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3 Speed Window Fan Wiring

My Lasko window fan died. It is a three speed fan with both intake and exhaust controlled by a single switch mechanism. I think the problem is the capacitor. I cut it out of the circuit to tested it. ...
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Automotive reverse current and transient protection

Adding reverse polarity and reverse current protection to an automotive circuit seems a bit challenging, especially when driving loads in the 10A range (e.g. seat heater). Diodes on the power line ...
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Reverse polarity protection for analog input pin

I am designing a PCB with a PIC 16 microcontroller. The purpose of the PCB is to measure the voltage of a button cell battery, before the battery is placed in its device (assume this batterytesting is ...
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Reduce signal noise detected by accelerometer due to interference from a motor (caused by reverse neutral current)

EDIT AND IMPROVED QUESTION: After working at it, I figured that the problem was that my DAQ is reading the current that flows back into the DAQ through the neutral wire. My DAQ is powered with DC ...
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Why or how would a volume pot work if connected in reverse, and how to simulate it?

I've come across a way to connect a regular pot to be used as a volume or gain pot, but the input and output terminals are reversed. It seems that this way of using it is somewhat common in the ...
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Positive and negative voltage regulation

This is my first post so please be patient. I need to get three voltage rails, +18v, 0v, -18v and am trying to use a cheap XL6009 voltage boost module to do so. My plan is to connect a 12v line to ...
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Do I need bypass diodes when Vout is higher than Vin for an RTC?

tl;dr: I need 3.3v at all times, but it clashes with a secondary switched on/off 3.3v I also need. How can I address Vout being higher than Vin, without feeding voltage back into Vin when I don't ...
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Need help to convert Reverse Engg files to Garber files

i've generated .nod .par .edf .dfx .pdf and many other files from reverse engineering of a PCB. how can i generate Garber from these files?
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BTS441RG Chip Failure When Reverse Powered

I have this circuit that takes in two 24V power supplies and combines them via two BTS441 ProFETs. It then feeds either input A or B to a BTS6163 ProFET which provides protection and monitoring to a ...
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BAT60A diode allows reverse voltage

I have designed a board and it can be supplied by USB and/or D-Sub connector. The board gets the 5V from USB or another board via D-Sub connector. I have placed 2 schottky diodes to prevent reverse ...
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Why does the reverse saturation current not vary with the reverse voltage?

I can understand that in the depletion region of a diode more covalent bonds are broken(more electrons goes to conduction band) with more temperature hence we say that the reverse saturation current ...
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Can I drive and reverse this motor with an ESC?

I've just ordered this motor, which I want to drive and reverse using my Raspberry Pi. I've successfully used an H-bridge to drive and reverse a brushed DC motor before, but for this motor I think I ...
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Inverse active mode of BJT

Here is my task: Find input voltage Vul and base voltage of T1, so that T1 enters full reverse active mode. Explain. Voltage base-emitter of BJT (when it conducts) is 0.7V, voltage base-emitter in ...
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What does a commutator do in dc machines?

It's my exam and in need help I am sure it's reversers current and I don't know my english lecturer say it's no it's provides current I need help please
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How is this synchronous AC gear motor being reversed?

I just disassembled the shifter assembly in a washing machine. It uses a synchronous 120VAC gear motor. The motor says "CW/CCW Z.P." It has two leads for the AC power and no other inputs. I ...
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Short circuit problem (batteries getting HOT) within circuit

So I am making a circuit with a simple 12v dc motor in series with an NO microswitch and on off switch conntected to a dpdt switch to reverse the polarity of the motor. The first issue I had was to ...
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Micro switch off in forward and on in backward

I request some knowledge regarding a circuit I am building. Basic I have a circuit connected to a dc 12v motor and a dpdt switch to reverse the polarity of the motor and a variable potentiometer , I ...
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Can I reverse this motor?

For a pet project I want to run a motor and also be able to reverse the direction. I found this motor and pasted the information table below. As far as I know a DC motor needs to be brushed for it to ...
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Does reversing polarity in AC damage the equipment? (Sonoff Wifi Switch) [closed]

Firstly, I am a beginner. Excuse me if this is a dumb question. I have ordered a Wi-Fi switch named Sonoff. I have a doubt whether the device will work if the polarity is reversed or will it get ...
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How to control the output voltage for the different types of the dc generator?

Generally DC generators are classified according to the ways of excitation of their fields. There are three methods of excitation. Field coils excited by permanent magnets – Permanent magnet DC ...
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How can I add N channel MOSFET for reverse polarity protection?

I would like to add a reverse polarity protection circuit to protect my circuit from reverse polarity. I tried to use following circuit at this link With NMOS FET, I have a little problem. If the ...
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Using a 3 phase step down transformer in reverse

I have a 30kVA transformer with primary 480V delta to 208V Wye secondary. I am relocating to a building that has 208 service, and would like to use the above transformer in reverse, so that I can run ...
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Reversing direction of an AC universal motor

The problem: I have a table saw motor I am trying to use in a jointer and need it to spin in the opposite direction (permanently). I have had trouble finding an answer that I am reasonably sure ...