Electronics and Communication Engineering - Power Electronics - Discussion


A thyristor has a turn on time of 6 μs. If the anode circuit is inductive, the turn on time will be

[A]. 6 μs
[B]. less than 6μs
[C]. more than 6 μs
[D]. either 6 μs or less

Answer: Option C


Inductive load increases the turn on time.

Flint said: (Mar 21, 2019)  
I think, inductive load decreases the turn on time.

Jamar said: (Sep 11, 2019)  
How? Please explain.

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