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What Voltage is used to run a trolley?


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July 26, 2010 4:55AM

The most common voltage is 600 Volts DC. However, various voltages have been used. Most newly built light rail lines use 750 Volts DC. Some have used 1200 VDC or 1500 VDC. A few have used AC current.