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trans·form·er (tr ns-fôr m r). n. 1.

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Transformer Questions & Answers
A transformer is an electrical apparatus designed to convert alternating current However, any 50 Hz transformer will operate on a 60 Hz service.
"Magnetics Design 4 - Power Transformer Design"
4-1. Section 4 – Power Transformer Design. Power Transformer Design.
Instrument Transformers
considerations to assist in selecting an instrument transformer. Technology A general overview of ABB's current and voltage transformers.
Current-Transformer Phase-Shift Compensation and Calibration
phase shift of a current (or voltage) transformer used in electric power or energy measurement.
Application Note 285 An Acoustic Transformer Powered Super-High
An Acoustic Transformer. Powered Super-High. Isolation Amplifier.

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Calvert Cliffs reactor remains off-line
Spokesman Mark Sullivan said "Unit 1" remains off-line while workers inspect the transformer and ensure it is in "safe and workable condition." A second reactor was working fine at 100 percent power, and the plant remains stable, Sullivan said.
Hurricane Irene updates: Transformer fire in Aquebogue
Riverhead Fire Department officials also report a transformer fire on Edgar Avenue in Aquebogue, across the street from the Aquebogue Elementary School. Energon Pub Forums
What started you with Transformers? What was your first Transformers toy? Counterpunch: I think my actual first Transformer may have been G1 Powerglide.
Warren Hospital regains power after transformer blows
By Colin McEvoy | The Express-Times Express-Times Photo | TIM WYNKOOPWarren Hospital operating on generator late Saturday night following a power outage after a transformer blew in Lopatcong Township.
Transformer Sparks in University Park Saturday, Pepco Responds
By Sonia Dasgupta The transformers sparks as a tree hits it Saturday at 44th Avenue and Wells Parkway in University Park. (Aug. 27, 2011) Update, 11:25 pm: Power has been restored to residents of University Park.

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Transformers: Dark of the Moon | Trailer & Official Site | In Theaters
Jun 29, 2011 Shia LaBeouf returns as Sam Witwicky in the highly-anticipated Transformers sequel. June 29, 2011.
Transformer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A transformer is a device that transfers electrical energy from one circuit to another through inductively coupled conductors—the transformer's coils.
Transformers (film) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Transformers Movie 3 Dark of the Moon | Hasbro Toys, Games and
Official Site of TF3 Transformers Dark of the Moon Movie Toys and Action Figures from Hasbro and Transformers The Movie.
IMDb - Transformers (2007)
Directed by Michael Bay. With Shia LaBeouf, Megan Fox, Josh Duhamel, Tyrese Gibson.

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