Electrical Power Transformers

Electrical power transformers are widely used. A transformer takes power from one circuit and transfers it to another. They take the electrical power from one circuit, modulate it and deliver the right level of power to a building or machinery, which has its own circuits. In most cases they are used to take a high voltage and transform it into a lower voltage that is strong enough to power machinery, but not so strong that there is a risk of damage to that machinery. They do this by means of electromagnetic induction.

Purchasing Electrical Power Transformers

Without sophisticated transformers, many industries could not function properly. A steady supply of power is vital for any business, large or small. For large firms however that use a lot of power to run expensive machinery, buying the right transformer is even more vital. In a factory, suffering a power outage can be devastating even if that outage only lasts a few hours; thousands of pounds can be lost in downtime. An unnecessary cost any firm could do without. On top of that, customers can be let down and future orders lost as a result.

Power surges can also be very damaging to a business. Expensive equipment and machinery can be lost because of a relatively small surge. Continuous fluctuations in energy levels, even within a small range, are exceptionally bad for modern machinery. To function properly machinery and equipment needs a regular supply of clean, steady electricity. The importance of buying good quality reliable transformers cannot be emphasised enough. A business should never cut corners when it comes to its power supply.

There are some very good quality electrical power transformers available on the market, with the best and most reliable ones being liquid cooled. It is now possible to buy transformers with primary voltages up to 132KV, so there is a transformer out there for every kind of working enviroment. Buying one with an adequate level of power is vital. Without a doubt it is best to buy this kind of specialist kit from a well established firm. They have the experience and expertise to recommend the right transformer for the job.


Slater Electrical electrical power transformers sell a huge range. They have been in the electrical engineering business for 65 years, so have the expertise you need.