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Transformer Installation and Maintenance

Authored by: Troy D. Kabrich

Electric Power Transformer Engineering

Print publication date:  May  2012
Online publication date:  May  2012

Print ISBN: 9781439856291
eBook ISBN: 9781439856369
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Power transformers demand a high degree of care during installation. The large capital investment for the transformer and their importance to the power system demonstrate the need for careful field preparation for service. This chapter will highlight recommendations for the proper receipt, inspection, field assembly, oil processing, acceptance testing, and maintenance of large liquid-immersed power transformers rated 10 MVA or greater or with primary voltage rating of 69 kV and above.

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