INTRODUCTION


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INTRODUCTION
INTRODUCTIONSwitchgear is a generic term and includes the entire range of switching devices and their combination with associated control, measuring, protecting and regulating equipment. The assemblies of such devices and equipment with associated inter-connections, accessories, enclosures and supporting structures, intended, in principle, for use in connection with the generation, transmission, distribution and conversion of electric energy also form a switchgear.We all are familiar with low voltage switches and re-wireable fuses in our homes. A switch is used for opening and closing an electric circuit while a fuse is used for over-current and short-circuit prot…
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Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited: Handbook of Switchgears. INTRODUCTION, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2007), AccessEngineering Export