Category: Tutorial

Stepper Motor Calculator

Stepper Motor Calculator Maximum Current (Imax) Amps (A) Amps Voltage Volts (V) Volts Stepper Motor Inductance (L) milliHenry (mH) mH Steps Per Revolution Steps Steps Results Maximum Power Watts Minimum Time per Step ms Maximum Speed revolutions/second A stepper motor is simply an electromechanical device that converts electrical power into mechanical power. It is a…

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Capacitor Charge Calculator: What is Capacitor Charge and How is it Calculated?

Capacitor Charge and Time Constant Calculator ​ ​ Supply Voltage Volts (V) V Capacitance Farad (F) milliFarad (mF) microFarad (µF) nanoFarad (nF) picoFarad (pF) Series Resistance Ohms (Ω) Ω Results Energy (E) Time Constant (τ) ​ What is a Capacitor?  When it comes to electronic devices and electric circuits, energy is typically stored in either…

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Torque Conversion Calculator: What is Torque and how is it Calculated?

Torque Conversion Calculator Newton-meters Foot-pounds Inch-pounds Newton-meters Foot-pounds Inch-pounds What is Torque?   Torque is a measure of the force which can make an object rotate about an axis. In linear kinematics, the force causes an object to accelerate linearly, similarly, torque is what causes an object to acquire an angular acceleration. It’s a vector quantity,…

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Parallel Resistance Calculator: What is Parallel Resistance and How is it Calculated?

Parallel Resistance Calculator Resistor 1 Ohms (Ω) Ohms (Ω) Resistor 2 Ohms (Ω) Ohms (Ω) Add Results Equivalent Resistance What is Parallel Resistance?  Resistance is defined as the measure of opposition to charge flow (current flow) in an electrical circuit. It is measured in ohms and symbolized by (Ω)-a Greek letter omega. Naturally, all materials…

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Tutorial: How to Change the IP Address on a PanelView Plus 7

Automation and control systems run the gamut from both simple to complex as well as small to large.  Allen Bradley’s PanelView Plus 7 was introduced to better visualization for larger and more complex applications.  In addition to best-in-class functionality, the PanelView Plus 7 offers a larger screen and much more processing power.  It also has…

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