Pole Pig

J. Forster jfor at QUIK.COM
Sun Feb 22 21:16:07 EST 2009

Transformers like that are often mounted in a cabinet outside or inside in
industrial settings.

> Does anyone know the likely original application of this pole pig?  Weight
> is about 75 pounds, windings are 120, 120, 2400, 2400, so it would be used
> for 2400 or 4800V to 240 three wire service.  The 240 side is about 10 ga
> wire, so maybe 7.5 KW??  The shape seems odd to have been made for an oil
> filled tank....looks more like it was meant to be air cooled, but who
> knows?
> It will make a heck of a plate supply!
> Wilson

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