Y-connection

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  1. ENG99

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    Hey, I'm trying to understand why in Y-connected I have to divide by sqrt3 to find the phase voltage?

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  2. KL7AJ

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    A little trigger-nommitry is your friend. tan(30)= .5773. 1/.5773=1.732 1.7332^2=3. :)
     
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  4. ENG99

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    Thx!
     
  5. KL7AJ

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    Certainly. Your bill is in the mail. :)
     
  6. ENG99

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    I'll take care of it *_^
     
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