Translation for 'circuit breaker' from English to Russian
NOUN   a circuit breaker | circuit breakers
SYNO breaker | circuit breaker
автоматический выключатель {м}circuit breaker
(автоматический) предохранитель {м}circuit breaker
пробка {ж} [разг.] [автоматический предохранитель]circuit breaker
цепь {ж} тока
печатная плата {ж}
circuit board
электрическая цепь {ж}
electric circuit
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Usage Examples English
  • A circuit breaker is an electrical safety device designed to protect an electrical circuit from damage caused by overcurrent.
  • While moving inside the cabin, Aldrin accidentally damaged the circuit breaker that would arm the main engine for liftoff from the Moon.
  • They can also be found in power supplies for digital circuits, where they are used as a sort of "enhanced circuit breaker" to prevent a failure in the power supply from damaging downstream components.
  • In countries such as France, South Africa and the United Kingdom, a pair of permanent magnets beside the rails at either side of the neutral section operate a bogie-mounted transducer on the train which causes a large electrical circuit-breaker to open and close when the locomotive or the pantograph vehicle of a multiple unit passes over them.
  • He found then that disabling the second channel by pulling the circuit breaker in the cockpit restored the fuel gauges to working order albeit with only the single FQIS channel operative.

  • On 23 September 2009 an overhead power line dropped on to a Class 373 train arriving at London St Pancras International station, activating a circuit breaker and delaying eleven other trains.
  • The New York Stock Exchange and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange introduced the concept of a circuit breaker.
  • Redundancy is further enhanced by plugging each power supply into a different circuit (i.e. to a different circuit breaker).
  • An ASIC based IPS may detect and block denial-of-service attacks because they have the processing power and the granularity to analyze the attacks and act like a circuit breaker in an automated way.
  • Experiments showed that applying power to a wire leading to the fuel quantity gauge can cause the digital display to change by several hundred pounds before the circuit breaker trips.

  • An earth-leakage circuit breaker includes a specialized latching relay.
  • One or more times per revolution, just as the magnet pole moves away from the coil and the magnetic flux begins to decrease, a cam opens the contact breaker (called “the points” in reference to the two points of a circuit breaker) and interrupts the current.
  • HVDC circuit breakers are difficult to build because of arcing: under AC the voltage inverts, and in doing so crosses zero volts, dozens of times a second.
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