Daniel Iyke
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What exactly is the parameter “burden” on CTs really mean

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Steve Spence
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In order to monitor AC current with a CT, you need to put a resistor across its output. This is called a burden resistor. It converts current to voltage. http://arduinotronics.blogspot.com/2016/02/ac-current-monitoring-current.html
http://powerelectronics.com/content/exploring-current-transformer-applications

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Daniel Iyke
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