Balun

The word balun comes from its function it connects balanced to unbalanced cables. Most baluns also have the job of correcting any differences in characteristic impedance.

BALUN

Balanced Unbalanced (device)

Balun

This is a transformer used to match or transform an unbalanced coaxial cable to a balanced twisted pair system, or visa versa.
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Balun

(NETWORK GLOSSARY) Balanced, unbalanced. Device used for matching impedance between a balanced and unbalanced line (usually twisted pair and coaxial cable).
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Balun

A transformer device used for matching balanced and unbalanced circuit elements.
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Balun

A transformer circuit that couples a balanced transmission line to an unbalanced transmission line.
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BALUN

An acronym for BALanced/UNbalanced. A device commonly used to change one cabling media to another (ex. coaxial to twisted pair balun).
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balun

a device for transforming an unbalanced voltage to a balanced voltage or vice-versa
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Balun

Balun is a shortened term derived from BALanced to UNbalanced transformer. A
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Balun

A balun n is an electrical device that converts between a balanced signal (two signals working against each other where ground is irrelevant) and an unbalanced signal (a single signal working against ground or pseudo-ground). A balun can take many forms and may include devices that also transform impedances but need not do so. Transformer baluns c...
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Balun

Balanced/Unbalanced. A device that links together dissimilar
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