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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

Textbook

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.

Inductance

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

Factors Affecting Inductance

Textbook

There are four basic factors of inductor construction determining the…

Broadside Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

Tools

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

Practical Considerations - Capacitors

Textbook

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

Broadside Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

Tools

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

Printed Circuit Board Layout and Manufacture

Worksheets - Layout

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

Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) theory

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

Stripline Max Current Calculator

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

Wire Microstrip Impedance Calculator

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A helpful tool for calculating the impedance of a wire microstrip.

Simple Circuits

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Shown here is the schematic symbol for a resistor: What is the purpose…

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 Oscilloscope Operation

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

Microstrip Max Current Calculator

Tools

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

Low-pass Filters

Textbook

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

Microstrip Wavelength Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the guided wavelength inside a microstrip.

Induction Motor, Large

Textbook

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

Automotive Alternator

Textbook

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

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

Minterm vs Maxterm Solution

Textbook

So far we have been finding Sum-Of-Product (SOP) solutions to logic…

Series-Parallel DC Circuits

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

Building Simple Resistor Circuits

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

Polyphase Power Systems

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Explain the difference between a balanced polyphase system and an…

Boolean Algebra

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

Stripline Crosstalk Calculator

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This tool is designed to calculate cross-talk coefficient and coupled voltage for a stripline

Time Constant Equations

Textbook

Value of time constant in series RC and RL circuits   Time…

Design Project: Audio Media-Based Signal Generator

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Identify some different ways you can create the sine-wave audio tracks…

Vectors and AC Waveforms

Textbook

OK, so how exactly can we represent AC quantities of voltage or…

Transistor as a Switch

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries One NPN…

Performance-Based Assessments for Basic Electricity Competencies

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ElectroStatic Discharge

Textbook

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

Rectangle Loop Inductance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the inductance of a rectangle loop.

Edge-triggered Latches: Flip-Flops

Textbook

So far, we’ve studied both S-R and D latch circuits with enable…

SPICE Quirks

Textbook

“Garbage in, garbage out.” —Anonymous SPICE is a…

Design Project: Signal Generator

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Explain the principle of operation for the particular integrated…

Bridged-Tee Attenuator Calculator

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This calculator helps you determine the values of the resistors R1 and R2 to be used for a bridged-tee attenuator.

Vol I. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Practical considerations - Digital Communication

Textbook

A principal consideration for industrial control networks, where the…

Transistor Biasing Calculations

Textbook

Although transistor switching circuits operate without bias, it is…

Computational Circuits

Textbook

When someone mentions the word “computer,” a digital…

Numbers and Symbols

Textbook

The expression of numerical quantities is something we tend to take…

Power Supply Circuits

Textbook

There are three major kinds of power supplies: unregulated (also…

Convert MCD to Lumens

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This calculator is useful for calculating the luminous flux for LEDs where the angle is known.

Design Project: Power Inverter

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

Simple Parallel Circuits

Textbook

On this page, we’ll outline the three principles you should…