Distribution Transformers


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Distribution Transformers
1010607 Distribution TransformersThe purpose of a distribution transformer is to reduce the primary voltage of the electric distribution system to the utilization voltage serving the customer. A distribution transformer is a static device constructed with two or more windings used to transfer alternating-current electric power by electromagnetic induction from one circuit to another at the same frequency but with different values of voltage and current.Figure 15.1 shows distribution transformers in stock at an electric utility company service building. The distribution transformers available for use for various applications, as shown, incl…
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Thomas M. Shoemaker; James E. Mack: Lineman's and Cableman's Handbook, Twelfth Edition. Distribution Transformers, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2012), AccessEngineering Export