Cover DIN EN 50483-5 VDE 0278-483-5:2009-11

DIN EN 50483-5 VDE 0278-483-5:2009-11

* German Language Version *

Test requirements for low voltage aerial bundled cable accessories

Part 5: Electrical ageing test;

German version EN 50483-5:2009
Class/Status: Standard, valid
Released: 2009-11
VDE Art. No.: 0278037


EN 50483 series applies to overhead line fittings for tensioning, supporting and connecting aerial bundled cables (ABC) of rated voltage U0/U (Um): 0,6/1 (1,2) kV. This Part 5 applies to the connections described in EN 50483-4, including branch connectors, Insulation Piercing Connectors (IPC), pre-insulated lugs (terminals) and through pre-insulated connectors (sleeves). The objective is to provide a method of testing the suitability of connectors when used under normal operating conditions with low voltage aerial bundled cables complying with HD 626.