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Posted on 07/02/2014


Photo taken on June 18, 2014


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Alabama Power 4.16kV - Prichard, AL

Alabama Power 4.16kV - Prichard, AL
Here is a close view of some of the old transformers. The two black cast-iron ones look to be GE units from the 1920s. Note that one of them is missing the porcelain bushing that insulates one of the primary leads.

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David Dahle
David Dahle
Oo. Not good. That's also asking for contamination of the oil inside.
3 years ago.
Power Lines
Power Lines
It must've not bothered them quite enough to warrant the replacement of two transformers rather than one! Sometimes we just have to wonder....
3 years ago.