DC current: danger alert?

“The war between pro-AC fans and pro-DC fans has been around forever; ever since the end of the 19th century in fact.

Today, more than ever, the battle is raging! New technologies such as LED, cellphones, photo-voltaic, and electric cars, are becoming more prevalent in our everyday lives, so it’s no surprise we’re witnessing a new major turning point in this AC versus DC battle: the pro-DC (electronic device manufacturer) fans are stepping up to the fight against the pro-AC (electric device manufacturers) who are carrying the flag for AC – which differentiates high and low current.

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Click here to watch an AC vs DC load breaking comparison with a knife switch —