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Wound Rotor Induction Motors

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

AC Lab - Automotive Alternator as AC Generator

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, you will use an automotive alternator to generate three-phase AC voltage and learn how alternators can function as both generators and motors.

DC Motor Control Circuits

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

DC Motor Theory

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

555 Lab - LED Flasher with Inductive Flyback

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, build a multiple LED flasher and learn how to use inductive flyback to generate a voltage pulse that is greater than the supply voltage.

Introduction to AC Motors

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After the introduction of the DC electrical distribution system by…

What is Alternating Current (AC)?

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

Contactors

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All About Contactors When a relay is used to switch a large amount of…

Bipolar Junction Transistors as Switches

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Solid-state switching circuits usually keep their constituent…

Design Project: Stepper Motor Driver

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

Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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

Inductive Reactance

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

Boolean Algebra

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

Oscilloscope Trigger Controls

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A very useful tool for observing rotating objects is a strobe light.…

AC Motor Theory

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Electromechanical watt-hour meters use an aluminum disk that is spun…

Lenz’s Law and Faraday’s Law Calculator

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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.

Torque Conversion Calculator

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A tool designed to convert between units of torque

Other Specialized Motors

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

Basic Troubleshooting Strategies

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

Pulse Width Modulation

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

IGBTs

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Because of their insulated gates, IGFETs of all types have extremely…

Solving Unbalanced Wheatstone Bridge Circuits Via Mesh Current Method

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An unbalanced Wheatstone bridge cannot be solved using simple series…

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.

Practical Considerations - Capacitors

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Capacitors, like all electrical components, have limitations that must…

Contributors (6)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

AC Lab - Sensing AC Magnetic Fields

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, you will sense AC magnetic fields using a simple wire coil and learn about AC signal coupling, orientation effects, and the impact of shielding using different materials.

Inductance

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! One of the fundamental principles of…

Fundamentals of SPICE programming

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Programming a circuit simulation with SPICE is much like programming…

Contributors (7)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Performance-Based Assessments for Semiconductor Circuit Competencies

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ElectroStatic Discharge

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

Si Lab - Full-wave Center-tap Rectifier

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In this hands-on semiconductor electronics experiment, build a full-wave rectifier for AC to DC conversion and learn about center-tapped transformers.

Oscilloscope Trigger Controls

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A very useful tool for observing rotating objects is a strobe light.…

Numbers versus Numeration

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It is imperative to understand that the type of numeration system used…

Programmable Logic Technology

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

Re-drawing Complex Schematics

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Typically, complex circuits are not arranged in nice, neat, clean…

Edge Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute for the inductance of an edge coupled trace.

DC Motor Theory

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

Safe Practices

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If at all possible, shut off the power to a circuit before performing…

DC Lab - Sensitive Voltage Detector With Audio Output

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, you will construct a voltage detector with adjustable sensitivity and audio output, and you will learn a method for detecting small electrical signals without an oscilloscope.