Highlighted in the LinkedIn article “Copper Laminated Shunt Action” by Cal Manufacturing, copper laminated shunts are versatile components manufactured by stacking electrolytic copper foils, wound to fit specific applications. These shunts find application across diverse industries, including resistance welding, switch gear, transformers, and various electrical equipment.
The flexibility of copper laminated shunts allows them to adapt to confined spaces and be employed in various functions such as expansion connectors in switch gear, transformers, and generators. Their constant cross-section enables consistent current loading across busbars and laminated connectors, ensuring uniform performance in different applications.
These connectors, essential for the seamless movement of electrical equipment, utilize assembly variations like press welding, riveting, and dip soldering to optimize their performance in different industrial settings.
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