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Monthly Archives: June 2014

Freewheeling Diodes Provide Power Supply Protection

Written on June 18, 2014 at 2:23 pm, by

Say that we have a circuit with a power supply and an inductive load on it. From the instant that electrical power is supplied to the circuit, the inductive load will accumulate stored energy. If an attempt is made to open the path with a switch, this energy will generate a high reverse voltage and arc across the […]