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Monthly Archive for: «February, 2011»

Energy and Power

AC Vs. DC

What’s this thing about AC anyway? A little history lesson might be in order. It all started when Edison built the first incandescent bulb and the power station to light… Read more

Feb 08, 2011 | By Edvard

AC vs. DC
Power Substation

Risk and Consequences Of Transformer Fire

The risk of a catastrophic fire with a properly inspected, tested, and maintained transformer is small. Proper maintenance and thorough testing of the transformer will prevent or detect many events… Read more

Feb 07, 2011 | By Edvard

Risk and Consequences Of Transformer Fire
Energy and Power

Electrically Held Contactors – Siemens

Most lighting and heating applications require a contactor to control the loads. One type of contactor is an electrically held contactor, which is similar to a magnetic starter. Unlike a… Read more

Feb 05, 2011 | By Edvard

Electrically Held Contactors - Siemens type CLM
Low Voltage

Form of separation 2 – Requirements

Form 2 defines overall assemblies which are enclosed to provide protection against contact with any internal live parts or components, and where there is internal separation of the busbars from… Read more

Feb 04, 2011 | By Edvard

Form of separation 2 - Requirements
Cables

Electrical Wire – How It’s Made

Wikipedia: Electrical wiring in general refers to insulated conductors used to carry electricity, and associated devices. This article describes general aspects of electrical wiring as used to provide power in… Read more

Feb 03, 2011 | By Edvard

Low Voltage

The Switchboard Design Requirements

The following rules of design have to be implement in the aim to facilitate the assembly and especially the maintenance of the installation. The switchboard must be designed the way… Read more

Feb 01, 2011 | By Edvard

Low voltage switchboard - Design requirements


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