This article discusses the option of using superhydrophobic coating as a method of combating the formation of ice on the wires of high voltage power lines. Super- hydrophobic coating, a coating whose main property is the repulsion of liquids. A similar effect in nature is called the Lotus effect. The principle of this property is based on the use of special substances that contribute to the creation of a nano relief on the surface of the object to be coated, which counteracts adhesion. Application of a protective layer to the surface is one of the methods to ensure a long service life of a particular material. Such protective layers can be paint or varnish. All of them are polymers based on petroleum products.
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Baranova, M.P.; Karshibаev, A.I.; Rakhmonov, F. N.; and Hamidov, A.A.
"SUPERHYDROPHOBES IN THE WAY OF WARNING FOR THE FREE ON THE FORECAST,"
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