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Re: Quattro Digest V2 #451
> Date: Mon, 25 Sep 1995 09:47:26 -0400 (EDT)
> From: "Bob D'Amato" <Bob.Damato@snetel.com>
> cc: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
> On Mon, 25 Sep 1995, Thomas Tornblom wrote:
> > Note however that these cannot be used for switching DC, which means
> > that they are useless in car applications.
> EH??? This isnt true. I have been using SS relays in my cars for years.
> They are more durable, weatherproof, vibration proof etc (more expensive)
> . I just added a pair for my Rallye lights. They make them for both AC
> and DC. Be sure to use the right ones.
> BTW, the DC ones use anything from .3 to 48V to switch, which makes them
> ideal for auto use.
Sorry, didn't know that. I though they were all made up of optically
coupled triacs, which is the AC variant.