Tagged: Thyristor

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How to test SCR with Multimeter?

Testing SCR with Multimeter : How to test the Silicon Controlled Rectifier [SCR] using Multimeter? This post will discuss about testing SCR - Silicon Controlled Rectifier with the help of Multimeter or Ohmmeter. It is highly...

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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...

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SCR Parallel Operation

SCR Parallel Operation Tutorial - How Thyristor works in Parallel Manner? Introduction:                         The SCRs are connected in a parallel manner to meet...

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Thyristor Switching Characteristics

SCR Switching Characteristics or Dynamic Characteristics: The switching characteristics are important particularly at high-frequency, to define the device velocity in changing from conduction state to blocking state and vice versa. Losses occurring in the...

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Thyristor Protection

Thyristor Protection:- For  reliable operation of SCR, it should be operated within the specific ratings. SCRs are very delicate devices and so they must be protected against abnormal operating conditions. Various protection of SCR are...