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Make Your Own Multimeter

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

Meter Check of a Diode

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The Functionality of Diode Polarity Being able to determine the…

Edge Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

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

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Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

Re-drawing Complex Schematics

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

Bipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) theory

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

Low-pass Filters

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

Trace Resistance Calculator

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This calculator determines the resistance of a microstrip trace

Heat Sink Calculator

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This calculator helps determine the maximum temperature a device can withstand

Practical Considerations - Capacitors

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

Basic Electricity Worksheet

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

Elementary Circuits

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

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…

Basic Ammeter Use

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

Design Project: Power Inverter

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

Basic Ohmmeter Use

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

Encoders and Decoders

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

Factors Affecting Inductance

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There are four basic factors of inductor construction determining the…

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

Elementary Circuits

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

Electrical Connections

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

Microstrip Trace Width Calculator

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

Meter Check of a Diode

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The Functionality of Diode Polarity Being able to determine the…

Soldering

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

Microstrip Max Current Calculator

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

Heat Sink Calculator

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This calculator helps determine the maximum temperature a device can withstand

Basic Oscilloscope Operation

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

Copper Wire Gauge Table

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

Edge Coupled Trace Inductance Calculator

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

Microstrip Inductance Calculator

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

Building Simple Resistor Circuits

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

Encoders and Decoders

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

Performance-Based Assessments for Basic Electricity Competencies

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Stripline Crosstalk Calculator

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

Creating Custom Calibration Resistances

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Often in the course of designing and building electrical meter…

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Special Transformers and Applications

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Impedance Matching Because transformers can step voltage and current…

Basic Ohmmeter Use

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

Memory Devices

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

Inverting Op-Amp Resistor Calculator

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This calculator determines the bias and feedback of resistors for an inverting op-amp.

Re-drawing Complex Schematics

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

Static Electricity Sensor

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One N-channel junction field-effect transistor,…

Ohm’s Law - How Voltage, Current, and Resistance Relate

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The first, and perhaps most important, the relationship between…

Table (portrait view)

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  Periodic table of chemical elements.

Introduction to Mixed-Frequency AC Signals

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In our study of AC circuits thus far, we’ve explored circuits…

Scientific Notation and Metric Prefixes

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

Resistors Types

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These are the most common types of resistors available. Resistors…

Introduction to Digital Integrated Circuits

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Digital circuits are circuits dealing with signals restricted to the…

Logic Signal Voltage Levels

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Input Voltages for Logic Gates Logic gate circuits are designed to…

Static Electricity

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What does it mean for an object to have an electric charge? Give an…

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.

Sensitive Audio Detector

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PARTS AND MATERIALS High-quality “closed-cup” audio…

Design Project: LED Stroboscope

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A technician uses a stroboscope to “freeze” the rotation of a…

Wire Over Plane Inductance Calculator

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This calculator helps you compute the inductance of a wire-over-plane setup.

Impedance

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

Introduction to Insulated-gate Field-effect Transistors

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As was stated in the last chapter, there is more than one type of…

Safety Grounding

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In simple AC power systems, one of the two conductors is typically…

Non-right Triangle Trigonometry

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The Law of Sines (for any triangle) The Law of Cosines (for any…