Cover DIN EN 50289-4-17 VDE 0819-289-4-17:2016-05

DIN EN 50289-4-17 VDE 0819-289-4-17:2016-05

* German Language Version *

Communication cables – Specifications for test methods

Part 4-17: Test methods for UV resistance evaluation of the sheath of electrical and optical fibre cable;

German version EN 50289-4-17:2015
Class/Status: Standard, valid
Released: 2016-05
VDE Art. No.: 0800313


This European Standard describes three methods to determine the UV resistance of sheath materials for electric and for optical fibre cables. These tests apply for outdoor and indoor cable applications according to the product standard. The samples of sheath are taken from the finished cables.