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Diode Bridge Rectifier Circuit Tutorial

Diode Bridge Rectifier: In this post, we will refresh about the construction, Operation, Equations for output voltage and current, Advantages of the Bridge type rectifier. In this post we will discuss about only diode...

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SCR Series Operation Tutorial

Series Operation of SCRs Necessity of SCR series connection:                   For some industrial applications, the demand for voltage and current ratings is so high that a...


Electric Traction System Requirements, Terms, Advantages

Requirements, Advantages & Disadvantages of Electric Traction System  [1] What are the requirements of an ideal electric traction system? The requirements of an ideal traction system are The locomotive should be self-contained and able...