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There are many types of synchros, Rx, Tx, and Resolvers. But what you have to remember that they are all just motors. As you can see this is  really just  a 3 phase motor, that is the three (3) Stators, are 120 degrees apart. But you ask what is the Rotor winding for? Well if you look at the picture of your cars alternator with out the diodes it kind of does the same thing as the Drive winding on the alternator. So if you took the diodes out of the alternator, and you put a 400 Hz sine ...
Remember when I was talking about Protocols and the RSS? Well then this will fit right in.   The Analysis: First we have to find all of the I/O in the Gables G-1981 ATC Transponder Panel and find out what they do. First a little background about ATC Transponders: "is an electronic device that produces a response when it receives a radio-frequency interrogation. Aircraft have transponders to assist in identifying them on radar. Air traffic control towers use the term squawk when they are as ...
Gees, Last month I sent in an entry to the "Why is it Great to be an Engineer?" So I entered the old tale of the conversation that God and the Devil had one day, and it goes like this, to my recollection:   One day God called up the Devil, and asked what was going on down there? The Devil replied: "We got this engineer and he put in central air, flush toilets, and elevators". And then God said: "And just where did you get this engineer?" The Devil replied promptly:"In the last shipment of c ...