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RE: RMS
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RE: RMS
Date:
Wed, 9 Apr 1997 21:11:02 -0500
From:
malick-at-mail.hvs-dot-com
To:
tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
TE>RMS stands for "Root Mean Square" to find it, take your peak to peak
TE>voltage and multiply by .707. or take RMS voltage and divide by .707
to
TE>get
TE>back to the VP-P that most meters measure.
TE>Hope I helped.
TE>LT
Oops. You've got a small typo here. You have to divide the peak to
peak voltage by 2 before multiply it by .707 to get the RMS
value....Well, you don't have to divide by 2 first, you could do it
after .707.. ;)