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#1 luclandry

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Posted 20 March 2006 - 04:11 PM

Hello everyone,
Can someone explain what is the EMC filter? Is is EMI, RFI, or harmonics filtering?
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#2 marke

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Posted 20 March 2006 - 07:10 PM

Hello Luc

EMC stands for Electromagnetic Compatibility and is a European requirement.

The EMC standards cover electromagnetic interference generated by the equipment and electromagnetic interference to the equipment.

The standards cover radiated and conducted emmissions and cover a very wide frequency spectrum up to 1GHz.
They include electrostatic discharge tests to all exposed conductors and control circuits.

Harmonics are handled separately.

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