electrical circuit


Energy Channels

a: Electrical circuit ~
b: water pipes

What: A common association. Most people have a feel for how water moves through pipes. It's easy to transfer this understanding to electric circuits. There are some parallels in behavior and appearance. Both look long and skinny and both channel energy in a desired direction. Electrical circuits channel electrons and water pipes channel water."

Writer: No one and everyone
Where: Reference Link Has Evaporated
Date: Oct 2 2013 3:30 PM

Weakest Link?

a: Electrical circuit ~
b: chain

What: "An electrical circuit is like a chain. It is only as good ....." As the weakest link?

Writer: Not Stated
Date: Oct 2 2013 3:32 PM

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