bridge circuit

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Noun1.bridge circuit - a circuit consisting of two branches (4 arms arranged in a diamond configuration) across which a meter is connected
circuit, electric circuit, electrical circuit - an electrical device that provides a path for electrical current to flow
Wheatstone bridge - a bridge used to measure resistances
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In comparison to the conventional high frequency inverter, where in half bridge circuit using boosted chopper, the obtained high frequency is rectified as dc-dc converter [8], the proposed configuration seems to be the same as the number of the circuit component
These form half of a Wheatstone bridge circuit, which is in radio contact with the other half in the main body of the TorqSense.
These strain gauges are used in a bridge circuit to convert variation in resistance to corresponding voltage.
Maximum engine power is obtained when it is powered by an asymmetrical bridge circuit compared to the power of the engine when powered by any of switches on other schemes.
This type of circuit uses a typical Wheatstone bridge circuit to measure the thermistor resistance.
A bridge circuit with four diodes rectifies the electrical energy from the piezoelectric transducer and stores it in capacitor [C.sub.S].
The only exception is that it does not have a bridge circuit, which strings all these micro devices to add up their voltages to fit household 110-220 V AC power outlet.