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Spectrum Software has released Micro-Cap 11, the eleventh generation of our SPICE circuit simulator.

For users of previous Micro-Cap versions, check out the new features available in the latest version. For those of you who are new to Micro-Cap, take our features tour to see what Micro-Cap has to offer.

 

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Questions and Answers - Fall 2013

 

Question: I am trying to create a three-phase source for use in my simulations. I can't find such a source in the library. How can I do this?

Answer: On the Component menu select Analog Primitives / Waveform Sources / Voltage Source. Place three of these in your circuit. Ground the three negative sides. Double-click on each source and assign your preferred amplitude. Assign a phase of 0 to the first, 120 to the second, and 240 to the third. Phase is in degrees. That's all there is to it. Here is what the circuit and its simulation looks like:

Three-phase source
Three-phase plot
 
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