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Can a SquareD/Schneider Electric Dry Type Low Voltage Transformer be used on DC (Direct Current), or can SquareD/Schneider Electric offer a DC Transformer?

Requirement for a Direct Current Power Supply

Product Line:
Low Voltage (LV) Transformers

Applies to all Transformers by SquareD/Schneider Electric

Transformers cannot process Direct Current


No. Transformers operate on the principle of alternating magnetic fields affecting coils and laminated steel cores.  As DC does not alternate, it cannot be ``transformed``, hence there is no such thing as a ``DC Transformer``.  Non- Transformer DC power supplies are available on page 23-37 of Digest 176.


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