glass insulator

glass insulator

[¦glas ′in·sə‚lād·ər]
(materials)
An insulator for a power transmission line made of annealed or toughened (tempered) glass.
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This one-of-a-kind pint glass insulator provides bar and tavern patrons with a dry comfortable non-slip glass grip and beer companies with a mini billboard on which to advertise their brand messages," the company said.
Pint Jacket provides a dry comfortable non-slip glass insulator to beer drinkers and a flexible renewable on-premise marketing tool for brewers.
The tender is to buy glass insulator bells for 400 kV AC overhead lines.
The impact of the crash broke a glass insulator on top of the pole, causing voltage to pass down the pole to the wet pavement below.
They didn't know the glass insulator, a pretty light aqua-green, dated to the 1890s and was known to an avid subculture of collectors as a CD 180.
The stress of these conditions can lead to catastrophic fracture of a ceramic or glass insulator.
Tenders are invited for Insulators and Insulators 24 Kv, 110 Kv Glass Insulator
King, 20, of North Road in Hardwick struck the pole, causing the primary electrical wire to break away from its glass insulator.
ropes C-50 in the work area;- Complete replacement of wire and reuse the existing fit glass insulator elements;- Installation of grounding of all new posts.
Norm was handy and creative; building lamps out of things like telephones, glass insulators, and antique root beer jugs.
Production of glass insulators have gradually declined over the years with increasing adoption of ceramic insulators.
Porcelain and glass insulators are often used to insulate overhead power lines.