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Coal Mine Electrical System Evaluation - 7 Volume Set. Volume 3 - Shielded Cables.
Morley-LA; King-RH; Sopko-PA
NTIS: PB 283 492 Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries :173 pages
Proposed advantages and disadvantages of low-voltage shielded trailing cables are formulated using literature and industry sources. A partial analysis of these proposed advantages and disadvantages is completed through a review of the literature. Cable costs are assembled from mine operators, cable and splice manufacturers, and actual cable purchases. To confirm each advantage and disadvantage, an undeground test site is established, and testing is performed in the field and in the laboratory. The results of this investigation are reported and used to formulate recommendations attendant to low-voltage shielded cables. Suggestions for installation, handling, and maintenance are presented.
CP; Final Contract Report;
NTIS Accession No.
NTIS: PB 283 492 Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries
Pennsylvania State Univ.
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