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Improved weather-resistant coverings for overhead line wires

Leonard Leroy Carter

Improved weather-resistant coverings for overhead line wires

a report of an investigation

by Leonard Leroy Carter

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Published by Purdue university in Lafayette, Ind .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Overhead electric lines.

  • Edition Notes

    On cover: Engineering bulletin, Purdue university. Vol. xvi, no. 6. November, 1932.

    Statementconducted by the Engineering experment station, Purdue university, in co-operation with the Utilities research commission, inc., by L. L. Carter, J. W. Olsen, C. Francis Harding [and] R. Norris Shreve.
    SeriesResearch bulletin no. 43, Engineering experiment station
    ContributionsOlson, John Wilhelm, joint author., Harding, C. Francis b. 1881, joint author., Shreve, Randolph Norris, 1885- joint author., Purdue University. Engineering Experiment Station, Utilities research commission, Inc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK3231 .C3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination71 p.
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6295474M
    LC Control Number33027719
    OCLC/WorldCa1023500

    An overhead line or overhead wire is used to transmit electrical energy to electric trains, trolleybuses or trams. It is known variously as: Overhead catenary; Overhead contact system (OCS) Overhead equipment (OHE) Overhead line equipment (OLE or OHLE) Overhead lines (OHL) Overhead wiring . Hard-Drawn Aluminum Wire for Overhead Line Conductors (Adopted CEI/IEC , first edition, , with Canadian deviations) CSA: CAN/CSA C Round Wire Concentric Lay Overhead Electrical Stranded Conductors (Adopted CEI/IEC , first edition, , with Canadian deviations) CSA: CAN/CSA C

    OVERHEAD SERVICE OCT 17 LINE WORK 1. Definitions. (a) Temporary Service. Any bond between the meter enclosure and joint users that interferes with removing the cover on the meter box is a violation of NEC (3). The joint user who created the violation must All wiring between the Company's service connection point and the. Overhead line insulators It is obvious that if overhead power lines are not properly insulated from their support poles/towers, the current will flow towards the ground through the poles/towers which also become hazardous. Of course, the power line won't even work in that case! Hence, overhead power lines are always supported on insulators mounted on their support poles/towers.

      Because overhead lines are exposed to trees and animals, to wind and lightning, and to cars and kites, they are a critical component in the reliability of distribution ad constructions come in a variety of configurations (see Figure ). Normally one primary circuit is used per pole, but utilities sometimes run more than one circuit per structure. overhead power lines planning design construction.


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