wye connection

wye connection

[′wī kə‚nek·shən]
(electricity)
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Basically, a time relay is used to adjust the duration of wye connection that effects current and torque impulse which are reduced as the motor gets closer to synchronous speed.
With an easy to use hand drill and drill guide, a watertight wye connection can be achieved in just a few minutes saving the contractor time and money.
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After installation, the crew uses TV inspection equipment to examine the repaired pipe and deploy a remote-controlled pneumatic cutter to open up the wye connections to the active house laterals.