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

Practical Considerations - Transformers

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Power Capacity As has already been observed, transformers must be well…

Fuses

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

AC Lab - Using a Transformer to Build a 12 VAC Power Supply

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, build a 12 V alternating current (AC) power supply using a step-down transformer and learn about transformer operation and the purpose of tapped windings.

Input and Output Coupling

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To overcome the challenge of creating necessary DC bias voltage for an…

Class C BJT Amplifiers

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A common class of operation used in radio-frequency (RF) amplifier…

CMOS Gate Circuitry

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Up until this point, our analysis of transistor logic circuits has…

Logic Signal Voltage Levels

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

Some Examples with AC Circuits

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Let’s connect three AC voltage sources in series and use complex…

Basic AC-DC Power Supplies

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

Power Conversion Circuits

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

Tube Lab - Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, build an audio amplifier using a vacuum tube (triode) and learn about voltage transformers, how to build a high-voltage DC power supply, and how to use a transformer for impedance matching.

Clipper and Clamper Circuits

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

Transistor Biasing Calculations

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Although transistor switching circuits operate without bias, it is…

Step-up, Step-down, and Isolation Transformers

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

Autotransformers

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How much voltage is there between the following pairs of points in…

Characteristic Impedance

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The Parallel Wires of Infinite Length Suppose, though, that we had a…

Protective Relays

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

Reluctance Motor

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The variable reluctance motor is based on the principle that an…

Basic Voltmeter Use

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

DC Lab - Potato Battery

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, you will create a battery from a potato (yes! a potato) and learn about the relationship between chemical energy and electric energy.

Derivatives of Power Functions of e

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Example Derivatives of e Proportionality Constant When we say that a…

Gas Discharge Tubes

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If you’ve ever witnessed a lightning storm, you’ve seen…

Si Lab - A Simple BJT Current Mirror Circuit

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In this hands-on semiconductor electronics experiment, build a simple current mirror using matched bipolar junction transistors (BJTs) and learn about current mirror circuit limitations, the temperature dependence of BJTs, and thermal runaway.

Basic Algebra and Graphing for Electric Circuits

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Many different equations used in the analysis of electric circuits may…

555 Lab - Schmitt Trigger

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, build a Schmitt trigger using a 555 timer and learn about hysteresis and the inner workings of the extremely versatile 555 timer IC.

PN Junctions

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Flyback Switch Mode Regulator Calculator

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A calculator for computing several parameters needed in the design of a flyback switch mode regulator

Fundamentals of Radio Communication

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What does the acronym RF stand form, in reference to radio-related…

Single-phase Power Systems

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Single phase power system schematic diagram shows little about the…

Ohm’s Law Practice Worksheet With Answers

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

AC Lab - Automotive Alternator as AC Generator

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In this hands-on AC electronics experiment, you will use an automotive alternator to generate three-phase AC voltage and learn how alternators can function as both generators and motors.

Analog Lab - Class B Audio Amplifier

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, build a Class B push-pull audio amplifier to drive a speaker and learn about crossover distortion and how to minimize it using negative feedback.

Coil Inductance Calculator

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This calculator computes the inductance of a wire coil.

Inductors

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∫f(x) dx Calculus alert! A 5 H inductor is subjected to an electric…

Vol II. Credits

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All entries arranged in alphabetical order of surname. Major…

Rectifier Circuits

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What is Rectification? Now we come to the most popular application of…

AC Metrology

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In power distribution systems, it is very important to be able to…

Algebraic Substitution for Electric Circuits

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There are two basic Ohm’s Law equations: one relating voltage,…

RF Power Conversion Calculator

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A tool designed to convert RF power from watts to decibels and vice versa

555 Lab - Introduction to the 555 Timer IC

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In this collection of hands-on electronics experiments, build and test mixed-signal analog and digital circuits using the versatile 555 timer IC. These projects will teach you about RC time constants, duty cycle, transistor current drive, LEDs, voltage doublers, and more.

The R/2nR DAC: Binary-Weighted-Input Digital-to-Analog Converter

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What Is a R/2nR DAC Circuit? The R/2nR DAC circuit, otherwise known as…

Contact “Bounce”

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When a switch is actuated and contacts touch one another under the…

Design Project: Power Inverter

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

Digital Lab - Digital Combination Lock

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, build a digital combination lock with LED output indicators and learn about XOR gate functionality and how to implement NOR logic functionality using diodes.

The Instrumentation Amplifier

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What Is an Instrumentation Amplifier? An instrumentation amplifier…

Derivatives of Power Functions of e

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Example Derivatives of e Proportionality Constant When we say that a…

Wire Loop Inductance Calculator

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

The Quadratic Formula

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Solving for x in a given polynomial equation “ax2 + bx + c…

DC Lab - Build Your Own Multimeter

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In this hands-on electronics experiment, you will build a simple voltmeter and ammeter while learning some fundamentals about circuit measurements.

Algebraic Equation Manipulation for Electric Circuits

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The electrical resistance of a conductor at any temperature may be…

Common Derivatives

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The Common-gate Amplifier (IGFET)

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Thyristor Application Circuits

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

Venn Diagrams and Sets

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Mathematicians use Venn diagrams to show the logical relationships of…

Digital Logic Signals

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A rheostat (variable resistor) and a switch are both examples of…

History of SPICE

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SPICE is a computer program designed to simulate analog electronic…

CMOS Logic Gates

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Counting practice: count from zero to thirty-one in binary, octal, and…

Optothyristors

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Like bipolar transistors, SCRs and TRIACs are also manufactured as…

Voltage/Current Converter OpAmp Circuits

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