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Low Earth Orbit Satellite Communication
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Low Earth Orbit Satellite Communication

With small satellites in the LEO (Low Earth Orbit), a new wave of innovation in the space industry is emerging. The article takes a look at the emerging market for small satellite constellations and shows the difference between conventional radiation-resistant components and new plastic ICs. The OTA technology is using this […]

What is an Oscilloscope
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What is an Oscilloscope

It is a quasi artificially composed from the Latin oscillare = rocking and the old Greek skopein = consider. The oscilloscope is an electronic measuring device which can make several electrical voltages visible at the same time. Of particular interest in these measurements is usually the temporal course or the temporal changes […]

How to Make Ethernet Cable
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How to Make Ethernet Cable

Usually, you buy network cables ready made. A self-production can be very useful in some situations, e.g. If the cable channel is already so full that no cable plug fits through more. When the cable has to be routed through a tight hole in a wall. When the cable lengths are […]

What is Structured Cabling Why is it Important
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What is Structured Cabling Why is it Important

Future-oriented building cabling combines fiber optic and copper cables. This article shows what to look for when planning a new building cabling. For new buildings and conversions of commercial premises, building cabling is one of the most significant trades. Every move must be carefully planned so as not to delay subsequent work. Conduits, […]

How to Make LED Lights At Home
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How to Make LED Lights At Home

It is essential to get a grip on the thermal budget of an LED to preserve the many favorable properties of an LED in the long term. Strong temperature fluctuations of LEDs shorten the operating time considerably and exceeding the permissible chip temperature also has a direct effect on the […]