Aluminium Bus Bars in LV Switchboards

Could you please let me know the good engineering practice to be followed while terminating Aluminium Bus Bars on LV Switchgears like ACBs, MCCBs, SFUs ?

asked 7/28/2012
Girish Ramanna3
Girish Ramanna

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Assuming you are terminating onto copper connections, you should use some form of bi-metallic connection. Otherwise I would say pretty much the same as for copper busbar.  

The manufacturer's installation instructions should provide detailed requirements.
answered 7/29/2012 Steven McFadyen 240
Steven McFadyen

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