capacitor is a purely reactive device,…

Nonlinear OpAmp Circuits

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

Contributors (7)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Contributors (12)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…