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Title: Power Factor Correction Devices
Description: Power factor correction in operation. Current from the power line is reduced by introducing a charge, QC, on a capacitor (C), and creating an oscillating charge or current, IL, between the capacitor and the inductive load, such as a refrigerator.

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Subjects (names):
Topics/Categories: Metrology, Basic Units--Electrical
Type: Graphic/illustration
Source: National Institute of Standards and Technology
Credit Line as it should
appear in print:
Credit: NIST
AV Number: 09EEEL016
Date Created: 2009
Date Entered: 12/15/2009

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