Materials Used in Transformers


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Materials Used in Transformers
1010603 Materials Used in TransformersM.P. SinghT.K. GanguliApart from active materials like copper and cold rolled grain oriented silicon steel, a number of ferrous, nonferrous and insulating materials are employed for building up a transformer. Optimum utilization of all materials in consonance with their electrical, mechanical, physical, chemical and thermal characteristics is necessary for obtaining a compact size transformer. Strict quality control measures like testing of raw materials, therefore, become imperative. One basic requirement for all materials used in an oil-filled transformer is that they should be compatible with insulating oil and sho…
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BHEL (Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited): Transformers, Second Edition. Materials Used in Transformers, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2003), AccessEngineering Export