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Help on Neutral selection/balancing loads #185746
03/26/09 12:34 AM
03/26/09 12:34 AM
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Lucian  Offline OP
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On a project we are doing, a section has 347 V fluorescent lighting CCT 18,20,22. At a first glance I was going to put them on the same NEUTRAL but I quiqly changed my mind considering the harmonics in fluorescent lighting and therefore a lot of voltage on the neutral and also that these lights are not all on at the same time but they vary such as when cct 18, 20 is on cct 22 is off , and when 20,22 is on 18 is off and so on; so we dont really have a balanced load. The question is how many neutrals should I use? 2 (two) one for cct 18 and another for 20,22 or 3 Neutrals, one for each cct?
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Re: Help on Neutral selection/balancing loads [Re: Lucian] #200177
03/23/11 09:36 PM
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Lucian: Many things you said are not ok so noone wants to answer you. I can see you already tried, good noone got hurt . There is more than one problem here. Please leave it and call qualified person.



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Re: Help on Neutral selection/balancing loads [Re: Lucian] #200178
03/23/11 09:39 PM
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This thread is 2 years old smile

Re: Help on Neutral selection/balancing loads [Re: Lucian] #200183
03/23/11 11:34 PM
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...and that will not stop me from bringging you here smile.

I gues I wanted to say something so I can have 18 posts.

Cheers...


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