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How to reduce transformer failure

How to reduce transformer failure

Transformer failure Over the last 35 years our team have investigated thousands of transformer failures. There are many reasons a transformer can fail, however there are some common causes. We have identified 10 common causes which will help you identify a failure if one should occur. Below we have highlighted the causes of transformer failures,…

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Transformer Design

Transformer Design

The process of transformer design Designing and specifying transformers is not always an easy tasks. There are many variations when designing transformers for specific applications. Over the last 35 years we have manufactured and repaired thousands of transformers which vary in application. This has given us a great deal of experience when designing and specifying…

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NEW SERVICE – Electrical Contracting Services

NEW SERVICE – Electrical Contracting Services

Electrical Contracting Services This month we have launched a range of new electrical contracting services. Electrical safety is one of the most important things within our lives and now we have a full range of services to help you with this. R Baker (Electrical) Ltd now offers a full test and inspection service for commercial…

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New job posting – Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineer Role We have a superb opportunity for an Electrical Engineer to join a well-established business, we are based in Liverpool. We manufacture and overhaul a range of electrical items; including transformers, panels and motors. We are looking for an individual who is eager and open to learning new skills as works will not…

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PAT Testing for student accommodation

PAT Testing for student accommodation

Landlords of student accommodation have a responsibility to keep their tenants safe. Most electrical appliances need a formal visual test and inspection every 12 months. This can vary depending on usage of the electrical appliances. Landlords who let student accommodation should provide tenants with a record of any electrical inspections. However, at present there is…

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What is an Isolation Transformer?

What is an Isolation Transformer?

What is an Isolation Transformer? Electrical isolation is required to protect people, circuits and equipment from shocks. Isolation, also referred to as galvanic isolation, means no direct conduction path exists for the current to flow therefore no physical connection between the circuits. Isolation can be accomplished using electromagnetic, capacitive, or optical devices. Isolation transformers provide…

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