voltage drop


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Noun1.voltage drop - a decrease in voltage along a conductor through which current is flowing
free fall, drop, dip, fall - a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity; "a drop of 57 points on the Dow Jones index"; "there was a drop in pressure in the pulmonary artery"; "a dip in prices"; "when that became known the price of their stock went into free fall"
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Several things can cause voltage drops: defective breakers, loose fuses, a burned wire at the terminal, an underground wire sliced by a shovel or another application sharing the same line as the spa.
The moment the unit senses a power loss or voltage drop it can't compensate for, it discounnects the computer from the wall-socket curretn and its batteries kick in with substitute power.
Voltage drop. A PI-DC tool provides data on voltage drop from the source to the loads due to resistivity of the power net.
The voltage drop in the grid impedance for fundamental frequency is defined as follows
saturated copper/copper sulfate reference electrode (CSE) with CP current applied, or -850 mV on-potential considering voltage drops (IR);
It maintains a stable output voltage in response to pulse loads with a transient voltage drop of <90 mV and a tranksient recovery time of <35 [mu]s and features functionality for both production test and R&D.
It calculates the number of appliances per circuit as well as the total length and wire gauge, percentage of voltage drop, and speaker wattage.
The UPSC200, 400, 600 features a maximum current rating of 1Amp, a forward voltage drop of 1.6 Volts typical and a reverse leakage of 20uA typical.
Outputs 1 and 2 include a remote sensing feature which regulates a constant voltage at load rather than at the power supply output terminals, eliminating the voltage drop caused by the resistance of cables or PCB traces.
Historically ampere balances were also used to measure the unit of voltage in the United States; if a known current flows through a known resistance then a known voltage drop is generated.
The Champion batteries are sealed, maintenance-free and feature low internal resistance, a high rate of discharge and minimal voltage drop. GNB Technologies, 829 Parkview Blvd., Lombard, IL 60148.
The negligible I/O voltage drop of the local readouts makes them a good choice for 4-20 mA process monitoring in which there are multiple, series-connected loop devices.