Voltage transformers

  • C. Christopoulos
  • A. Wright


The term voltage transformer (commonly abbreviated to v.t.) is used when referring to a low output, step-down transformer with two or more windings per phase mounted over the limbs of a core of magnetic material.


Voltage Error Voltage Transformer Open Delta Secondary Winding Exciting Current 
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Further Reading

  1. British Standard Specification for Voltage Transformers BS 3941: 1975Google Scholar
  2. IEC Publication 186 (1987), Voltage Transformers.Google Scholar
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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Christopoulos
    • 1
  • A. Wright
    • 1
  1. 1.University of NottinghamNottinghamUK

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