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Silica Gel Breather

Silica Gel Breather

50 INR/Piece

Product Details:

  • Conductor Shape Round
  • Product Type Silica Gel Breather
  • Voltage Medium Voltage Volt (v)
  • Application Overhead Industrial
  • Conductor Material Aluminum
  • Connector Color Grey
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Silica Gel Breather Price And Quantity

  • 100 Piece
  • 50 INR/Piece

Silica Gel Breather Product Specifications

  • Overhead Industrial
  • Silica Gel Breather
  • Aluminum
  • Round
  • Medium Voltage Volt (v)
  • Grey

Silica Gel Breather Trade Information

  • Telegraphic Transfer (T/T) Cheque
  • 100 Piece Per Day
  • 2-3 Days
  • Asia Australia South America Western Europe Middle East Central America Eastern Europe North America Africa
  • All India

Product Description

A silica gel breather is a device used in electrical transformers and other oil-filled equipment to maintain the dryness of the insulating oil. It contains a cylindrical container filled with silica gel desiccant, which absorbs moisture from the air that enters or exits the equipment during temperature changes. The silica gel breather helps prevent the accumulation of moisture and the degradation of the insulating oil, ensuring optimal performance and extending the lifespan of the equipment.


Q: What is the purpose of a silica gel breather?
A: The primary purpose of a silica gel breather is to maintain the dryness of the insulating oil in electrical transformers and similar oil-filled equipment. It prevents moisture from entering the equipment during temperature variations. By absorbing moisture from the air that enters or exits, the silica gel breather helps preserve the insulating properties of the oil and reduces the risk of oil degradation.

Q: How does a silica gel breather work?
A: A silica gel breather contains a desiccant material, usually silica gel, which has a high affinity for water molecules. As the air enters or exits the equipment, it passes through the silica gel, which absorbs the moisture present in the air. This process keeps the insulating oil dry by preventing the ingress of moisture, which can lead to oil degradation and reduced insulation performance.

Q: Where are silica gel breathers commonly used?
A: Silica gel breathers are commonly used in electrical transformers, reactors, and other oil-filled equipment. These devices are critical for maintaining the dryness of the insulating oil and ensuring optimal performance and longevity of the equipment. Silica gel breathers can be found in various industries, including power generation, transmission and distribution, industrial manufacturing, and renewable energy.

Q: How often should the silica gel be replaced in a breather?
A: The frequency of silica gel replacement depends on various factors, such as the equipment's operating conditions, the amount of moisture present, and the desiccant's saturation level. Regular monitoring of the silica gel's color or moisture indication can help determine when it needs replacement. Manufacturers typically provide guidelines for replacement intervals based on specific product specifications and conditions.
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