Recent questions tagged primary

Description : Define: primary and secondary distribution system 

Last Answer : i) Primary Distribution:  It is a 3-phase, 3-wire transmission line connected in between receiving substation to Distribution substation. OR It is link between receiving substation & ... substation to consumer line. OR It is link between distribution transformer substation & consumer. 

Description : Write example of each type (i) Primary transducer (ii) Active transducer (iii) Electrical transducer (iv) Digital transducer

Last Answer : (i) Active transducer:-Thermocouple, piezoelectric, photovoltaic cell (ii) Primary transducer:- Bourdon tube, bellows, (iii) Electrical transducer.:- LVDT,RVDT, Hall effect, strain gauge, ... , optical pyrometer, radiation pyrometer (iv) Digital transducer:- Linear Encoder, digital taco generator

Description : Compare primary and secondary instruments.

Last Answer : Primary instruments  Secondary instruments  Gives magnitude of quantity in terms of physical constants of instrument  Gives reading directly of the quantity measured.  Need no calibration  ... .  e.g. magnetic meter, induction meter, hotwire meter and electrostatic meter 

Last Answer : The primary reason for low power factor is supply system is due to installation of induction motors.

Last Answer : Primary winding of a transformer could either be a low voltage or high voltage winding.

Description : In a transformer the resistance between its primary and secondary should be?

Last Answer : In a transformer the resistance between its primary and secondary should be infinity.

Description : Primary and Backup Protection

Last Answer : Primary and Backup Protection  B,D,G,I are the primary protection. A,C,H,J are the backup protection. About 90% of faults are clear by Primary Protection. So ... ordinated backup (primary is at various station  and backup is at control room with computer)

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