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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…

Make Your Own Multimeter

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

Basic Ohmmeter Use

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

Voltmeter Design

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

Elementary Circuits

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In the simplest terms you can think of, define what an electrical…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

Trace Resistance Calculator

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This calculator determines the resistance of a microstrip trace

Simple Circuits

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

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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Many electronic circuits use what is called a split or a dual power…

Heat Sink Calculator

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This calculator helps determine the maximum temperature a device can withstand

Performance-Based Assessments for Basic Electricity Competencies

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Low-pass Filters

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

Practical Considerations - Capacitors

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

Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) theory

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

Basic Circuit Troubleshooting

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

Encoders and Decoders

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

Polyphase Power Systems

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Explain the difference between a balanced polyphase system and an…

Special Transformers and Applications

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Impedance Matching Because transformers can step voltage and current…

Mutual Inductance and Basic Operation

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Behaviors of Inductors wrapped around a Conductive Core Suppose we…

Microstrip Crosstalk Calculator

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

Basic Circuit Troubleshooting

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

Questions relating to project management

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NAME:…

Automotive Alternator

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

Basic Ammeter Use

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

Microstrip Trace Width Calculator

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

Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) theory

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Basic Electricity Competencies

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Re-drawing Complex Schematics

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

Basic Voltmeter Use

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

Induction Motor, Large

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

Broadside Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

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

Edge Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

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

Basic Electricity Worksheet

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

Microstrip Inductance Calculator

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

Trace Resistance Calculator

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This calculator determines the resistance of a microstrip trace

Microstrip Impedance Calculator

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

Embedded Microstrip Impedance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the characteristic impedance of an embedded microstrip.

Electrical Connections

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

Basic Oscilloscope Operation

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

555 Schmitt Trigger

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One 9V Battery Battery Clip (Radio Shack catalog #…

PWM Power Controller

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries One capacitor, 100 µF…

Other Diode Technologies

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Varicap or varactor diodes A variable capacitance diode is known as a…

Ammeter Design

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What would happen to this meter movement, if connected directly to a…

Active Versus Passive Devices

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Passive Devices Components incapable of controlling current by means…

Binary Math Circuits

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Add the following binary numbers:

AC Inductor Circuits

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Resistors vs. Inductors Inductors do not behave the same way as…

Inductor Sizing Equation

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The Inductance Formula     Wheeler’s formulas for…

Inductor Commutating Circuits

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A popular use of diodes is for the mitigation of inductive…

Quantum Physics

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

Parallel Batteries

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6-volt batteries 12-volt light bulb, 25 or 50…

General Troubleshooting Tips

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When first approaching a failed or otherwise misbehaving system, the…

Encoders and Decoders

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

Contributors (4)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

The “Buffer” Gate

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If we were to connect two inverter gates together so that the output…

AC Bridge Circuits

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As we saw with DC measurement circuits, the circuit configuration…

Insulated-gate Field-effect Transistors (MOSFET)

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The Insulated-Gate Field-Effect Transistor (IGFET), also known as…

Modern Nonmechanical Memory

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Now we can proceed to studying specific types of digital storage…

Semiconductor Manufacturing Techniques

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The manufacture of only silicon based semiconductors is described…

Series R, L, and C

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Let’s take the following example circuit and analyze it:  …