How To Find And Fix Failing Overhead Splices

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PPL Utilities shows a shunt splice applied to an overhead line via helicopter, to repair a failing splice.

Increasing power flows on some of the oldest lower-voltage circuits, especially during emergencies has put significant pressure on a power grid that was built mainly to serve local markets. ClampStar is necessary to help bring the power grid up to a level of acceptable physical soundness and reliability. Click to watch T&D How video

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