Word forms: (regular plural) current transformers
( Electrical engineering : Instrumentation, measuring, and testing , Devices )
The most common type of alternating current transformer is one intended to transform a small electric current produced by a large electromotive
force into a larger current of low electromotive force.
A current transformer can step down the current for a low current meter to monitor the high current circuit.
A current transformer is a transformer that is designed to give an accurate current ratio for the purpose
of measurement and control.
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