Design Tests Check for Excessive Leakage Currents

Fiberglass-reinforced polymer (FRP) rod is commonly used in hot-line tools. Among the design tests for this material are tests for leakage current before and after high-humidity conditioning. This standard design test is specified in ASTM F 711-89. A manufacturer of FRP rod desired to perform this design test on its product, but did not have the specialized equipment or facilities to do so. S&C's experienced staff of engineers, model makers, and test personnel was able to address this request efficiently and cost effectively.

Provided by: S&C Electric Topic: Software Date Added: Dec 2004 Format: PDF

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