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A step-down transformer is an electrical device whose primary voltage is greater than its secondary voltage. Transformers transfer energy between circuits using electromagnetic induction. Using varying magnetic fields, t... More »

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Never use a surge protector when wiring a step-down transformer converting 220-volt electric current to 110-volt electric current. Alternately, use a step-down transformer that has electrically isolated windings kept ent... More »

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A power transformer is a device that consists of a coil wrapped around an electromagnet that transfers electricity from one circuit to another without changing the frequency of the electric energy. Although the frequency... More »

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