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Synonyms for milliampere

one thousandth of an ampere


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Electrical current on most outlet receptacles is rated at between 12,000 and 20,000 milliamperes (mA).
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has prohibited the use of radiographic X-ray machine with tube currents below 100 mA, or milliamperes, in diagnostic radiology in compliance with a new recommendation from the World Health Organization (WHO).
1% of reading, guaranteed accuracy over the entire measurement range (from 1% to 130%), a wide measurement range from standby power levels of a few milliamperes up to the 40A currents used in induction cookers, and flexibility to enable users to target different technical and commercial applications.
Consider that electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), which is used to treat depression and other psychiatric conditions, uses amperage in the brain ranging from 200 to 1600 milliamperes (mA).
The Olson Signal has a luminous flux of 52 lumens at 350 milliamperes.
The serum protein electrophoresis was carried out by series of seven samples of 90 Volt HydraGel (Kit HYDRAGEL PROTEIN (E) K20) for 22 minutes with direct current amperage from 12 [+ or -] 3 milliamperes.
Electrophoretic runs were done at 300 milliamperes with a constant voltage of 200 V for 90 min.
Minimal electricity requiredThe electrical current that helps do the killing is only a few milliamperes strong -- barely enough to cause a tingling sensation in a person and easily supplied by a small solar panel or a couple 12-volt car batteries.
Taking into account the unique nature and high cost of the sources of synchrotron radiation, extensive investigations are being carried out into the development of compact laboratory sources of x-ray radiation with the focusing of electron beams of micron dimensions and with current of several milliamperes.
05 milliamperes in intensity and confirmed by referring to the CT scans (figure 2).
CES uses between 100 microamperes and four milliamperes typically applied for a duration of 20 minutes to an hour, daily or every other day.
Estimations indicate that an on state will be maintained for more than 10 years when a constant current of a few milliamperes is present at room temperature.
The simultaneous simulation and measurement of 14 different thermocouples; 10 2-, 3- and 4-wire resistance temperature detectors, including Pt, Cu and Ni; voltage, millivolts and milliamperes (active and passive loop); ohms; frequency; and pulse.
4 kg) Power requirements Voltage 12 volts DC Slewing current 690 milliamperes Tracking current 280 milliamperes Slewing speeds Maximum 2.
The current is trivial, less than 3 milliamperes (mA).