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The power factor

07/08/2009 The power factor

The power factor corrector is used to increase (or - as commonly said - to "improve") the power factor (cos φ) of a given load, in order to reduce, in equal power, the total current.

The power factor has important benefits, that come from the decrease of total current equal to active power transmitted and from the drop, until cancellation, of the inductive current.

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