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Good day.

I want to ask.
They can be piezoelectric plates merge into larger units?
What are the maximum dimensions?
What may have these connections The electrical and mechanical properties?

Thank you


I don't see why you can't stack them, or why there would be maximum dimensions.  I'm not sure about your last question, but a larger piezoelectric material should have the same properties as a smaller one, with the caveat that voltages and compression/expansion distances would scale with the size of the material.


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