JD's original assertion was that the entire rest of the world uses DC
for everything. Which is wrong. I am sure that in certain niches you
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Moz <list@m...> wrote:
> Ralph Oborn said:
> > AC is easier to transmit over distance. See the historical argument
> I'm sure you mean "was". HVDC is currently the preferred option for
> distance transmission, it's only at the local distribution level that
> AC is easier because transformers are so simple to mass produce.