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LIST OF CONTENTS

1. PLANT DETAILS
2. TESTING OBJECTIVES
3. TESTING PROPOSALS
4. SERVICES REQUIRED
5. SAFETY PRECAUTIONS
6. EMERGENCY PROCEDURES
7. STATE OF THE PLANT
8. COMMISSIONING PROCEDURE
9. COMPLETION CRITERIA
10.APPENDICES

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1.

PLANT DETAILS :
Excitation system consists of
Rectifier wheels
Three-phase main exciter
Three-phase pilot exciter
Cooler
Metering and supervisory equipment &
AVR

1.

GENERAL :

The Three-phase pilot exciter has a revolving field with


permanent magnet poles. The three-phase AC generated
by
the
permanent-magnet pilot exciter is rectified and controlled by the
DAVR to provide a
variable DC Current for exciting the main exciter.
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The three-phase AC induced in the rotor of the main
exciter is
rectified by the rotating rectifier bridge
and fed to the field
winding of the generator rotor
through the DC leads in the rotor
shaft.
A common shaft carries the rectifier wheels, the rotor of the
main exciter and the permanent-magnet rotor of the pilot exciter. The
shaft is rigidly coupled to the generator rotor. The exciter shaft is
supported on a bearing between the main and pilot exciters.
The
generator and exciter rotors are thus supported on total of three
bearings.
Mechanical coupling of the two shaft assemblies results in
simultaneous coupling of the DC leads in the central shaft bore
through the Multikontakt electrical contact system consisting of plugin bolts and sockets.
This contact system is also designed to
compensate for length variations of the leads due to thermal
expansion.

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PERMANENT
MAGNET
GENERATOR

DIGITAL
AUTOMATIC
VOLTAGE
REGULATOR

MAIN EXCITER

DIODE
RECTIFIER SET

ROTOR OF
TG

T G
RSTATORS
OF TG

BLOCK DIAGRAM OF EXCITATION SYSTEM

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Ranged in the rectifier wheels in a three-phase bridge circuit.


internal arrangement of a diode is illustrated.

The

The Contact pressure

for the silicon wafer is produced by a plate spring assembly.

The

arrangement of the diode is such that this contact pressure is


increased by the centrifugal force during rotation.
Shows additional components contained in the rectifier wheels.
Two diodes each are mounted in each aluminium alloy heat sink and thus
connected in parallel.

Associated with each heat sink is a fuse which

serves to switch off the two diodes if one diode fails (loss of
reverse blocking capability).
For suppression of the momentary voltage peaks arising from
communication, each wheel is provided with six RC networks consisting
of one capacitor and one damping resistor each, which are combined in
a single resin-encapsulated unit.

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The insulated and shrunken rectifier wheels serve as DC buses for


the

negative

and

positive

side

of

the

rectifier

bridge.

This

arrangement ensures good accessibility to all components and a minimum


of

circuit

connections.

The

two

wheels

are

identical

in

their

mechanical design and differ only in the forward directions of the


diodes.
The direct current from the rectifier wheels is fed to the DC leads
arranged in the center bore of the shaft via radial bolts.

The three-

phase alternating current is obtained via copper conductors arranged


on the shaft circumference between the rectifier wheels and the threephase main exciter.
clips

and

connections.

The conductors are attached by means of banding

equipped

with

screw-on

lugs

for

the

internal

diode

One three-phase conductor each is provided for the four

diodes of a heat sink set.


2.

Three-Phase Main Exciter :


The three-phase main exciter is a six-pole revolving armature

unit.

Arranged in the stator frame are the poles with the field and

damper

winding.

magnetic poles.

The

field

winding

is

arranged

the

laminated

At the pole shoe bars are provided, their ends being

connected so as to form a damper winding.


quadrature-axis

on

coil

is

fitted

for

inductive

Between two poles a


measurement

of

the

exciter current.
The rotor consists of stacked laminations, which are compressed
by through bolts over compression rings.

The three-phase winding is

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inserted in the slots of the laminated rotor.

The winding conductors

are transposed within the core length, and the end turns of the rotor
winding are secured with steel bands.
side facing the rectifier wheels.

The connections are made on the

The winding ends are run to a bus

ring system to which the three-phase leads to the rectifier wheels are
also connected.

After full impregnation with synthetic resin and

curing, the complete rotor is shrunk onto the shaft.

A journal

bearing is arranged between main exciter and pilot exciter and has
forced-oil lubrication from the turbine oil supply.
3.

Three-phase Pilot Exciter :


The three phase pilot exciter is a 16pole revolving-field unit.

The

frame

accommodates

the

laminated

core

with

the

three

phase

winding. The rotor consists of a hub with mounted poles. Each pole
consists of 12 separate permanent magnets which are housed in a nonmagnetic metallic enclosure. The magnets are braced between the hub
and the external pole shoe with bolts. The rotor hub is shrunk onto
the free shaft end.
4.

Cooling of Exciter:
The exciter is air cooled. The cooling air is circulated in a

closed circuit and recooled in two cooler sections arranged alongside


the exciter.
The complete exciter is housed in an enclosure through which the
cooling air circulates.

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The rectifier wheels, housed in their own enclosure, draw the


cool air in at both ends and expel the warmed air to the compartment
beneath the base plate.
The main exciter enclosure receives cool air from the fan after
it passes over the pilot exciter. The air enters the main exciter from
both ends and is passed into ducts below the rotor body and discharged
through radial slots in the rotor core to the lower compartment. The
warm

air

is

then

returned

to

the

main

enclosure

via

the

cooler

sections.

5.

AUTOMATIC VOLTAGE REGULATOR(AVR)


To regulate the voltage and the reactive power of a synchronous

machine, the field voltage must be adjusted quickly the changes in the
operating conditions (with a response time that does not exceed a few
ms). To accomplish this, analog control systems include amplifiers
which make continuous comparison of the actual values against the
reference values and vary the control variable to the converter with
almost no delay. Most of the delay that occurs originates in the
converter, since the firing pulses for changing the rectifier phase
angle are only issued periodically.
The

DAVR(Digital

Automatic

Voltage

Regulator)

calculates

control variable from the measured and reference data in

the

very short

time intervals. This results outwardly in a quasi-continuous behaviour


with a negligible delay time.
The
Regulation

mechanical
cubicle

cubicles TY.

structure
REG,

Field

of

this

Suppression

equipment
Cubicle

comprises
FS

&

of

Thyristor

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The function of DAVR are


To regulate the generator voltage
To regulate the effect of the reactive and/or active current on the
voltage(droops)
To limit volt/Hz
To limit max. field current
To limit inductive stator current
To limit capacitive stator current
To limit the load angle
To stabilise the power system
To regulate cos

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2.

TESTING OBJECTIVE :

2.1

The excitation system will be tested and Generator is to be


excited.

2.2

Monitoring and Supervisory equipment in the system is to be made


ready

2.3

Functions of DAVR are to be checked and verified as per its Test


report supplied by manufacturer(BHEL,EDN,Bangalore)

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3.

TEST PROPOSALS :

3.1

The following components of brushless excitation system will be


tested as per the Test procedure specifically written for them
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.

3.2
3.3
3.4

Permanent Magnet Generator


Main exciter
DAVR
All protections
All A.C auxiliary circuits

All logic circuits will be proved by their proving schedules


Thyristor blocks will be subjected to light load test
LT Cables(PMG-3 PHASE AC,ME-DC) will be tested as per standard.

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4.

SERVICES REQUIRED :

4.1

220 V D.C supply for control and protection.

4.2

415V, 3, A.C supply of 4KVA rating for testing purpose.

4.3

The following testing apparatus will be required.


a.

0 120V, 3 variac.

b.

0 415V, 3 variac.

c.

0 230V, 1 variac.

d.

Digital voltmeter.

e.

AVO meter.

f.

Rheostat of 100, 10 Amps.

g.

Megger of 1000V, 500V, and 100V rating.

h.

Patch cords, each of 2 to 3 meter long with 2mm pins on


either side 4 pairs.

i.

Secondary injection set.

j.

Dual beam CRO with attenuation probes 10:1

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5.

SAFETY PRECAUTIONS :
PERSONNEL :

5.1.1

All members of the test team and all other persons


involved in this testing schedule must be made
familiar

with

the

contents

of

the

testing

schedule.
5.1.2

Safe accesses to and adequate escape routes from


confined

5.1.3

areas must be maintained.

Access to the test area will be restricted where


necessary by use of barriers and/or warning
notices.

5.1.4

Safety clearance certificate will be inforce.

5.1.5

While feeding 3, 110V A.C. supply to the excitation


control equipment terminals to simulate the P.T.
voltage the cable let to the cubicle terminals

from

P.T. should be removed before feeding 110V,.

A.C.

supply.

5.1.6

While conducting light load test on thyristor blocks


ensure that field breaker if OFF and control supply to
it is isolated.

5.2

PLANT :

5.2.1

While inserting modules in

DAVR ensure that they are not

inserted upside down, which can be disastrous.


5.2.2

Ensure that while carrying out the measurements/observations


of the pulses, no accidental shorting of pulses occurs.

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5.2.3

Cable used for pulse measurement should not have any joints

5.2.4

Use test cords / cables with 2 mm pins only.

Do not use

multistrand wires as substitute.


5.2.5

Do not use high voltage soldering iron for removing or


fixing any component in the electronic module, this may
damage printed circuits.

Use 6V, 30V, soldering iron for

this purpose.
5.2.6

Various electronic modules need certain jumpers to be closed


by links and some jumpers are to remain open.

In some cases

a few resistors are to be mounted before testing.

This

information is given in relevant test procedures of the


modules.

It is important to cross check that all such links

and resistors are mounted before conducting tests.


5.2.7

Zero

potential

and

earth

potential

connected at one point in the works.

should

have

been

Ensure that the same

has been done.


5.2.8

While meggering, ensure that all electronics modules and


subassemblies are removed / short circuited.

5.2.9

Before

conducting

tests

on

electronic

module,

check

availability of relevant power supply (if any) at the test


socket of module or rack.
5.2.10

The earth connections at the supply terminals of the CRO


should be removed and isolated.

Alternatively it would be

preferable to feed through an isolating transformer.

6.0

EMERGENCY PROCEDURES

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6.1

Shock treatment chart and first aid box shall be available.

6.2

Emergency telephone numbers for hospital and fire services shall


be prominently displayed.

6.3

A telephone shall be available nearby.

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7.0

STATE OF THE PLANT:


7.1

All excitation system control equipments are erected and


they are as per standard checklist.

7.2

All interpanel wiring completed

7.3

All external wiring completed

7.4

A.C power cable from Generator-permanent magnet generator to


Control cubicle laid and terminated at both ends.

7.5

D.C

power

cable

from

Control

cubicle

to

Generator

Main

exciter laid and terminated at both ends.


7.6

Regulation cubicle room is air conditioned.

7.7

220 V DC supply is available from Unit D.C. distribution


board.

7.8

415 V,3,A.C Test supply is available in excitation room


from STG MCC.

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8.COMMISSIONING PROCEDURE:
8.1 Test all the relays meters and timers with the help of standard
checklists and record the results in multiple record sheet.
8.2 carry out the wiring checks for each cubicle as well as for inter
cubicle wirings.
8.3 Carry out the Test Procedure for A.C. supplies and Auxiliary
Equipments of Regulation cubicle.
8.4 Carry out test procedure for control and protection supplies
8.5 Carry out the test procedure for thyristor cubicle
8.6 Carry out the Test Procedure for electronic modules in control panel
as follows:
8.6.1.

Supply voltages.
-

. 8.6.2.

check that the test three phase voltage is available at the correct
terminal
check the sense of rotation
check the voltages at the test transformer primary and secondary
check the three phase voltage at the thyristor and phase sequence
check the voltage on in put terminals of interrupt generator UN 0661
at the test jacks
check the voltage on in put terminal of gate control unit UN0663 at
the test jacks (auto)
check the voltage on in put terminal of gate control unit UN0663 at
the test jacks (manual)
measure AC voltage before AC/DC coupling module UN0664 and DC
voltage at out put terminals
check the D.C 220/110 voltage available at the terminal with
correct polarity
check all input and output voltages from DC/DC power packs

External signal checks


-

The generator voltage actual value is measured by the voltage


transformer and the ratio is 11.0 Kv/110v or 15. 75Kv/110v. These
VTs are placed in the VT cubicle near the generator. Check the
wiring between the VT terminal and the excitation cubicle.

The actual value for the generator current is measured in the star
point of the generator
by means of current transformers. Check

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the wiring between the current


cubicle and the polarity.

and

the

excitation

Check that all the alarm and indications are made through as per the
control
schematic

Check that the speed signal > 90% and the voltage Raise/Lower are
wired up from the Turbine control panel as per requirement

Check that the protection trip/reset signal and Generator main


breaker ON/OFF
status are wired up as per the
requirement

. 8.6.3.
-

transformers

Control logic checks

Check the control logic as per the drawing and schemes


Check the field breaker ON OFF order and position signals local
and remote
- Check the excitation On and OFF order from local and remote
- Check the operation of change over of channel from auto to manual
though manual order as well as protection command
- Check the auto reference value raise and lower from local and remote
- Check the manual reference value raise and lower from local and
remote
- Check that field breaker trips on faults and trips on command from
generator relay panel
- Check that the pulse blocking takes place on field breaker tripping

8.6.4

Checks on Automatic Voltage Regulator

The voltage regulation system provides automatic adoption of the field


current to the
Value which is required for the momentary operation condition
The three phase generator voltage is converted in the I/O unit of
the interruptGenerator UN0661 to a DC- voltage. Measuring jack :Ug= 7Vdc---Ugn
Supply a three phase 110v AC through a variacat the PT terminals
- choose the HEX- address F90A on the display of the micro terminal
to see Uact
- select operation mode auto
- simulate a synchron voltage at the required terminals
- ensure that the pulse final stages UN0809 are out of order and the
out put after the field breaker is isolated

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simulate the generator voltage to 100%


close the field breaker
select three signals on the display of the microterminal:
actual generator voltage Uact (F90A)
100%
reference value
Uref (F270)
90%
control signal for UN0663 Uc(F992)
180deg---raise the reference value until Uref > Uact
Uc must change in few seconds from 180 deg to 0 deg
reduce the reference value until Uref < Uact
Uc must go back in a few seconds to 180 deg

-10v

8.6.5. Rotor current limiter


-

This limiter protects the exciter winding from thermal overload.


To check the function of the rotor current limiter the AVR must be
working
Adjust the reference value for the generator to such a value that
control signal Uc shows about 10 to 30 deg
Open the jumper s452 on the current sensing unit
Supply a DC voltage at the measuring jack X261 on this current
sensing unit.3V DC are 100% If
First supply 0v DC at this measuring jack
Select four signals on the display of the microterminal:
Actual rotor current
If ac (F910)
0%
control signal for UN 0663
Uc
(F992)
10 30
deg
If act-ref difference
IFDIF (F81C)
Ug act-ref difference
UGDIF (F940)
measure the voltage between IFDIF and UGDIF at the micro terminal
raise the supply voltage for the rotor current slowly
the actual value Ifac at the display of the microterminal must
increase
the voltage between IFDIF and UGDIF will go down against 0vdc
when this voltage is < 0vdc the rotor current limiter is leading
indication: rotor current limiter in operation
the control signal Uc (F992) will go in direction 180 deg

8.6.6.
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Stator current limiter

This limiter protects the stator winding from thermal overload


To check the function of the stator current limiter the AVR must be
working

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Adjust the reference value for the generator voltage to such a


value that control signal Uc shows about 10 30 deg
here we have the problem that normally we need three simulated
stator currents .But we can also simulate one stator current and
reduce the reference value for the stator current to 40%
open the terminals
supply an AC current from an adjustable current source with an out
put value 0 to 1 amps and take the input voltage for the current
from R-phase
choose the address F91C to see the value from the simulated stator
current
first supply 0A AC-current from the current source
select four signals on the display of the microterminal:
actual stator current
Igac
(F91C)
0%
control signal for UN0663
Uc
(F992)
10 30 deg
IG act-ref difference
IGDIF
(F876)
UG act-ref difference
UGDIF
(F940)
Measure the voltage between IGDIF and UGDIF at the microterminal
Raise the stator current slowly
The actual value Igac at the display of the microterminal will
increase
The voltage between IGDIF and UGDIF will go down against 0Vdc
When this voltage is < 0Vdc the stator current limiter is leading
The control signal Uc (F992) will go in direction 180 deg
Indication: stator current limiter in operation

8.6.7.

Load angle limitter

The load angle, the angle between the longitudinal axis of the machine
and the grid
Voltage vector, can be determined by forming a model of the vector
diagram of the
machine and the external reactance. The computing unit
(UN0660)
requires the
following parameters to calculate the load angle.
- the quadrature reactance of the machine
-Xq
- the external reactance of the grid
-Xe
- the actual active power
-P
- the actual reactive power
-Q

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- the actual powerfactor


-COS phi
8.6.8.
-

To check the function of the load angle limiter the AVR must be in
service
Adjust the reference value for the generator voltage such that the
value for the control signal Uc is about 130150 deg
decrease the reference value for the load angle from 80 deg to
about 40 deg (address
F4A0)
supply an AC- current from an variable current source at the
incoming terminal and take the voltage for the current source from
T-phase
supply at first 0A ac- current at this terminal
select four signals on the display of the microterminal:
actual load angle
Dact (F886)
0 deg
control signal for UN0663
Uc
(F992)
130150 deg
DEL act-ref difference
DELDIF(F88E)
Ug act- ref difference
UGDIF (F940)
measure the voltage between DELDIF and UGDIF at the microterminal
raise the supply AC- current for the stator current slowly
the actual value Dact at the display of the microterminal must be
going higher
the voltage between DELDIF and UGDIF must going up against 0Vdc
when this voltage is > 0Vdc the load angle limiter is leading
the control voltage Uc (F992) will go in the direction of 0deg
indication: loan angle limiter in operation
Manual channel
open the jumper S542 on the current sensing unit
supply a DC- voltage at the measuring jack X261 on this current
sensing unit. 3V dc are 100% If
first supply 0Vdc at this measuring jack
simulate a synchron voltage at the required terminals
ensure that the pulse final stages UN0809 are out of order and the
output after the field breaker is isolated
close the field breaker
measure the voltage at the measuring jack Uc at the gate control
unit UN0663
with a simulated rotor current of 0% the voltage at Uc must be about
+9.8Vdc
raise the simulated rotor current slowly to +1Vdc
the voltage at the measuring jack must go down toabout
-8.5Vdc

8.6.9.Follow up control for manual channel

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To test the follow-up control for the manual channel first


switch over to automatic
channel then the manual channel must be
released for the simulation
simulate the generator voltage value 95%
simulate a synchron voltage at the required terminal
simulate a rotor current at the manual channel value: 0.8Vdc at
measuring jack from gate control unit UN0663
ensure that the pulse final stage UN0809 are out of order and the
output from the field breaker is isolated
close the field breaker
after few seconds the balance voltmeter must show 0V
raise the reference value for the generator voltage at the automatic
channel
first the balance voltmeter shows a positive value after some
seconds the follow-up control will bring it back to zero
decrease the reference value for the generator voltage at auto
channel
the balance voltmeter must go to a negative value and then it will
go back to zero
this ensures the follow up control is working

8.6.10.Change over from auto to manual channel and vice verse

The following signals causes a direct change over from the auto
to manual channel
automatic channel fault : this signal consists of five individual
signal
1.PT fuse failure/MCB trip
2.Loss of auto synchron voltage
3.Auto channel power supply failure
4.Auto channel pulse/electronic failure
5.Interrupt UN0661 failure
Pulse supervision failure
Manual channel ON order from remote
Manual channel ON order from local

8.6.11.Test of pulse generation at gate control unit UN0663


-

feed in Usyn (synchronous voltage) for this unit by using a


temporary supply
switch the unit over to internal mode (programming switch S865/1 in
position ON) LED no.4 lit
release the pulse generation (no blocking signal or inverter mode
signal from the control system)

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check the six pulses R+ to T- while shifting the firing angle (by
pressing the internal push buttons mounted on the unit raise/lower)
check the min and max firing angle and the double pulses of the
different channel
check the function of the digital signals for blocking pulses and
inversion

8.6.12.Light load test


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Ensure that the test supply is available (3-phase AC)


Instead of driving current into rotor winding a small resistive
load will be used (current value : 6 to 10 Amps)
Ensure that only one channel is in operation
By chageing the control voltage , change the firing angle slowly
Check the output voltage and current ,record them

8.6.13.Dynamic tests
During Voltage Build-up, check that the Null Voltmeter is approaching
Zero. When
the Null Voltmeter is at Zero position, Change the
Mode from Manual to Auto, and observe that there is bumpless transfer.
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Raise the Auto reference Voltage and observe for increase in the
Generator Voltage.
The Null Voltmeter reading settles at zero position (for any
variation in Auto
Reference)
Now change over to Manual Mode and observe that is no Change in the
GeneratorVoltage
Select the auto Mode and close the Field Breaker. The 90% of rated
Voltage is Buildup and does not overshoot to the 1st stage
OverVoltage Alarm Limit.
After synchronising and loading the Generator the Limiters are checked for their
operation at about 80% of the rated load.
Stator Current Limiter
Under-Excitation Limiter
Over Excitation Limiter
V/Hz Limiter
P.F/MVAR Regulator

8.7 carry out test procedures for protections covered as per schematic
drawing
8.8 Carry out overall logic circuit and annunciation proving schedule.

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9.

COMPLETION CRITERIA :

9.1

Observations and results will be tabulated in the logsheet as


shown in the appendix.

9.2

After the satisfactory completion of this test, all relevant data


and conclusions to be recorded.

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10. APPENDICES :
DRAWINGS: SCHEMATIC DRAWING OF DIGITAL AUTOMATIC VOLTAGE
REGULATOR
LOG SHEETS :

I)

IR VALUES OF PMG,MAIN EXCITER

II) WR VALUES OF PMG,MAIN EXCITER


III)SETTINGS OF PROTECTION RELAYS
RECOMMENDED/ KEPT

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I INSULATION RESISTANCE OF PMG,MAIN EXCITER:


Measure and record insulation resistance of

stator windings.

Megger used : ___500____ V


Serial NO.

: __________ Range : _______

Ambient Temp. __________________


Relative Humidity : _______________
(if practical)
TERMINALS ACROSS VOLTAGE APPLIED

I.R.
VALUES

P M G
WINDING EARTH
MAIN EXCITER
WINDING EARTH

II RESISTANCE MEASUREMENT OF EXCITER WINDINGS :


Using

Kelvins

bridge/suitable

test

set

measure

generator winding resistances.


Test set used and details of test set.

Measured
between

Temperature

Resistance

Corrected
Resistance
at oC

Test
Certificate
value.

and

record

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P M G
R PHASE
Y PHASE
B PHASE

MAIN
E
X
C
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