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Radar Maximum Range Calculator

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

Special Transformers and Applications

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Impedance Matching Because transformers can step voltage and current…

Electrical Signal Types

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With BogusBus, our signals were very simple and straightforward: each…

BJT Quirks

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An ideal transistor would show 0% distortion in amplifying a signal.…

Pulse Width Modulation

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Pulse Width Modulation (PWM) uses digital signals to control power…

Networks and Busses

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The wires between the tank and the monitoring location is  called…

Design Project: Radio Transmitter

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Research the FCC (Federal Communication Commission) guidelines on…

Mixed-Frequency Signals

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

Digital Communication

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

Practical considerations - Digital Communication

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A principal consideration for industrial control networks, where the…

Passive Filter Circuits

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

Introduction to Digital Communication

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In the design of large and complex digital systems, it is often…

Optical Data Communication

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

AC Instrumentation Transducers

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Just as devices have been made to measure certain physical quantities…

Signal Modulation

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A modern method of electrical power control involves inserting a…

Phase-Locked Loops

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This is a schematic for a simple VCO: The oscillator is of the RC…

Q Factor and Bandwidth of a Resonant Circuit

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

AC Waveforms

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When an alternator produces AC voltage, the voltage switches polarity…

Data Flow

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Buses and networks are designed to allow communication to occur…

Reflection Attenuator Calculator

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This tool is designed to calculate the value of resistance R1 in a reflection attenuator.

Tank Circuit Resonance Calculator

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This calculator computes the resonant frequency of a tank circuit

Characteristic Impedance

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

Other Diode Technologies

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Varicap or varactor diodes A variable capacitance diode is known as a…

Capacitance, Reactance, and Admittance Calculator

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A calculator for solving the capacitance, reactance, and admittance of a capacitor.

Electrical Signal Types

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With BogusBus, our signals were very simple and straightforward: each…

Impedance Transformation

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Standing waves at the resonant frequency points of an open- or…

Electric Shock

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It is sometimes said regarding electrical safety that, Ït’s not the…

Introduction to Digital Communication

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In the design of large and complex digital systems, it is often…

Special Transformers and Applications

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Impedance Matching Because transformers can step voltage and current…

Rectifier Circuits

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

ElectroStatic Discharge

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At the start of this book, we discussed static electricity and how it…

Mutual Inductance

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When an electric current is passed through a coil of wire, what…

Resonant Filters

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

Coax Inductance Calculator

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A calculator for computing the inductance of a coaxial cable.

Selsyn (Synchro) Motors

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Normally, the rotor windings of a wound rotor induction motor are…

Mixed-Frequency Signals

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

Multimeters

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Seeing as how a common meter movement can be made to function as a…

Complex Circuits

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What do we do if we come across a circuit more complex than the simple…

Practical Considerations - Capacitors

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Capacitors, like all electrical components, have limitations that must…

Soldering

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

Contributors (11)

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Contributors to this chapter are listed in chronological order of…

Conductor Ampacity

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The smaller the cross-sectional area of any given wire, the greater…

Elementary Amplifier Theory

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Fundamentally, an amplifier is a device that takes in a low-power…

Wiring Color Codes

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Wiring for AC and DC power distribution branch circuits are color…

Waveguide Calculator (Rectangular)

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This tool calculates the cutoff frequency of a rectangular waveguide

Introduction to AC Motors

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After the introduction of the DC electrical distribution system by…

Performance-Based Assessments for Network Analysis Competencies

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Voltmeter Impact on Measured Circuit

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Every meter impacts the circuit it is measuring to some extent, just…

Op-Amp Voltage and Gain Calculator

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

Mutual Inductance and Basic Operation

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Behaviors of Inductors wrapped around a Conductive Core Suppose we…

The Common-source Amplifier (JFET)

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RELATED WORKSHEETS: JFET Amplifiers Worksheet

Calculus for Electric Circuits

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

Review of R, X, and Z (Resistance, Reactance and Impedance)

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Before we begin to explore the effects of resistors, inductors, and…

Trigonometric Equivalencies

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Capacitance, Reactance, and Admittance Calculator

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A calculator for solving the capacitance, reactance, and admittance of a capacitor.

The “Operational” Amplifier

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Long before the advent of digital electronic technology, computers…