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Basic Ohmmeter Use

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

Design Project: Power Inverter

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

Basic Voltmeter Use

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

Factors Affecting Inductance

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There are four basic factors of inductor construction determining the…

Edge Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

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

Practical Considerations - Capacitors

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

Questions relating to project management

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Polyphase Power Systems

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Explain the difference between a balanced polyphase system and an…

Elementary Circuits

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

Printed Circuit Board Layout and Manufacture

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

Broadside Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

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

Special Transformers and Applications

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Impedance Matching Because transformers can step voltage and current…

Trace Resistance Calculator

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This calculator determines the resistance of a microstrip trace

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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Series-Parallel DC Circuits

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

Inductance

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

Electrical Connections

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

Heat Sink Calculator

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This calculator helps determine the maximum temperature a device can withstand

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Boolean Algebra

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Basic Electricity Competencies

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Automotive Alternator

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

Building Simple Resistor Circuits

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

Basic Ammeter Use

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

Series-Parallel DC Circuits

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

Copper Wire Ampacity Table

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

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

Factors Affecting Inductance

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There are four basic factors of inductor construction determining the…

Practical Considerations - Capacitors

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

Induction Motor, Large

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

Microstrip Trace Width Calculator

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

Soldering

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

Inductance

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

Copper Wire Gauge Table

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Solid Cooper Wire Table Size Diameter (inches) Cross-sectional area…

Low-pass Filters

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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.

Heat Sink Calculator

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This calculator helps determine the maximum temperature a device can withstand

Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) theory

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

Ammeter Design

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

Right Triangle Trigonometry

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  A right triangle is defined as having one angle precisely…

Class A BJT Amplifiers

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

How to Use an Ammeter to Measure Current

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Parts and Materials   6-volt battery   6-volt incandescent…

Simple Combination Lock

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4001 quad NOR gate (Radio Shack catalog #…

The Instrumentation Amplifier

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What Is an Instrumentation Amplifier? An instrumentation amplifier…

Universal Shift Registers: Parallel-in, Parallel-out

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The purpose of the parallel-in/ parallel-out shift register is to take…

Electrical Transients

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This chapter explores the response of capacitors and inductors to…

Capacitor Quirks

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As with inductors, the ideal capacitor is a purely reactive device,…

Don’t Care Cells in the Karnaugh Map

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Up to this point we have considered logic reduction problems where…

Negative Feedback

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If we connect the output of an op-amp to its inverting input and apply…

Introduction to Network Theorems

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

Basic Ammeter Use

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

Clipper and Clamper Circuits

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

Introduction to Boolean Algebra

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Mathematical rules are based on the defining limits we place on the…

Intermediate Electromagnetism and Electromagnetic Induction

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

Power Density Calculator

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A tool designed to calculate the power density of an antenna

Binary Subtraction

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We can subtract one binary number from another by using the standard…

Design Project: Logic Probe

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What factors determine where potentiometers Rpot1 and Rpot2 must be…

Parallel Resistor-Capacitor Circuits

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Using the same value components in our series example circuit, we will…