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    FLEXIBLE INSULATING SLEEVING - PART 2: METHODS OF TEST (IEC 60684-2:2011)

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2011

    Publisher:  National Standards Authority of Ireland

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    FOREWORD
    INTRODUCTION
    1 General
    2 Test conditions
    3 Measurements of bore, wall thickness
       and concentricity
    4 Density
    5 Resistance to splitting after heating
    6 Heat shock (resistance to heat)
    7 Resistance to soldering heat
    8 Loss in mass on heating of uncoated textile
       glass sleeving
    9 Longitudinal change
    10 Deformation under load (resistance to pressure
       at elevated temperature)
    11 Thermal stability of PVC sleeving
    12 Volatile content of silicone sleeving
    13 Bending after heating
    14 Bending at low temperature
    15 Brittleness temperature
    16 Dimensional stability on storage (applicable to
       heat-shrinkable sleeving only)
    17 Hydrolysis of coating
    18 Flexibility (extruded sleeving only)
    19 Tensile strength, tensile stress at 100 %
       elongation, elongation at break and secant
       modulus at 2 % elongation
    20 Fraying resistance test
    21 Breakdown voltage
    22 Insulation resistance
    23 Volume resistivity
    24 Permittivity and dissipation factor
    25 Resistance to tracking
    26 Flame propagation tests
    27 Oxygen index
    28 Transparency
    29 Ionic impurities test
    30 Silver staining test
    31 Electrolytic corrosion resistance
    32 Corrosion resistance (tensile and elongation)
    33 Copper corrosion (presence of corrosive volatiles)
    34 Colour fastness to light
    35 Resistance to ozone
    36 Resistance to selected fluids
    37 Thermal endurance
    38 Mass per unit length
    39 Heat ageing
    40 Water absorption
    41 Restricted shrinkage (applicable to heat-shrinkable
       sleeving only)
    42 Colour stability to heat
    43 Smoke index
    44 Toxicity index
    45 Halogen content
    46 Acid gas generation
    47 Hot elongation and hot set
    48 Tension set (applicable to elastomeric sleeving
       only)
    49 Tear propagation (applicable to elastomeric
       sleeving only)
    50 Long term heat ageing (3000 h)
    51 Dynamic shear at ambient temperature
    52 Dynamic shear at elevated temperature
    53 Dynamic shear after heat shock and heat ageing
    54 Rolling drum peel to aluminium
    55 Aluminium rod dynamic shear
    56 Sealing
    57 Adhesive T peel strength of two bonded
       heat-shrinkable substrates
    58 Circumferential extension
    59 Voltage proof
    60 Thermal shock
    Bibliography
    Annex ZA (normative) - Normative references to
             international publications with their
             corresponding European publications

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    Provides methods of test for flexible insulating sleeving, including heatshrinkable sleeving, intended primarily for insulating electrical conductors and connections of electrical apparatus, although they may be used for other purposes.

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    Development Note For CENELEC adoptions of IEC publications, please check www.iec.ch to be sure that you have any corrigenda that may apply. (01/2017)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher National Standards Authority of Ireland
    Status Current

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    IEC 60216-2:2005 Electrical insulating materials - Thermal endurance properties - Part 2: Determination of thermal endurance properties of electrical insulating materials - Choice of test criteria
    EN 60216 : 1990
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    ISO 1431-1:2012 Rubber, vulcanized or thermoplastic Resistance to ozone cracking Part 1: Static and dynamic strain testing
    IEC 60093:1980 Methods of test for volume resistivity and surface resistivity of solid electrical insulating materials
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    ISO 5-4:2009 Photography and graphic technology Density measurements Part 4: Geometric conditions for reflection density
    IEC 60754-2:2011 Test on gases evolved during combustion of materials from cables - Part 2: Determination of acidity (by pH measurement) and conductivity
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    IEC 60587:2007 Electrical insulating materials used under severe ambient conditions - Test methods for evaluating resistance to tracking and erosion
    EN 60216-4-1 : 2006 ELECTRICAL INSULATING MATERIALS - THERMAL ENDURANCE PROPERTIES - PART 4-1: AGEING OVENS - SINGLE-CHAMBER OVENS
    ISO 105-A02:1993 Textiles Tests for colour fastness Part A02: Grey scale for assessing change in colour
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    EN ISO 105-B01:2014 TEXTILES - TESTS FOR COLOUR FASTNESS - PART B01: COLOUR FASTNESS TO LIGHT: DAYLIGHT (ISO 105-B01:2014)
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    ISO 5-2:2009 Photography and graphic technology Density measurements Part 2: Geometric conditions for transmittance density
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