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AC Metrology

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

Basic AC-DC Power Supplies

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Design Project: Simple Component Curve-Tracer Circuit

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What do each of the oscilloscope axes represent, in real-life terms…

Passive Integrator and Differentiator Circuits

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

Rectifier Circuits

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Class B BJT Amplifiers

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Performance-Based Assessments for Semiconductor Circuit Competencies

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Power Conversion Circuits

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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…

Series-Parallel Combination AC Circuits

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Basic Circuit Troubleshooting

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Determine if the light bulb will de-energize for each of the following…

Voltage Follower

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One NPN transistor—models 2N2222 or 2N3403…

Multi-Stage Transistor Amplifiers

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AC Voltmeters and Ammeters

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AC electromechanical meter movements come in two basic arrangements:…

Batteries

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If I wanted to build a battery-powered electric drill, would it be…

AC phase

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If we were to express the series-connected DC voltages as phasors…

Basic Voltmeter Use

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

Nonlinear OpAmp Circuits

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Potentiometers

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Analog-to-Digital Conversion

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The circuit shown here is a four-bit analog-to-digital converter…

Potentiometers

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Mixed-Frequency Signals

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What is a harmonic frequency? If an oscillator circuit outputs a…

Creating Custom Calibration Resistances

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Often in the course of designing and building electrical meter…

Voltage Follower

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PARTS AND MATERIALS One NPN transistor—models 2N2222 or 2N3403…

Arc Flash and Arc Blast

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Electromechanical relays used to start and stop high-power electric…

Performance-Based Assessments for Semiconductor Circuit Competencies

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Decibel Measurements

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During the early development of telephone technology, a unit was…

Design Project: AC-DC Power Supply

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Safety is very important when designing and/or building a device…

Series and Parallel AC Circuits

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Capacitive Reactance

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

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

Peak, Average, and RMS Measurements

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How is it possible to assign a fixed value of voltage or current (such…

Performance-Based Assessments for DC Circuit Competencies

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Oscilloscope Trigger Controls

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A very useful tool for observing rotating objects is a strobe light.…

Practical Power Factor Correction

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When the need arises to correct for poor power factor in an AC power…

Display Tubes

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In addition to performing tasks of amplification and switching, tubes…

Current Divider Circuits

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Basic Oscilloscope Operation

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

Ohm’s Law

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For a given amount of water pressure, which will flow a greater rate…

Class A BJT Amplifiers

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Early Tube History

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Thomas Edison, that prolific American inventor, is often credited with…

Capacitors

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Identify some of the different types of capacitors, and their…

Contributors (3)

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<p> Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological…

Sensitive Audio Detector

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

Rules for Limits

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    RELATED WORKSHEETS: Calculus for Electric Circuits…

History of SPICE

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SPICE is a computer program designed to simulate analog electronic…

The Exclusive-OR Function: The XOR Gate

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What Is an XOR Gate? One element conspicuously missing from the set of…

Soldering

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

Parallel R, L, and C

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We can take the same components from the series circuit and rearrange…

What Are Electric Circuits?

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You might have been wondering how charges can continuously flow in a…

Protective Relay Circuits

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Protective relays are special power-sensing devices whose job it is to…

Multiple-input Gates

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The Use of Logic Gate Inverters and buffers exhaust the possibilities…

Millman’s Theorem

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Summer and Subtractor OpAmp Circuits

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The Common-source Amplifier (IGFET)

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Fail-safe Design

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Logic circuits, whether comprised of electromechanical relays or…

Stepper Motors

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Electron Tubes

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Cathode:   This is the electrode that is heated and emits the…

Finite State Machines

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Up to now, every circuit that was presented was a combinatorial…

Radar Maximum Range Calculator

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