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#130382 - 03/20/06 10:10 AM Power Factor correction Formula  
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This should work for those interested:

(1/(2*3.1416*(Frequency)*(Voltage))/(((Sqrt(((Watts/Load PF)^)-(Watts^))-((Voltage*((Sqrt((((Watts/desired PF)^)-(Watts^))))/Votage)))*1000000

Answer should come in microfarads...

Let me know if I missed something...


Dnk....

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#130383 - 03/20/06 10:46 PM Re: Power Factor correction Formula  
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Not sure where this gets me, it only gives you the capacitor value needed...

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