What is an AC inverter motor?

Answer Many commercial electric motors run on alternating current (AC). These time-tested designs are durable and efficient, but run at a fixed speed. Engineers developed electronic speed controls to vary... Read More »

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How to Build a Remote Switch for a Power Inverter Using the Plug End on the End of the Inverter?

A remote switch is a wired switch that can be located a specific distance away from the device it is controlling. Connecting a remote switch to a power inverter would allow you to be able to contro... Read More »

What is more powerful for a vacuum cleaner motor a 12 amp motor or a 110 watt motor?

A 110 watt motor is equal to a 1 amp motor... Versus a 12 amp motor, the 12 is more powerful. You've probably confused 110 watts with volts, as a 1 amp motor could not be used in a vacuum (it's too... Read More »

DIY LCD Inverter?

If the LCD screen on your laptop computer is dim--but not completely dark--for no apparent reason, then it may be time to replace the inverter. This is a rectangular chip mounted next to the LCD th... Read More »

What is a PWM inverter?

A PWM inverter, or pulse-width modulated inverter, is a frequency converter with little control over a voltage line, according to the ABB website. The connection between a line and a PWM inverter i... Read More »