holding current


Also found in: Wikipedia.

holding current

[′hōl·diŋ ‚kə·rənt]
(electronics)
The minimum current required to maintain a switching device in a closed or conducting state after it is energized or triggered.
References in periodicals archive ?
Holding current edition of the exhibition at the long-abandoned Marie Adelaide Hospital is intended to blend contemporary arts with urban transformations, said Casiraghi, noting that visitors' turnout has hit 20,000.
Consequently, many ginners holding current season's (2017-18) cotton stocks would benefit from the ongoing situation if there is a delay in sowing this year.
Abundant supply is holding current natural gas prices low, but in the long run we still anticipate relief from incremental demand from liquefied natural gas exports as well as industry.
"The decision targets ghosts as the members that are responsible for Hezbollah's military wing are anonymous." Gemayel called on Hezbollah to reassess its policies in Lebanon for everyone's sake, and particularly so as not to fall into the abyss of political vacuum, while holding current cabinet responsible for allowing the Islamic resistance to drag the country into the pitfalls of the Syrian crisis.
Key parameters of the devices include voltage range from 120V to 270V, a maximum leakage current of 2 [micro]A, a maximum breakover voltage up to 345V and a minimum holding current of 150 mA.
Korean, Chinese, and Caucasian Americans are among those holding current membership in the church.
Also, in-rush current is several times holding current. This means that, when the solenoid is blocked open, for whatever reason, the coil will quickly overheat and short out, in a matter of a minute or two.
bidders are required to attend and participate in the conference.State law requires a minimum of 25% percent of the state-funded portion of the contract be set aside for award to subcontractors holding current certification from the connecticut department of administrative services (das).Minority/women~s business enterprises are encouraged to apply.
Tenders are invited for Purchase and/or installation of emergency natural gas generators to be used in the event of the disruption of utility services for DCF providers holding current contracts for out of home treatment programs supervised transitional living homes or shelters that provide 24 hour care of DCF involved children and youth.
Pptc Fuse Shall Be Of Tyco Or Similar:- Technical Details:- 1 Holding Current 2.5A 2 Max Fault Current Rating 100A.