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2)-1981

CODE OF PRACTICE
FOR SELECTION ,
INSTALLATION AND
MAINTENANCE OF
TRANSFORMER
Part 2

INSTALLATION

Guided by:

Mr. M R Manjunath.

professor, dept of E&E

The national institute of engineering mysore

manufactured and tested to the highest standards and are well known for their quality and reliability in service.installation and maintenance. Transformers are designed.INTRODUCTION    The successful operation of transformer is dependent upon proper unloading . This Indian standard was adopted by the Indian standard institution on November 25.1981 after the draft finalized by code of practice for power installation and maintenance. .

o Road transport.   Neutral connection TRANSPORTATION o Packing and dispatch. o Water transport.GENERAL GUIDELINES   Exchange of information   Interchangeability. o Rail transport.   Provision for draining oil. o INSPECTION o STORAGE .   Isolation.

cutting pliers. drum opener. pipes.  Clean cotton cloth & cotton waste  Pvc wires  12mm venyl hose of approximate 10m length(oil level detector) purified . screw drivers. pipe wrench.TOOLS AND EQUIPMENTS REQUIRED FOR INSTALLATION WORK Oil purifying Quantity of capacity Vacuum pump Liters/h oil to be  Oil storage tank  Pressure vacuum gauge 2500  Oil testing apparatus Up to 20000 liters  2500/1000v megger 5000 Up to 50000 liters 10000 More than 50000 liters  Lifting equipment  Oil purifier   Spanners. hammers.

b) Plain oil-filled type. o Cooling equipment 1)ONAN 2)ONAF 3)OFAF 4)forced water cooling    Conservator Tap changers 1)On load tap changer 2)Off load tap changer   Dehydrating Breathers   1)WTI 2)OTI Buchholtz relay Explosion vent Temperature indicators . and c) Condenser type.IMPORTANT FITTINGS AND ACCESSORIES AND THEIR INSTALLATION Gaskets  Bushings a) Plain porcelain type.

INSTALLATION Precautions Handling Facilities for maintenance Site preparation a)Indoor sites b)Outdoor sites .

Foundation Cables Bushing and cable boxes Connections a)medium voltage b)high voltage c)bare connections .

Precautions against risk of fire Filling transformer with oil a)Drying of oil Safety precautions .

.CONCLUSION  Every transformer installation should follow the procedures in the code of practice to provide reliable operation of transformer  To keep out time of transformer as low as possible.  To avoid the post fault of the transformer after installation.

Prepared by: BASAVARAJ S A CHETHAN M B HARSHA R K A HITHESH C N MADHUKUMAR .