Internal arcing: issues related to testing and standardization

By René Smeets

CEPSI papers 2016

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Internal arc tests are intended to verify the effectiveness of switchgear design in protecting personnel in case of an internal arc. With the IEC 62271-200 & 201 in 2003, new methods and criteria for testing metal / insulation enclosed switchgear under conditions of an internal arc have been formulated. Fill out the form to download our 13 page white paper.

Internal arcing white paper