reclosing relay

reclosing relay

[′rē‚klōz·iŋ ′rē‚lā]
(electricity)
Form of voltage, current, power, or other type of relay which functions to reclose a circuit.
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Thereafter, reclosing relay transmits the reclosing signals to the faulted phase breakers and the breakers are closed (Figure 1.a).
The need for flexible communications and convenient engineering access to settings and data is said to be addressed by the SEL-511C overcurrent/ reclosing relay, which combines complete overcurrent protection and multi-shot reclosing to protect lines and equipment using a sensitive and secure mix of phase, negative-sequence and ground overcurrent elements.
By combining the functions of multiple devices, the SLOR allows the elimination of equipment such as battery monitors, a local/remote control switch, coil-monitoring lamps and additional reclosing relays, said Electroswitch.