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  • AS/NZS 1300:2009

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    Electrical equipment for mines and quarries - Bolted explosion-protected three-phase cable coupling devices (Reconfirmed 2020)

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    Superseded date:  18-08-2022

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    Published date:  09-12-2009

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Specifies the design and test requirements for bolted explosion-protected three-phase cable coupling devices and adaptors of the pin and socket type, referred to in This Standard as ‘cable coupling devices’, for use with restricted earth-fault systems in mines and quarries. The devices are designed to couple cables together, or to couple a cable to equipment.

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    This Standard specifies the design and test requirements for bolted explosion-protected three-phase cable coupling devices and adaptors of the pin and socket type, referred to in this Standard as ‘cable coupling devices’, for use with restricted earth-fault systems in mines and quarries. The devices are designed to couple cables together, or to couple a cable to equipment.Cable coupling devices and adaptors constructed to this Standard are not intended to be coupled or uncoupled while the circuit is energized.The Standard covers two types of coupling devices:(a) Type ADesigned according to Figures in this Standard that prescribe the dimensions necessary to interconnect cable coupling devices from different manufacturers.(b) Type BDesigned to dimensions that are not compatible with Type A coupling devices. Type B couplers cannot be directly coupled to Type A coupling devices under normal operation. Type B plugs and receptacles do not comply with Figures 4.1 to 4.5 but comply with all other requirements of this Standard. Where there is a variation to a particular clause for Type B plugs and receptacles it is specifically stated. The use of transition devices between Type A and Type B systems is permitted.This Standard also deals with some electrical and mechanical requirements, including the provision of earthed phase barriers to protect against interphase faults. It does not specify fully detailed designs.NOTES:Appendix A lists the information a user should provide with any enquiry or order.Appendix C lists the information that should be supplied by the designer or manufacturer.

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    Committee EL-023
    Document Type Standard
    Product Note Reconfirmed 11/09/2020.
    This standard has been reconfirmed in Australia in 2020 and remains current in New Zealand. Reconfirmation Notice 11/09/2020
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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    Originated as AS 1300-1973.
    Previous edition 1989.
    Jointly revised and designated as AS/NZS 1300:2009.
    Reconfirmed 2020. Originated as AS 1300-1973. Previous edition 1989. Jointly revised and designated as AS/NZS 1300:2009. Reissued incorporating Amendment No. 1 (March 2012).

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    SA/SNZ HB 146:2018 Management of electrical cable in mines and quarries
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    AS/NZS 2290.1:2014 Electrical equipment for coal mines - Introduction, inspection and maintenance For hazardous areas
    HB 239:2011 Guidance on the repair and overhaul of electrical equipment for explosive atmospheres
    AS/NZS 4871.1:2012 Electrical equipment for mines and quarries General requirements
    AS/NZS 4871.3:2010 Electrical equipment for mines and quarries Substations
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