Common SF6 Gas Hazards & How to Avoid Them

When it comes to power transmission and distribution, sulfur hexafluoride (SF6) plays an important, but sometimes dangerous role. As an insulator and arc quencher, SF6 is used in switchgear, circuit breakers, and disconnectors, keeping the electricity where it belongs. However, like any tool related to the electrical industry, SF6 comes with its own set of  … Read more