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Genetor during fault?

    • 3 posts
    July 31, 2019 2:09 AM PDT

    guys,

    If a breaker does not open to break the fault and  fault will cause generator to lose synchronism. can this also effect generator to damage or what other effects can cause generator during a fault?

    • 63 posts
    July 31, 2019 5:08 AM PDT

    Thermal damage to the insulation & mechanical damage could result.  

    • 61 posts
    July 31, 2019 5:14 AM PDT

    Other causes

    1. High vibration
    2. High temperature
    3. Under excitation