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Unity power factor (capacitance)

by suspenc3
Tags: capacitance, factor, power, unity
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suspenc3
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Mar12-07, 08:45 PM
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I have an assignment question with a variable capacitor in it and it asks what value of capacitance is necessary to provide "unity power factor overall". This wasnt explained in class, does anyone know what it means?
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interested_learner
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Mar13-07, 09:55 PM
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See: http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu...ic/powfac.html
Number2Pencil
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Mar14-07, 06:39 PM
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Do you now about real power, reactive power, and apparent power?


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