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Re: Impedance Low/High

Subject: Re: Impedance Low/High
From: Rich Grise
Date: Sat, 03 Jun 2006 16:45:14 GMT
Newsgroups: sci.electronics.basics
On Sat, 03 Jun 2006 12:18:54 -0400, Dorian McIntire wrote:
...
> 1. Inductors store energy in the form of charge (usually electrons)
> motion or current.
> 
>     -Inductors store kinetic energy.
> 
> 2. Capacitors store energy in the form of electrostatic force or
> voltage.
> 
>     -Capacitors store potential energy.

Dewd! I like this a _lot_! :-) :-) :-)

The way I heard it once, "An inductor opposes a change in current, a
capacitor opposes a change in voltage".

Thanks!
Rich


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