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What Do I Need? Using Simple Power Terms

February 15, 2018 | Technical Info,

Need Analysis: The Triad of Power Application Selection!

These are the three key items one will need to know before selecting a power product. We call this the “triad” in power. There is something going IN, something going OUT and how MUCH of the something in all systems. A system designer can evaluate a detailed wish list of parameters, once each point in the triad is defined. Consider the following:


What’s in the Term?

Rectifier – AC input modified into DC output

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Inverter – DC input modified into AC output

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Converter – DC input modified into DC output.

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How is this information used?

The triad topic is the most talked about conversation in our office.  Call and we’ll help make the confusing part of selecting power equipment a bit easier.  It’s about your critical network reliability, let’s get this right!

See the DC Power Matrix Selection Guide. . . . or . . . . See the AC Power Matrix Selection Guide

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