Tag Archives: Electricity

Nikola Tesla Technology 100 years later

Born and raised in the Austrian Empire 10 July 1856, Nikola Tesla received an advanced education in engineering and physics in the 1870s and gained practical experience in the early 1880s working in telephony and at Continental Edison in the new electric … Continue reading

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Basic electrical failures

No Source; Open; High Resistance; Short; Ground Source The Main source of power on a Motorcycle is the Battery.  The most common electrical failure is the absence of power, or a discharged battery.  The battery does not need to be … Continue reading

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Honda CB750 Tail light circuit

One of the simplest circuit to demonstrate how to create a Block Diagram, that came to mind, was the Tail Light circuit off a CB750 wiring diagram (as shown on Lesson 6).  Typically, any technician in need of troubleshooting the … Continue reading

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Isolate an Electrical Circuit – Lesson 6

How to isolate a circuit from a wiring diagram?  The industry term is called, creating a Block Diagram.  From a wiring diagram, it is necessary to isolate, define, or identify what a specific circuit contains.  Let’s say your tail light … Continue reading

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Watts Law – Lesson 5

What is Watt’s Law? _ “PIE ! That’s what comes to mind. Ok, that’s a joke. Actually, this is how I remember. This electrical law” P = I x E => (PIE) It defines the relationship between Power, Intensity of flow, and … Continue reading

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