Transmission and distribution: Oil-filled porcelain bushing

Electric distribution: Hubbell Power Systems -PCORE Electric Co. recently announced the launch of their newest innovation, a stronger, 500kV oil-filled porcelain bushing.

Jul 12th, 2013
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Power distribution: Hubbell Power Systems - PCORE Electric Co. recently announced the launch of their newest innovation, a stronger, 500kV oil-filled porcelain bushing. Recently, PCORE® conducted the highest level of the time history shake-table test on a 500kV-1675kV BIL POC Series II bushing and during the test, the bushing was shaken at an acceleration of 2.5g (25% higher than the required value for high seismic performance) where the top of the bushing experienced an acceleration of more than 8.0g. The bushing successfully passed the time history shake-table test. To see the video, visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GVvf-ZwAs48.

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