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Practical Considerations - Capacitors

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

Broadside Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the inductance of a broadside coupled trace.

Printed Circuit Board Layout and Manufacture

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

Mutual Inductance and Basic Operation

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Behaviors of Inductors wrapped around a Conductive Core Suppose we…

Edge Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

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

Factors Affecting Inductance

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There are four basic factors of inductor construction determining the…

Inductance

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

Edge Coupled Microstrip Impedance Calculator

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

Building Simple Resistor Circuits

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

Heat Sink Calculator

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This calculator helps determine the maximum temperature a device can withstand

Soldering

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

Printed Circuit Board Layout and Manufacture

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

Factors Affecting Inductance

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There are four basic factors of inductor construction determining the…

Trace Resistance Calculator

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This calculator determines the resistance of a microstrip trace

Microstrip Max Current Calculator

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

Make Your Own Multimeter

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Sensitive meter movement (Radio Shack catalog #…

Special Transformers and Applications

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Impedance Matching Because transformers can step voltage and current…

Basic Voltmeter Use

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What will this voltmeter register when connected to a battery as shown…

Basic Oscilloscope Operation

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

Stripline Max Current Calculator

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

Microstrip Impedance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the characteristic impedance of a microstrip.

Mutual Inductance and Basic Operation

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Behaviors of Inductors wrapped around a Conductive Core Suppose we…

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Performance-Based Assessments for Basic Electricity Competencies

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Design Project: Power Inverter

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A common topology for DC-AC power converter circuits uses a pair of…

Questions relating to project management

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Low-pass Filters

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By definition, a low-pass filter is a circuit offering easy passage to…

Sources of Electricity

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

Inductors

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Mutual Inductance

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If two coils of wire are brought into close proximity with each other…

OpAmp Oscillator Circuits

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

555 Audio Oscillator

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 0.1 µF,…

Definite Integrals and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus

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Parallel Circuit Rules

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Components in a parallel circuit share the same voltage: Etotal = E1…

Microstrip Trace Width Calculator

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This tool is designed to compute for the trace width of a microstrip

Introduction to Network Theorems

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Anyone who’s studied geometry should be familiar with the…

DC Bridge Circuits

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

Likely Failures in Unproven Systems

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

Conductor Size

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

Microcontroller Principles

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Read the following quotation, and then research the term…

AC Network Analysis

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

Unit Conversion Calculator

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Convert to and from different units of length, weight, power, temperature and torque

Measurement Circuits

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Figure below shows a photodiode amplifier for measuring low levels of…

Voltmeter Design

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Suppose I were about to measure an unknown voltage with a manual-range…

What Are Electric Circuits?

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You might have been wondering how charges can continuously flow in a…

Series Batteries

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries One 9-volt battery Actually,…

Scientific Notation and Metric Prefixes

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Write the following exponential expressions in expanded form: 101 =…