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PAINTS FOR POWER TRANSFORMERS2005
Q. We are interested to know the type of paint and methods of paint (powder) application for painting POWER TRANSFORMERS.Jayaprakash G. Rao
electricals - Hyderabad, A.P., INDIA
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A. You have to provide desired characteristics that you are looking for, e.g., are you specifically looking at insulating properties or corrosion resistance?Amit Amembal
- Mumbai, India
A. Transformers produce a lot of heat, maybe powder wouldn't be your best coating choice.
supply chain electronics
Wake Forest, North Carolina
Q. Mainly we are looking for exterior durability( includes corrosion also ) , the paint applied on transformer.Epoxy zinc rich type of primers and aliphatic PU or what is being used presently.
- HYDERABAD, A.P. , INDIA
A. For internal finishing on Power Transformers, I would recommend a good quality tank lining paint. Made by many companies, but designed for this function. Check ypur local directories for manufacturers near to you. Apply only when the ambient conditions comply with the stated requirements of the manufacturer, especially with regards ambient temperature and dewpoint.Peter Collett
- Northampton. United Kingdom