Usage examples for voltage

  1. Suppose that we take the same tube and use a B- battery of lower voltage. – Letters of a Radio-Engineer to His Son by John Mills
  2. Of course the farther the distance the higher must be the voltage pressure. – Marvels of Modern Science by Paul Severing
  3. Why a man receives a shock of lightning or a charge of electricity at high voltage, and without a mark on his body or a change in any cell that we can make out, be dead, though he was living an instant before, is another of these mysteries too familiar for discussion. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  4. Yet a considerably lower accelerating voltage could be used. – LRL Accelerators The 184-Inch Synchrocyclotron by Lawrence Radiation Laboratory
  5. A clean- cut, real boys' book of high voltage. – The Boy Aviators' Flight for a Fortune by Wilbur Lawton
  6. As a small lamp cannot withstand excessive electrical voltage, so your nerves are unready for the cosmic current. – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda
  7. 95.- Positive Voltage Only Sets up Oscillations Fig. – The Radio Amateur's Hand Book by A. Frederick Collins
  8. The last look, the last word, the last smile, even the last shilling, have all a peculiarly melancholy import; but the last voltage, to one who has lived, as it were, on travelling- who has slept for weeks and months under the shadow of the forest trees, and dwelt among the wild romantic scenes of the wilderness- has a peculiar and thrilling interest. – Hudson Bay by R.M. Ballantyne
  9. Does the voltage depend on the number of the cells? – The Wonder Island Boys: Exploring the Island by Roger Thompson Finlay
  10. So as to get the voltage. – The Wonder Island Boys: Exploring the Island by Roger Thompson Finlay
  11. One of those leads attached to your leg carried a little voltage- just in case you passed out. – A Fine Fix by R. C. Noll
  12. At the foot of the stairs leading to the Judge's office they parted with all the voltage of affection permitted by the canons of propriety and at five in the evening, Mrs. Van Dorn reappeared on Market Street, and at the foot of the stairs before the Judge's office, the parade resumed its course. – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White
  13. Therefore, this station had two functions to perform- reducing the voltage and changing the current from alternating to direct. – Tom Swift and his Electric Locomotive or, Two Miles a Minute on the Rails by Victor Appleton
  14. Henry's place at table was where he got the full voltage of the eyes every time the Princess switched them on. – The Martial Adventures of Henry and Me by William Allen White