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Voltage Transformers

Voltage Transformers

Voltage Transformers

Hello All, I need to create template drawings for various voltage transformer connections....ie: Delta, Wye for 2 VT and 3VT for 3 phase, 4 wire system.

I'm kinda stuck on the 2 VT connections.
1) When you have 2 VT's, are they always Delta?
2) If there is an open-delta system, is there such a thing as closed delta?
3) In the attached drawing, it shows 2 sets of VT's. The top VT isn't grounded on the B phase, but the bottom one is. When do you know which connection you need?

Thanks in advance

RE: Voltage Transformers

1. Almost always.
2.Open delta > two transformers (In North America, but not in IEC land.)
Closed delta > three transformers.
3. Use the bottom connection when you want to "Live long and prosper."
An ungrounded PT secondary circuit may result in a dangerously high common mode voltage on the secondary due to capacitive coupling.

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RE: Voltage Transformers

Thanks a lot Waross!thanks

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