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Re: [OT] British vs. American English

On Thu, 6 Oct 2011 02:35:59 +1300, Chris Bannister <mockingbird@earthlight.co.nz> wrote:
> For crossing "large" distances DC is used, whereas AC is more useful for
> local distribution.

    I thought, that DC is better for transmission (less losses). And higher voltage 
is also better (less losses). And AC won, because of one device: 
direct current transformer ;) 

Virgo Pärna 

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