Basics

This section features all the Basic Electronics articles which will be very useful for Engineers, Electronics Enthusiasts and for those who have just started learning about Electronics.

Understanding IoT Platforms: The Basics

IoT is not as simple as it was two decades ago. Due to the huge influx of data, companies felt the need of having a comprehensive platform to manage and analyze...

How To Select Fuse Across The Primary Or Secondary Side Of A Transformer?

There are different types of fuses having different characteristics. Most common types are categorised as fast-acting and slow-acting fuses. Fuse characteristics can be adapted to different loads. Common fuse types include...
Simplified ESC (Electronic Speed Controller) block diagram MICROCONTROLLER

How Is The ESC For Motor Constructed?

ESC, or electronic speed control, is a circuit used to change the speed of an electric motor. There are two types of ESCs—brushed and brushless. Brushed ESC is used for a...
Important Parameters To Check While Looking For A Low-Voltage Power Supply

Important Parameters To Check While Looking For A Low-Voltage Power Supply

Power supply is one the most important equipment for electronics engineers/hobbyists. The choice for power supply depends on the range of power requirement for your applications. The kind of power supplies...
Kirchhoff Law

Basics: Kirchhoff’s Voltage Law

In this video, the author is explaining about Kirchhoff’s Voltage Law (KVL). Kirchhoff’s Voltage Law (KVL) and Kirchhoff’s Current Law (KCL) are very fundamental laws in the electrical circuit. Using these laws...

IC 555 Timer Working: Pin Diagram & Specifications

The 555 timer IC is an integral part of electronics projects. Be it a simple project involving a single 8-bit micro-controller and some peripherals or a complex one involving system on...
smps

How Can We Decide SMPS Power Requirement?

Most switched-mode power supplies (SMPS) for desktop PCs are AC to DC type. That means, SMPS takes AC mains input and outputs DC (3.3V to 12V). The DC outputs are used...
16x2 lcd pinout

How 16×2 LCDs work | Build a basic 16×2 character LCD

We come across Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) displays everywhere around us. Computers, calculators, television sets, mobile phones, digital watches use some kind of display to display the time. An LCD screen is an...
Step Down Transformer

What Is Step-Down Transformer? How It Works?

A transformer is a passive device that converts the voltage level either from high to low or low to high. The transformer that converts the high voltage power to low voltage...
LED tubelight

Can I Replace LEDs With A Fluorescent Tube In An Emergency Light Project

Light emitting diodes (LEDs) and fluorescent lights use two different technologies for producing light. So, the short answer is no. A fluorescent light is a type of gas discharge tube that contains...
 
 

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