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Servo Motor Systems

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Explain the operation of this “H-bridge” motor control circuit: At…

Digital-to-Analog Conversion

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If a pulse-width modulated (PWM) signal is sent to a passive…

Resistors

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Because the relationship between voltage, current, and resistance in…

Basic Troubleshooting Strategies

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A chandelier has five light bulbs in it, and one of them is not…

The Common-collector Amplifier

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Our next transistor configuration to study is a bit simpler for gain…

Synchronous Motors

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Single Phase Synchronous Motors Single-phase synchronous motors are…

Class B Audio Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries Dual operational amplifier,…

Battery Ratings

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Because batteries create current flow in a circuit by exchanging…

Special Diodes

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Measurements of AC Magnitude

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So far we know that AC voltage alternates in polarity and AC current…

Power Conversion Circuits

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Low-pass Filters

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

The Silicon-Controlled Rectifier (SCR)

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Shockley Diodes and Silicon Controlled Rectifiers (SCRs) Shockley…

Kirchhoff’s Laws

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

Voltmeter Usage

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Multimeter, digital or analog Assorted batteries…

Rectifying Diodes

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AC Power

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If a sinusoidal voltage is applied to an impedance with a phase angle…

Single-phase Induction Motors

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A three-phase motor may be run from a single-phase power source.…

Fuses

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Normally, the ampacity rating of a conductor is a circuit design…

Voltage Divider Circuits

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Example Circuits and Netlists

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The following circuits are pre-tested netlists for SPICE 2g6, complete…

Basic Logic Gates

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Identify the type of logic gate shown in this schematic diagram, and…

Special Diodes

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DC Bridge Circuits

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Protective Relays

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A special type of relay is one that monitors the current, voltage,…

Ohm’s Law Practice Worksheet With Answers

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Define the following terms: energy, work, and power.

Nonlinear OpAmp Circuits

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Calculus for Electric Circuits

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! Calculus is a branch of mathematics that…

Capacitor Charge and Time Constant Calculator

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This calculator computes for the capacitor charge time and energy, given the supply voltage and the added series resistance.

555 Monostable Multivibrator

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

Linear Computational Circuitry

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Series-Parallel DC Circuits

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Circuits and the Speed of Light

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Suppose we had a simple one-battery, one-lamp circuit controlled by a…

DC Branch Current Analysis

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Capacitive Reactance

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Three-phase Power Systems

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What is Split-Phase Power Systems? Split-phase power systems achieve…

Factors Affecting Capacitance

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There are three basic factors of capacitor construction determining…

Power Supply Circuits

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

Class A BJT Amplifiers

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Don’t Care Cells in the Karnaugh Map

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

555 Hysteretic Oscillator

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

Simple Series Circuits

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

Numbers versus Numeration

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It is imperative to understand that the type of numeration system used…

Make Your Own Multimeter

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

Contributors (15)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Copper Wire Gauge Table

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

Beam Power Tubes

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In the beam power tube, the basic four-element structure of the…

Temperature Coefficient of Resistance

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It is a common phenomenon for the electrical resistance of a substance…

Diode Switching Circuits

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Diodes can perform switching and digital logic operations. Forward and…

Example Circuits and Netlists

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The following circuits are pre-tested netlists for SPICE 2g6, complete…

High-impedance Voltmeter

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Operational amplifier, model TL082 recommended…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

Digital Communication

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Rectifier Circuits

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Superconducting Devices

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Superconducting devices, though not widely used, have some unique…

DC Mesh Current Analysis

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Stripline Max Current Calculator

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

Elementary Circuits

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

Op-Amp Voltage and Gain Calculator

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A calculator for computing the gain and output voltage of an operational amplifier

JFET Amplifiers

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