IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Vacuum switches for power systems

Author(s): J. E. Jennings ; A. C. Schwager ; H. C. Ross
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 April 1956
Volume: 75
Page(s): 350 - 354
ISSN (Paper): 0095-9197
DOI: 10.1109/EE.1956.6441840
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For the first time, practical use is made of the high insulating and current interrupting ability of a high vacuum. Tests show that a vacuum switch with but 1/10-inch contact travel can clear... View More

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