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GUG Vendor Breakout Presentations Electrical Builders Inc

Anti-condensation measures for metal-enclosed bus—what you need to know

Steve Powell, EBI’s subject matter expert on bus duct, addressed the concerns of owner/operators regarding condensation in metal-enclosed bus and suggested methods for its control. His slides, available on the Power Users website, provide insights on the following topics:

  • Causes of condensation in busduct—design flaws (such as no drains in outdoor installations), poor maintenance, faulty heaters, poor installation.
  • Types of bus designs associated with condensation issues—outdoor installations without pressurized hot air for condensation control (Fig 4).
  • When to be concerned about condensation.
  • Solutions for controlling condensation, including the purpose of each and the type of bus where used.
  • Maintenance concerns.

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