holding current


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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.
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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.
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The company holds five patents for this processes in the USA, as well as holding current patents in japan, Germany and several European countries.
In addition to holding current memberships in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Iowa and Minnesota Societies of CPAs, he has been active in a number of non-profit organizations, most recently the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities where he served as an officer and board member.
Preoccupation with executive works did not let POGC to pay enough attention to academic sector s participation in development of South Pars projects but the issue came under spotlight by holding current conference Souri noted.