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delta connection Syllabification: del·ta con·nec·tion

Definition of delta connection in English:


A triangular arrangement of electrical three-phase windings in series, each of the three wires of the circuit being connected to a junction of two windings.
Example sentences
  • After the start, the circuit is switched to delta connection and the motor receives the nominal voltage.
  • The voltage and current rules for a delta connection must be used when determining line and phase values of voltage current.
  • The respective delta connections of each main and additional windings are three delta points,, and of the main winding which are perfectly symmetrical and equidistant from each other.

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