Deutsch: Schaltung / Español: Circuito / Português: Circuito / Français: Circuit / Italiano: Circuito
Circuit may mean an electrical circuit, an electrical network that has a closed loop giving a return path for the current or in
in fluid power and fluid mechanics a Hydraulic circuit or Pneumatic circuit.
In an industrial or industry context, a "circuit" refers to a closed loop of electrical or electronic components through which current can flow. A circuit is an essential component in many electrical devices and systems, and it is used to control and distribute electrical power and perform a specific function, such as controlling an electric motor, transmitting data, or measuring an electrical signal. Some examples of circuits used in the industrial and industry context include:
- Control circuits for motor drives and control systems
- Power distribution circuits for large industrial machines
- Automation and control circuits for industrial processes
- Instrumentation circuits for measuring temperature, pressure, and other physical parameters
- Safety circuits for industrial equipment protection and compliance with safety standards.