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What are Uses & Applications of Diode?

What are Uses & Applications of Diode

A Brief List of Applications of Diode with Details A diode is a two-terminal semiconductor device that conducts electrical current in only one direction when the potential difference between its terminals exceeds certain limit. Diodes are the most used devices in any electronics devices & their applications are unlimited which depends on the types of the diodes. In this article, …

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Ideal Transformer And Its Characteristics

What is an Ideal Transformer And Its Characteristics

What is an Ideal Transformer And Its Characteristics? Before understanding what an ideal transformer is, let look into what a real transformer actually is. Transformer: A transformer is a static electrical device that transfer electrical energy from one circuit to another while increasing or decreasing the voltage/Current & maintaining the frequency constant. A transformer works on the principle of Faraday’s …

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Instrument Transformer & its Types

What are Instrument Transformers its Types & Advantages

What are Instrument Transformers | Its Types & Advantages A transformer is an Electrical device used for the transfer of electrical energy between two circuits with increasing or decreasing the voltage & current levels.   Instrument Transformer: It is a type of transformer that is used for its high accuracy and isolation to decrease any voltage or current levels for …

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Transformer & its Operation, Characteristics & Applications

What is a Transformer, its Operation of Working, Characteristics & Applications

What is a Transformer | its Operation of Working, Characteristics & Applications A transformer is a very common and widely used electrical device. It has applications from mini mobile devices that can fit into a pocket to heavy industrial machines. In this article, we are going to discuss the transformer, its principle operation, its characteristics & its applications.  Transformer A …

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Difference Between Power Transformer and Distribution Transformer

Difference Between Power Transformer and Distribution Transformer

What are the Differences Between Power Transformer and Distribution Transformer Power transformer and distribution transformer may sound like the same type of transformer but they are very different. Before discussing their differences, let’s look into what transformer really is.     Transformer: A transformer is a stationary electrical device which works on Faraday’s law of mutual induction to transfer electrical …

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Types of Electrical Machines

Types of Electrical Machines

What are the Different Types of Electrical Machines Electrical Machine: A device capable of inter-conversion between electrical energy and mechanical energy is called Electrical Machine. In simple words, an electrical machine converts electrical energy into mechanical energy & vice versa. A transformer is also an Electrical machine with an exception that it converts voltage & current levels. Types of Electrical Machines: …

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Differences Between Synchronous & Induction Motor

Differences Between Synchronous & Induction Motor

Comparison Between Synchronous & Induction Motor AC machines are classified into Synchronous & induction machine also known as the asynchronous machine. They are the most used machines in the industry with many applications. Before going into the comparison between these two types, let’s look into it one by one. Synchronous Motor: It is an alternating current machine which runs at …

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Types of Building Foundations

Types of Foundations in building construction

What are the Different Types of Building Foundations In civil construction, different types of foundations are used for different types of structures & loads. The foundations are mainly classified into two types i.e. Shallow foundation & Deep Foundation. Shallow Foundation Individual Footing Combined Footing Strip/wall Footing Mat/raft Foundation Deep Foundation Pile Foundation Caissons Foundation Shallow Foundation Such type of foundation …

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Difference Between Footing & Foundation

Difference Between Footing & Foundation

What Are The Differences Between Footing & Foundation Footing and foundation both are some basic terminologies used in civil engineering. But there are still some people who don’t understand the difference between them. If you are one of them then this is the topic for you. A most simple explanation could be that all footings are foundations but all foundations …

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Difference Between Gears & Sprocket

Differences Between Gear & Sprocket

Difference Between Gears & Sprocket A very common question & a very confusing one, when you ask someone about the differences between Gears & sprockets. They would simply refer to it as one & same thing or they would call it a wheel with teeth because they visually look the same but if you actually observe it thoroughly you will …

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