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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.

Antenna Downtilt and Coverage Calculator

Tools

This calculator will determine the correct antenna downtilt angle given the heights of the antennas and distance between them.

Radar Maximum Range Calculator

Tools

This tool is designed to calculate the maximum distance (range) that a radar can detect

Link Budget Calculator

Tools

A Link Budget puts into account all gains and losses a signal goes through in a system as it is transmitted. The calculator calculates the power of the received signal given amplifier and antenna gains, and medium loss.

A 50-Ohm Cable?

Textbook

Early in my explorations of electricity, I came across a length of…

Balanced Attenuator Calculator

Tools

This balanced attenuator calculator helps you determine the resistor (R1) values for a balanced attenuator.

Q Factor and Bandwidth of a Resonant Circuit

Textbook

The Q, or quality, factor of a resonant circuit is a measure of the…

Design Project: Telegraph System

Worksheets - Optical Communication

What voltage will you choose to use for each of the station batteries?

Friis Transmission Calculator

Tools

This calculator computes the power received by an antenna using Friis formula

EIRP Calculator

Tools

A helpful tool for computing the Effective Isotropic Radiated Power (EIRP) of an antenna

Snell’s Law Calculator

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Given three of the four input parameters (refractive indices, angles of incidence, and refraction) this tool calculates the missing variable based on Snell's law.

Digital Communication

Worksheets - Optical Communication

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

Passive Filter Circuits

Worksheets - Optical Communication

In very simple, qualitative terms, rate the impedance of capacitors…

Power Dissipation

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS Calculator (or pencil and paper for doing…

Parallel Circuit Rules

Textbook

Voltage Components in a parallel circuit share the same voltage:…

Performance-Based Assessments for Digital Circuit Competencies

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Simultaneous Equations for Circuit Analysis

Worksheets - Optical Communication

Solve this equation for the value of x: x + 5 = 8 How many exact…

555 Hysteretic Oscillator

Textbook

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

Conductors and Insulators

Worksheets - Optical Communication

Given two lengths of metal wire, which one will have the least…

LC Tank Circuit Resonance Calculator

Tools

This calculator computes the resonant frequency of a parallel inductor and capacitor "tank" circuit.

Design Project: Signal Generator

Worksheets - Optical Communication

Explain the principle of operation for the particular integrated…

Optical Data Communication

Textbook

A modern alternative to sending (binary) digital information via…

Single-ended and Differential Amplifiers

Textbook

For ease of drawing complex circuit diagrams, electronic amplifiers…

Why digital?

Textbook

Although many textbooks provide good introductions to digital memory…

Basic Algebra and Graphing for Electric Circuits

Worksheets - Optical Communication

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

Introduction to Discrete Semiconductor Circuits

Textbook

A semiconductor device is one made of silicon or any number of other…

NAND Gate S-R Enabled Latch

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS 4011 quad NAND gate (Radio Shack catalog #…

Practical Considerations - Batteries

Textbook

When connecting batteries together to form larger “banks”…

Design Project: Power Inverter

Worksheets - Optical Communication

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

Integrator

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS Four 6 volt batteries Operational amplifier, model…

Sensing AC Magnetic Fields

Textbook

PARTS AND MATERIALS Audio detector with headphones Electromagnet coil…

Special-output Gates

Textbook

Complementary Output Gates It is sometimes desirable to have a logic…

Potentiometers

Worksheets - Optical Communication

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