Search Results for: thyristors

silicon-controlled-rectifier
by Tarun Agarwal 1 year ago

Triggering of Thyristors or SCR Triggering

The SCR or thyristor is one kind of semiconductor device and it is specially designed to utilize in high-power switching applications. The operating of this device can be done in a switching mode only and acts as a switch. When the SCR...

Types Of Thyristors
by Tarun Agarwal 5 years ago

Types Of Thyristors And Their Applications

Commercially, the first thyristor devices were released in 1956. With a small device Thyristor can control large amounts of voltage and power. The wide range of applications in light dimmers, electric power control and speed control of...

Arduino Projects for Students
by Tarun Agarwal 4 weeks ago

Arduino Projects for Engineering Students

Arduino is a device that is used to build electronic projects. It consists of a pre-programmed microcontroller or integrated development environment, used to write the code and upload it to the physical board. These devices are used to...

MOV
by Tarun Agarwal 3 months ago

What is Metal Oxide Varistor & Its Working

A varistor is also known as VDR (voltage-dependent resistor) is one kind of electronic component. It has VI characteristics that are the same as to a diode. The main function of this component is to protect the devices from high transient...

thyratron
by Tarun Agarwal 11 months ago

What is Thyratron : Working and Its Applications

The first thyratron was derived from the vacuum tubes like UV-200 in the 1920s. These tubes include a small amount of argon gas which increases its sensitivity like a radio signal detector as well as the german LRS relay tube. Generally,...

Types of Circuit Protection Devices
by Tarun Agarwal 2 years ago

Protection Device : Types of Protection Devices

Protection devices for electrical circuits accomplish two main functions namely consistency as well as protection. Protection is assured through detaching power supply in a circuit through overcurrent protection, which removes fire hazards...