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Good Vibrations

CBVA provides a 3D graph that can be quantitatively analyzed to provide insight into the condition of the breaker.

A few years ago, a tool for vibration analysis on circuit breakers became feasible due to the incorporation of other tools, such as a condition based maintenance algorithm. It’s called “circuit breaker vibration analysis” and is often abbreviated as CBVA.

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