Transformer Open and Short Circuit Tests

In open circuit & short circuit test which side of the transformer is tested? Why?
asked 6/17/2012
  • Alik, your question title did not accurately reflect the questions, so I have taken the liberty of changing it to something more relevant. - Steven McFadyen 6/18/2012

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These tests are usually carried out to find the transformer parameters and estimate losses. As such they apply to all the windings.
answered 6/18/2012 Steven McFadyen 232
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