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Title: High voltage fault current limiter having immersed phase coils

A fault current limiter including: a ferromagnetic circuit formed from a ferromagnetic material and including at least a first limb, and a second limb; a saturation mechanism surrounding a limb for magnetically saturating the ferromagnetic material; a phase coil wound around a second limb; a dielectric fluid surrounding the phase coil; a gaseous atmosphere surrounding the saturation mechanism.
Authors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1129381
Report Number(s):
8,705,215
12/740,239
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2008 Nov 27
Research Org:
Applied Superconductor Pty Ltd, Wollongong, NSW (Australia)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING