Is is possible to use a Transformer to get a three phase output from a single phase source?


11 April 2022

Single phase utility supplies do not provide the phase profile required by three phase loads

Product Line:
LV Transformers

Applies to LV Transformers by SquareD/Schneider Electric

Three phase loads must often be serviced by a single phase utility supply 


No, a static device, such as a Transformer, can not generate the phase angle differences required for a three phase output. To create the two additional phases requires some sort of active device, of which a phase converter is one example.