Live-Line Maintenance with Hot-Line Tools


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Live-Line Maintenance with Hot-Line Tools
10106071030500 Live-Line Maintenance with Hot-Line ToolsThe trend in electric-system management is to do more and more of the testing, repair, and maintenance work while the lines are live (energized). The reason for this is to reduce the number of times electric service is interrupted, or outaged. Interruptions in electric service are referred to as outages. Live-line maintenance has been made possible by the development of special tools and procedures for such work.Under live-line maintenance, a great variety of work is included. The most common of these live-line operations are as follows:
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Thomas M. Shoemaker; James E. Mack: Lineman's and Cableman's Handbook, Twelfth Edition. Live-Line Maintenance with Hot-Line Tools, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2012), AccessEngineering Export