An electrical circuit that is not complete.
- The Databus Network / Harness Tester isolates all common wiring faults (short circuits, shorts to shield, open circuits and cross-overs, etc.) on any aircraft with a databus harness system.
- In a preferred embodiment enabled by an electroluminescent system without a back electrode, a fingerprint is disposed to close the open circuit by making contact and thereby serving as a ‘temporary’ back electrode.
- In an open circuit, the free charges would simply remain on the electrodes and a voltage could be measured.
For editors and proofreaders
Syllabification: o·pen cir·cuit
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.