Cover DIN EN 62230 VDE 0481-2230:2008-08

DIN EN 62230 VDE 0481-2230:2008-08

Electric cables

Spark-test method

(IEC 62230:2006); German version EN 62230:2007
Class/Status: Standard, withdrawn
Released: 2008-08
VDE Art. No.: 0481010

The spark-test method specified in this standard is intended for the detection of defects in the insulation or sheathing layers of electric cables. For single core cables with no outer metallic layer, the general process is accepted as being equivalent to subjecting samples of those cables to a voltage test in water.