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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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.
The example of the IXA20PT1200LB is a 20A, 1200V SMPD surface mountable module which contains a thyristor at the high side and IGBT technology on the low side of a half bridge circuit allowing an energy efficient solution for applications such as current source micro-inverter, UPSs, power supplies, motor drives and medical applications.
These components can be monitored in a variety of ways including a bridge circuit, a simple voltage divider, or electrically determining how the variable value component affects a circuit.
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.
As the molecules are oxidized, heat is generated changing the cell's resistance as measured by a Wheatstone bridge circuit.
The load cell is a precision spring mechanism with strain gauges placed upon it that are arranged in a Wheatstone bridge circuit.
This configuration measures an unknown electrical resistance balancing two legs of a bridge circuit, one leg of which includes the unknown component.
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In most cases, a stationary operated sensor in a controlled bridge circuit is used, where its filament is kept on constant temperature.
The Model SDT transducer indicates the level of liquid by continuously measuring hydrostatic pressure via its sensing dement, an ion implanted silicon semiconductor sensor with integral Wheatstone Bridge circuit.