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Demystifying circuit design with Precision DAC Part 1

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The presentation addresses the Precision DAC Architecture overview, DAC spec parameters and the…

Demystifying circuit design with Precision DAC Part 2

In partnership with Texas Instruments

The presentation addresses the Precision DAC Architecture overview, DAC spec parameters and the…

IGFET Amplifiers

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Class A BJT Amplifiers

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Hand Calculator Use

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To enter numbers in scientific notation into a hand calculator, there…

A Very Simple Circuit

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

Bipolar Transistor Biasing Circuits

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Specific Troubleshooting Techniques

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After applying some of the general troubleshooting tips to narrow the…

Time Constant Circuits

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Generally speaking, how many “time constants” worth of time does…

Current Divider Circuits

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Oscillator Circuits

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Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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

DC Bridge Circuits

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Square Wave Signals

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It has been found that any repeating, non-sinusoidal waveform can be…

Ammeter Design

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

What is Network Analysis?

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Generally speaking, network analysis is any structured technique used…

Power Conversion Circuits

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Autotransformers

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

Safety Grounding

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

Analysis Techniques for Series Parallel Resistor Circuits

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Guidelines to Series-Parallel Combination Circuit Analysis The goal of…

Basic AC-DC Power Supplies

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Setting Up a Home Lab

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In order to build the circuits described in this volume, you will need…

Conversion From Decimal Numeration

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Because octal and hexadecimal numeration systems have bases that are…

More on AC “polarity”

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Complex numbers are useful for AC circuit analysis because they…

Larger 5 & 6-variable Karnaugh Maps

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Larger Karnaugh maps reduce larger logic designs. How large is large…

Simple Op-Amp

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PARTS AND MATERIALS Two 6-volt batteries Four NPN…

Switches, Process Actuated

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It is very important to keep in mind that the “normal”…

The Common-source Amplifier (JFET)

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RELATED WORKSHEETS: JFET Amplifiers Worksheet

Component Failure Analysis

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The job of a technician frequently entails…

Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistors

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What is an Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor (IGBT), and what…

Computer Simulation of Electric Circuits

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Computers can be powerful tools if used properly, especially in the…

The Instrumentation Amplifier

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What Is an Instrumentation Amplifier? An instrumentation amplifier…

Static Electricity

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It was discovered centuries ago that certain types of materials would…

Introduction to Boolean Algebra

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

Basic Voltmeter Use

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

Superposition Theorem

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Vacuum Tube Audio Amplifier

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One 12AX7 dual triode vacuum tube Two power…

Common Derivatives

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Power in Resistive and Reactive AC circuits

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Consider a circuit for a single-phase AC power system, where a 120…

Binary Math Circuits

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Add the following binary numbers:

The Common-emitter Amplifier

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At the beginning of this chapter, it illustrates how transistors could…

From Electric to Electronic

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Introduction This third volume of the book series Lessons In Electric…

Why L/R and not LR?

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Learn About L/R Time Constants It is often perplexing to new students…

Characteristic Impedance

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

Ohm’s Law Practice Worksheet With Answers

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

Millman’s Theorem

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In Millman’s Theorem, the circuit is re-drawn as a parallel…

High-pass Filters

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A high-pass filter’s task is just the opposite of a low-pass…

Active Filters

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Phasing

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Since transformers are essentially AC devices, we need to be aware of…

Contributors (5)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Introduction to Electron Tubes

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An often neglected area of study in modern electronics is that of…

Battery Ratings

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Because batteries create current flow in a circuit by exchanging…

AC Power

Worksheets - Test & Measurement

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

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.

Pi Attenuator Calculator

Tools

This calculator helps you determine the values of the resistors R1 and R2 to be used for a Pi Attenuator.

Permanent Magnets

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Centuries ago, it was discovered that certain types of mineral rock…

Regulated Power Sources

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Amplifier Gain

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The Voltage Gain Because amplifiers have the ability to increase the…

Resonant Filters

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So far, the filter designs we’ve concentrated on have employed…

LED Sequencer

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PARTS AND MATERIALS 4017 decade counter/divider (Radio Shack catalog…

SPICE Quirks

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“Garbage in, garbage out.” —Anonymous SPICE is a…

Biasing Techniques (BJT)

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In the common-emitter section of this chapter, we saw a SPICE analysis…