Looking at all the adjective forms, I wonder what is the differences between "electric", "electrical", and "electronic"?
I get so confused and want to know the usage.
Electrical means something relating to electricity, and it’s used for things that generate or process electricity. For example, electrical generators.
Devices that run on electricity are called electric. For example, electric lights, electric heaters, electric cars.
And the term Electronic used in a system of operation which involves the control of electric current by various devices: an electronic gamesboard; electronic gadgets; electronic devices.
To answer this question in the most basic technical terms
Electrical means higher voltages with alternating current like 240 VAC or 410 VAC. ie. All Electrical objects work at these ratings.
Electronics means lower voltages with direct current like 24 VDC or 12 VDC or 5VDC. ie. All Electronic objects work at these ratings.
Electric is the term which is associated with current both AC & DC