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Re: Theory behind diode at A/C compressor
Posted to HVAC Forum on 3/5/2021 24 Replies

There was some good information on Wikipedia. This image does a good job answering the question I had.

[Diode Circuit]

It appears like a Zener diode would work, and is used by some manufacturers, but is not necessary. A rectifier diode should work as long ... Login to read more.

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