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Old 02-04-2009, 09:05 PM
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I helped myself to an image from http://islandcastaway.com/stuff/wind...%20Secrets.htm

here's a picture that shows DC, rectified single-phase AC and rectified 3-phase - you can see that you would get a more steady arc from the rectified 3-phase.
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