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Current transformer

Stan Zurek, Current transformer, Encyclopedia-Magnetica.com, {accessed 2019-02-22}
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Current transformer (CT for short, but also: current-sensing transformer1), current-sense transformer2), current sensor3), current transducer4), special transformer5), instrument transformer6), current probe) - a type of transformer for measurement, sensing or monitoring of electric current.

A current transformer is usually designed for reducing amplitude of an AC current from the primary to the secondary winding.

A family of current transformers itl-family_current_transformers.jpg by Jethro Collins, Instrument Transformers Ltd, Public Domain

by S. Zurek, E. Magnetica, CC-BY-3.0

Pearson current monitor, high current (10 kA) and wide bandwidth (from 1 Hz to 20 MHz)
Copyrights © Pearson Electronics, Inc.
Miniature SMD current transformer (around 5 mm)

by S. Zurek, E. Magnetica, CC-BY-3.0

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current_transformer.txt · Last modified: 2017/01/30 14:47 by Stan Zurek

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