primary circuit

primary circuit

[′prī‚mer·ē ′sər·kət]
(electricity)
One of a collection of coupled coils or circuits that receives electric power from a source and transfers it to the secondary circuit by electromagnetic induction.
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It turns out that the decisive factor for continuing the procedure will be achieving the preparedness of the third unit for a cold-pressure test of the primary circuit.
Following the installation of the seals, CHT began with previously processed water filling the primary circuit and being circulated by the reactor coolant pumps.
The voltage spikes become especially high in boost DC-DC flyback converter that steps up the output voltage and, therefore, it operates at high primary circuit current [5], [6].
It however remains subject to obtaining favourable conclusions from the ASN regarding the outcome of the tests on the primary circuit of the Flamanville 3 reactor; completion and satisfactory conclusions of the quality audits at the Creusot, Saint-Marcel and Jeumont plants and approval from the relevant merger control authorities.
Instead, it is maintained between the two resonators: The oscillating field generated by the primary circuit excites the secondary circuit resonance, extracting energy from the primary circuit and transferring it to the load.
Water from primary circuit is supplied from unit 1 and flows to bager station.
Low-voltage disconnect switches serve as primary circuit breakers in switchboards and may also be used as feeder disconnects.
Also on display were two new adapter kits designed to facilitate easy and secure primary circuit installation.
Berlin then requested Ankara to extradite to Germany an Iranian citizen, Hossein Tanideh, who prosecutors, on the basis of wire taps and other evidence, concluded had been directed in 2006 by Iran to procure equipment for the primary circuit of the IR-40 reactor.
ClickPress, Wed Jan 28 2015] Industrial transformer is a device that couples the electrical energy obtained from the primary circuit with the secondary circuit using the electromagnetic induction process.
They feature very low water content and comprise a series of corrugated, corrosion resistant stainless steel plates which are able to optimise the transfer of heat between the boiler's primary circuit and the domestic hot water feed, or secondary circuit.
The resulting 1/3 volt at full range current mirrors the primary circuit wave shape with less than a 2-degree difference in the phase angle and overall linearity of better than 1 percent of the full scale output.