May 2016 Electrical Apparatus

May 2016 Electrical Apparatus

This is a synopsis of the Electrical Apparatus May 2016 featured technical article,  by Richard L. Nailen, P.E.  To advertise in this issue, call 312-626-2316. Subscribe to Electrical Apparatus to receive this article with your subscription.

The electrical equipment damage caused by these imported pests is extensive and often unexpected. This article discusses the buildup of nests, short-circuiting of electrical contacts, switch malfunctions, transformer, oil leakage, and corrosion. Learn where the ants came from and where they’re going, the species to watch out for (more than one is involved) and the methods of control.

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