Capacitor Unit

Capacitors store electrical energy and release it back into the power system when required to reduce voltage drops. CapacitorUnit defines the following attributes:

Designer uses the DESIGNUNIT model name on this class to designate it as an electric device unit object class. The Designer Work Function Tool uses this model name to identify all electric device unit object classes.

Associations: CapacitorBank

Subtypes: None

Model Names: DESIGNUNIT

Attributes:

Field Name

Field Type

Description

CapacitorBankObjectID

long integer

ObjectID of associated CapacitorBank.

FluidType

text

Code indicating type of dielectric fluid (some contain polychlorinated biphenyls—PCBs) used in CapacitorUnit; domain values include Arachlor, Diachlor, Faradol, etc.

kVAR

long integer

Code indicating CapacitorUnit size in kVAR; domain values include 100 kVAR, 150 kVAR, etc.

Manufacturer

text

Code indicating manufacturer of CapacitorUnit.

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