# The relay operating speed depends upon?

The relay operating speed depends upon the spring tension, the rate of flux built up, armature core air gap.

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Last Answer : The operating time of instantaneous relay is 0.1 sec

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Description : The purpose of the restraining coil in a biased differential relay is  (A) To reduce CT saturation during fault.  (B) To increase the sensitivity of the relay.  (C) To match the transformation ratio.  (D) To limit the spill current through the relay during heavy external fault.

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Last Answer : A relay used for protection of motors against overload is : Thermal relay

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Description : What is the difference between relay and contactor?

Last Answer : Relay have smaller ratings. Contactor is a high rating relay.

Description : A negative sequence relay is used for protection of  (1) Generator (3) Motor (2) Transformer (4) Long Transmission lines

Last Answer : A negative sequence relay is used for protection of Generator

Description : Buchholz relay is  (1) located in the conservator tank  (2) located in the transformer tank itself  (3) connected in the pipe connecting main tank of transformer and conservator  (4) installed in the circuit breaker

Last Answer : Buchholz relay is connected in the pipe connecting main tank of transformer and conservator

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Last Answer : To prevent mal-operation of differentially connected relay while energizing a transformer, the relay restraining coil is based with  second harmonic current

Description : Reactance relay is normally preferred for protection against

Last Answer : Reactance relay is normally preferred for protection against earth faults

Description : In the induction type directional over current relay, when a short-circuit occurs in the circuit (A) power flows in reverse direction (B) power flows in normal direction (C) directional power element does not operate (D) over current element is not energized

Last Answer : In the induction type directional over current relay, when a short-circuit occurs in the circuit power flows in reverse direction

Description : A solid state relay (A) withstands voltage transients (B) does not require auxiliary dc supply (C) provide low burden on CT and P (D) does not provide earth fault protection

Last Answer : A solid state relay provide low burden on CT and P

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Last Answer : In order that current should flow without causing excessive heating or voltage drop, the relay contacts should have low contact resistance, be clean and smooth, be of sufficient size and proper shape.

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Last Answer : Relay working like contact it is noise less

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Last Answer : This is a transformer that is used to step up and down current.

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Last Answer : Switch is simply a mechanical contact mechanism and relay is a electromagnetic switch . Switch can be direct mechanically turn on and off but relay can be operated by energising coil .

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Last Answer : The operating point of a protective current transformer is near the Ankle point

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Last Answer : (d) all of the above

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Last Answer : The number of cycles in which a high speed circuit breaker can complete its operation is 3 to 8

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Last Answer : Coil, plunger, contacts, springs, connecting terminals and enclosure.

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Last Answer : A reactance relay is Directional restrained over-current relay

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Last Answer : Buchholz's relay gives warning and protection against electrical fault inside the transformer itself.

Description : what is reverse power relay?

Last Answer : Thereverse powerrelay is a directional protective relay that prevents power from flowing in the reverse direction. Read our article going back ... it all to be up to date. And if you do, read it anyway just to check if youreallydo!

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