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# Author Archive for: Edvard Csanyi

## Edvard Csanyi

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Electrical engineer, programmer and founder of EEP. Highly specialized for design of LV/MV switchgears and LV high power busbar trunking (<6300A) in power substations, commercial buildings and industry facilities. Professional in AutoCAD programming.

Transformers

# The Worst Transformer Inrush Current Occurs When…

When a transformer is first energized or reenergized after a short interruption, the transformer may draw inrush current from the system due to the core magnetization being out of sync… Read more

Dec 09, 2015 | By Edvard Csanyi

Electric Motor

# The Design Basics Of Motor Protection Circuit Breaker

Application-specific variations of the MCCB, these breakers combine the short-circuit and isolation functionality of the MCCB with the motor overcurrent protection of a traditional overload relay. MPCBs are UL 489 Listed… Read more

Dec 07, 2015 | By Edvard Csanyi

Energy and Power

# Learn How To Specify Current Transformers

Current transformers are used to supply information to the protective relays and/or current, power and energy metering “instruments”. For this purpose they must supply a secondary current proportional to the… Read more

Dec 05, 2015 | By Edvard Csanyi

Energy and Power

# 7 guidelines to select correctly rated circuit breaker

The general procedure for the selection of correctly rated circuit breaker follows the following scheme of seven major questions you should answer. Let’s see the major questions: What is the… Read more

Dec 04, 2015 | By Edvard Csanyi

Industrial Automation

# PLC Ladder Logic Functions for Electrical Engineers (Beginners)

To understand programmable logic controllers (PLCs) and their applications, you must first understand the logic concepts behind them. We’ll will explain the relationship between Boolean algebra and logic contact symbology,… Read more

Dec 02, 2015 | By Edvard Csanyi

Electric Motor

# PLC Ladder Diagrams for Electrical Engineers (Beginners)

As an introduction to ladder diagrams, consider the simple wiring diagram for an electrical circuit in Figure 1a. The diagram shows the circuit for switching on or off an electric… Read more

Nov 30, 2015 | By Edvard Csanyi

Protection

# HV/MV/LV Transformer Protection Schemes

Transformer protection should take into account the power, voltage, vector group and the importance of the unit within a particular system. Depending on these factors, the transformers can be assigned… Read more

Nov 28, 2015 | By Edvard Csanyi

Electric Motor

# Comparison of 4 Different Flow Control Methods Of Pumps

When in use, the pumps are always part of a pumping system. A pumping system is usually a network of pipes, tanks, valves and other system parts. The receiver is… Read more

Nov 27, 2015 | By Edvard Csanyi

Electrical Lectures

# The Mesh Current Method For Analysis Of Electric Circuits

The mesh current method of circuit analysis discussed in this technical article employs mesh currents as the independent variables. The idea is to write the appropriate number of independent equations,… Read more

Nov 25, 2015 | By Edvard Csanyi

Electric Motor

# Guidelines to electrical braking of asynchronous motors

In many industrial systems, motors are stopped simply by natural deceleration. The time this takes depends solely on the inertia and resistive torque of the machine the motor drives. However,… Read more

Nov 23, 2015 | By Edvard Csanyi

Energy and Power

# Automatic transfer system explained in detail (operational requirements)

In a previous article I explained the role of the automatic transfer system and the operational requirements – three modes of operation: manual mode, automatic mode, and auto mode failure…. Read more

Nov 21, 2015 | By Edvard Csanyi

Energy and Power

# Automatic Transfer System (ATS) Explained in Details

Using the basic building blocks of utility power, system topology, on-site generation, and uninterruptible power supplies, the basic role of the automatic transfer system may now be defined. In this… Read more

Nov 20, 2015 | By Edvard Csanyi

Energy and Power

# Example On How To Design a Low Voltage Switchboard

This technical article has the aim of helping the panel builder and the designer in the construction of ABB SACE ArTu low voltage switchboard. To this purpose, starting from the… Read more

Nov 18, 2015 | By Edvard Csanyi

Energy and Power

# Primary distribution schemes of power plants on board of big ships

The MV primary distribution network generally consists in a three-phase system with three conductors without neutral. Such system is usually managed with the neutral of the star point isolated from… Read more

Nov 16, 2015 | By Edvard Csanyi

Energy and Power

# The Tesla Electric Light Company in Electrical Review, August 14, 1886

Electrical Review, August 14, 1886 – A weekly journal of electric light, telephone telegraph and scientific progress This company has been organized nearly two years, and has devoted that tittle,… Read more

Nov 14, 2015 | By Edvard Csanyi