[ List Subjects ][ Main Page ]
Subject: Re: Rewinding transformer,which gauge wire to use?
[ View Followups ][ Post Followup ]
Date: 03/12/03 at 11:41 PM
Posted by: Russ Kincaid
In Reply to: Rewinding transformer,which gauge wire to use? posted by Chad Guidry on 03/09/03 at 12:51 PM:
The output current is I=P/E = 800/120 = 6.7 amps. The input current is Eout/Ein*Iout plus some for inefficiency, say 100 amps. Since #12 wire is good for 30 amps, use 3 #12 wires in parallel. That will be easier than winding #7 wire.
Post a Follow-up: