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Old 04-22-2012, 12:37 PM   #111
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Originally Posted by JRWooden View Post
If the i^2 * R losses are less in the R/R ... might that be actually be a bad thing?

This MOSFET R/R is still a shunt design right?
So if the losses are less in the R/R and the resistance of the stator is unchanged,
then total circuit resistance is lower and the max. current would be higher ... thus creating MORE i^2 * R heating
in the stator due to the higher current....

Or am I AFU here?
Isn't stator only one way? So higher Max output of RR Means less draw on stator = less heat.
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