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5.7: Transformers

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    3292
    • Camosun College
    • BCCampus (Download for free at http://open.bccampus.ca/find-open-textbooks)
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    The transformer shown in Figure \(\PageIndex{1}\) is used to increase or decrease the voltage in an electric circuit. Transformers are rated in volts and amps for specific applications. A typical application is a doorbell circuit or control circuit on AC equipment, transforming 120 volts AC to 24 volts AC.

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    Figure \(\PageIndex{1}\): Transformer (CC BY-NC-SA; BC Industry Training Authority)

     


    5.7: Transformers is shared under a CC BY license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Camosun College.

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