Rectifiers sentence example
These were the ones that had mercury arc rectifiers.
Mercury arc rectifiers have now been made totally obsolete by semiconductors, although there are a few still in service in old installations.
Top center are the small rectifiers to supply the field current.
The six silicon rectifiers face inwards to ensure efficient cooling without risk of terminal contamination.
In addition to the above gaseous rectifiers of oscillations it has been found that several crystals, such as carborundum (carbide of silicon), hessite, anastase and many others possess a unilateral conductivity and enable us to rectify trains of oscillations into continuous currents which can affect a telephone.Advertisement