continuous load


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continuous load

Said of an electrical load in which the maximum current is expected to continue for at least 3 hours at a time.
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A reliable building contractor will use metal connectors to create a continuous load path, and your blueprints or building specifications should require them.
Since it was opened the centre has had constant pressure creep rupture and fatigue testing (fluctuating pressure) capabilities, and now these have been augmented with a chlorine exposure test to measure the effect of chlorinated water--especially hot water--on plastics, a hot-cold shock test to evaluate the durability of connectors and seals in water pipes exposed to rapid and repeated temperature changes and a bending creep rupture test to study the long-term strength of bars exposed to hot water and a continuous load.
AE signals corresponding to DP appear periodically even under continuous load increase as it is shown in Fig.
A patented, self-aligning system uses compressed gas to apply a continuous load to a pull-stub mounted on the test surface, Push button operation eliminates operator bias.
In the single pan substitution balance, the opposite side of the short beam carries a continuous load of weights which are mechanically removed until an approximate balance with the sample in the pan is reached.
5 oz-in, at 100 rpm, achieving a continuous load range of 0 to 6.
A continuous load cycle leads to a motor's continuous-power output rating.
The CPC1593 normally open (1-Form-A) optically isolated SSR features a load voltage of 600V peak maximum, continuous load current of +/- 120mA maximum and an on-resistance of 35 Ohms maximum.
The traders, political leaders, lawyers and others showed displeasure over the cruel behavior of WAPDA and the continuous load shedding in the area and demanded to end the unscheduled load shedding in the area and give some relief to masses in this regard.
For instance, new power ICs have 16V input capable synchronous buck regulators that deliver up to 3 A of continuous load current at voltages as low as 0.
The residents, traders and civil society expressed serious concerns over unannounced power load shedding in various blocks of Sector F-6 in Islamabad which is facing 3 to 8 hours continuous load shedding.
So despite constitutional right, Karachi faced severe gas shortages last winter and continuous load shedding from November 2011 to March 2012 which hurt industry.

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