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Synonyms for direct current

an electric current that flows in one direction steadily

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The 30A DC Current sensor is a simple hall-effect current sensor that can be wired in series with a system to measure the current flowing through it.
For each of the transient case considered above, plots of DC power, rectifier firing angle, and the inverter AC voltage, DC current, DC voltage, and firing angle, are given.
EVP valves provide control of air or gas flow, vary output flow based on the current input to the solenoid, and can be controlled using DC current, open- or closed-loop control, and pulse width modulation.
Two new input modules from Acromag, designed to interface six differential DC voltage or DC current signals directly to an Ethernet Modbus/TCP 10/100 network, are said to be "ideal" for remote I/O functions at distributed sites with low point counts.
Collector-emitter voltage on the output phototransistor is 30V, with an emitter-collector voltage of 5V; collector DC current is 50 mA with 100 mW of power dissipation.
An integral inverter changes the DC current to alternating current for transmission into the facility's electrical distribution systems.
The New-Duet contains a reliable battery capable of providing over 45 minutes of continuous power, and also operates on AC or DC current.
Power inverters transform and boost DC current to AC so you can operate such devices as TVs, radios, VCRs and other appliances.
The filtering ability is achieved by feeding the DC current directly through the device giving a low inductance to ground.
The ten current-to-voltage converters produced 10 X 5 mA dc current to bias the PC detector.
Combined with an even smaller-size canister of metal hydride as its feeder fuel, it produces 12 watts of power at 12 volts, a popular voltage used by many products running off DC current.
The DC current is typically supplied by an arc welder.
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In addition, it can handle DC or AC peak voltages in the range of +10 V to -10 V on the RF ports and DC current through RF active ports of up to 80 mA.
Omega's (Stamford, CT) new series of DC current signal splitters features inputs that have zero and span adjustments.