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Uses and applications of Vacuum Reclosers

February 26th, 2015 | Make a comment | Posted in Others
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Introduction

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There is a distinct difference between a recloser and a circuit breaker. The circuit breaker breaks the circuit in case of a fault. It requires manual reset. The recloser on the other hand momentarily closes a circuit in case of a fault, and then automatically restores service after the fault clears. Do note that majority of line faults clear automatically after a short period. A recloser thus offers two primary benefits.

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