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Marine Systems: AC Electrical Powered Systems

These carefully chosen resources support the Marine Systems curriculum.

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Sinusiodal Wave Form

Voltage - RMS

Definition and Links

AC - Alternating Current  Current that regularly reverses the direction of its flow in a repeating, cyclical pattern. AC is the dominant form of power because it can be transformed and transported over long distances.


What is corrosion?

Corrosion is a natural process that seeks to reduce the binding enery of metals. (The Basics of Corrosion)

AC DC Diagrams

Diagram from All About Circuits.

ELCI - Equipment Leakage Circuit Interrupter

The Landing School