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Hangarau

pūtuku hiko

power supply

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He waehanga o roto i ngā pūrere hiko tūhono ki te hiko ā-whare. Ko tāna, he huri i te iahiko hohoko (AC) 240V ki te iahiko torotika (DC) hahaka hei whāngai i te pūrere.

A component in electrical devices which connect to mains power. Its function is to change the 240V alternating current to low voltage direct current which powers the device.

Tauira KŌrero

Kua pakaru te pūtuku hiko o te rorohiko.

Ina tika te haere o te pūtuku hiko, kāore te rorohiko e raru i te hiko auripo.

Ko tā te kōkōhiko, he whakamātao i te pūtuku hiko, kia kore ai e wera.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

Hei tauira o tētahi pūtuku hiko rorohiko:

Takenga Mai

pū (pūrere) - device

tuku - transfer, give off

hiko - electricity

Tauira KŌrero

Kua pakaru te pūtuku hiko o te rorohiko.

Ina tika te haere o te pūtuku hiko, kāore te rorohiko e raru i te hiko auripo.

Ko tā te kōkōhiko, he whakamātao i te pūtuku hiko, kia kore ai e wera.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga