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Practical Considerations - Capacitors

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

Soldering

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

Basic Ammeter Use

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Show how this ammeter would be connected to the light bulb circuit to…

Basic Circuit Troubleshooting

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Determine if the light bulb will de-energize for each of the following…

Induction Motor

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

Meter Check of a Diode

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The Functionality of Diode Polarity Being able to determine the…

Copper Wire Ampacity Table

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Ampacities of copper wire, in free air at 30o C:…

Building Simple Resistor Circuits

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In the course of learning about electricity, you will want to…

Edge Coupled Microstrip Impedance Calculator

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This tool helps calculate the impedance of an edge coupled microstrip.

Factors Affecting Inductance

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There are four basic factors of inductor construction determining the…

Questions relating to project management

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Microstrip Inductance Calculator

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This calculator computes the inductance of a microstrip etched on a PCB.

Electrical Connections

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What, exactly, is necessary to establish electrical continuity between…

Practical Considerations - Capacitors

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

Microstrip Max Current Calculator

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A calculator for solving the maximum current a microstrip can handle.

Automotive Alternator

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

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) theory

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

Encoders and Decoders

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What does it mean, in general terms, to encode something? Conversely,…

Basic Electricity Worksheet

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What is the purpose of the switch shown in this schematic diagram?

Stripline Trace Width Calculator

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A calculator designed to calculate the trace width of a stripline based on the maximum current rating

Basic Ohmmeter Use

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Explain how an ohmmeter is able to measure the resistance of a…

Quantum Physics

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

DC Mesh Current Analysis

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

Bandpass Filter Calculator

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This calculates values of the inductance, capacitance of an inductor and capacitor used in a Butterworth LC bandpass filter.

Soldering

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

Op-Amp Data

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Parametric data for all semiconductor op-amp models except the CA3130…

Time-delay Relays

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What are Time-Delay Relays? Some relays are constructed with a kind of…

The Command-line Interface

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If you’ve used DOS or UNIX operating systems before in a…

Ammeter Design

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Ammeters Measure Electrical Current A meter designed to measure…

Introduction to Bipolar Junction Transistors (BJT)

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The invention of the bipolar transistor in 1948 ushered in a…

What Is the Skin Effect?

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The Skin Depth of Copper in Electrical Engineering As previously…

Millman’s Theorem

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

How to Build a Current Mirror Circuit

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PARTS AND MATERIALS   Two NPN transistors—models 2N2222 or…

Active-mode Operation (JFET)

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JFETs, like bipolar transistors, are able to “throttle”…

Absolute dB scales

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Decibel as Absolute Unit of Power It is also possible to use the…

Edge Coupled Microstrip Impedance Calculator

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This tool helps calculate the impedance of an edge coupled microstrip.

Solid-state Relays

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As versatile as electromechanical relays can be, they do suffer many…

Inductors

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! A 5 H inductor is subjected to an electric…

Algebraic Equation Manipulation for Electric Circuits

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The electrical resistance of a conductor at any temperature may be…

Analog-to-Digital Conversion

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The circuit shown here is a four-bit analog-to-digital converter…

Oscillator Circuits

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