• BS 6201-1(1982) : 1982

    Superseded A superseded Standard is one, which is fully replaced by another Standard, which is a new edition of the same Standard.

    FIXED CAPACITORS FOR USE IN ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - METHODS OF TEST

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  31-03-2010

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1982

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    National foreword
    Cooperating organizations
    Section one - General
    1 Scope
    2 Object
    Section two - Terminology
    3 General terms
    3.1 General specification
    3.2 Sectional specification
    3.3 Detail specification
    3.4 Family (of electronic components)
    3.5 Sub-family (of electronic components)
    3.6 Type
    3.7 Type test
    3.8 Type approval
    3.9 Acceptance tests
    3.10 Factory tests
    3.11 Style
    3.12 Grade
    4 Capacitor terms
    4.1 D.C. capacitor
    4.2 Polar capacitor (for electrolytic capacitors)
    4.3 Bipolar capacitor (for electrolytic capacitors)
    4.4 A.C. capacitor
    4.5 Pulse capacitor
    4.6 Rated capacitance
    4.7 Category temperature range
    4.8 Upper category temperature
    4.9 Lower category temperature
    4.10 Rated voltage (UR)
    4.11 Rated temperature
    4.12 Category voltage (UC)
    4.13 Temperature derated voltage
    4.14 Surge voltage ratio
    4.15 Rated ripple voltage
    4.16 Rated ripple current
    4.17 Time constant
    4.18 Tangent of the loss angle (tan delta)
    4.19 Self-healing
    4.20 Maximum temperature of a capacitor
    4.21 Minimum temperature of a capacitor
    4.22 Variation of capacitance with temperature
    Section three - Methods of test
    5 Standard conditions for testing
    6 Drying
    7 Visual inspection and checking of dimensions
    8 Insulation resistance
    9 Voltage proof
    10 Capacitance
    11 Tangent of the loss angle
    12 Leakage current
    13 Impedance
    14 Inductance
    15 Outer foil termination
    16 Robustness of terminations
    16.1 Test Ua - Tensile
    16.2 Test Ub - Bending (half of terminations)
    16.3 Test Uc - Torsion (other half of terminations)
    16.4 Test Ud - Torque (for nuts, threaded terminations
                    and integral devices)
    16.5 Visual examination
    17 Soldering
    18 Rapid change of temperature
    19 Vibration
    20 Bumping
    21 Container sealing
    22 Climatic sequence
    22.1 Initial measurements
    22.2 Dry heat
    22.3 Damp heat, accelerated, first cycle
    22.4 Cold
    22.5 Low air pressure
    22.6 Damp heat, accelerated, remaining cycles
    22.7 Final measurements
    23 Damp heat, steady state
    24 Endurance
    25 Variation of capacitance with temperature
    26 Short term stability
    27 Storage
    28 Surge
    29 Self-healing (under consideration)
    30 Charge and discharge (under consideration)

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    Describes fixed capacitors for use in electronic equipment. Includes general terms, capacitor terms and methods of test.

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    Committee EPL/40
    Development Note Supersedes 81/27029 DC. (09/2005)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 6201-2(1982) : 1982 FIXED CAPACITORS FOR USE IN ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - SPECIFICATION FOR FIXED CAPACITORS OF CERAMIC DIELECTRIC CLASS 2 SELECTION OF METHODS OF TEST AND GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    BS 6201-3(1982) : 1982 FIXED CAPACITORS FOR USE IN ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - SPECIFICATION FOR FIXED CAPACITORS FOR RADIO INTERFERENCE SUPPRESSION - SELECTION OF METHODS OF TEST AND GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 2011-2.1T(1981) : 1981 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - TESTS - TEST T - SOLDERING
    BS 5692(1979) : 1979 METHOD FOR MEASUREMENT OF THE DIMENSIONS OF A CYLINDRICAL ELECTRONIC COMPONENT HAVING TWO AXIAL TERMINATIONS
    BS 2011-2.1A(1977) : AMD 4574 BASIC ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING PROCEDURES - TESTS - TESTS A. COLD
    BS 2011-2.1B(1977) : 1977 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - TESTS - TEST B. DRY HEAT
    BS 2011-2.1Da:1977 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - TESTS - TEST DA. ACCELERATED DAMP HEAT
    BS 2011-2.1U(1977) : LATEST BASIC ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING PROCEDURES - TESTS - ROBUSTNESS OF TERMINATIONS AND INTEGRAL MOUNTING DEVICES
    BS 2011-2.1CA(1977) : 1977 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - TESTS - TEST CA - DAMP HEAT, STEADY STATE
    BS 2011-2.1FC(1977) : LATEST BASIC ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING PROCEDURES - TESTS - VIBRATION (SINUSOIDAL)
    BS 2011-2.1EB(1977) : AMD 4464
    BS 2011-2.1Q(1981) : 1981 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - TESTS - TEST Q: SEALING
    BS 2011-2.1M(1977) : LATEST BASIC ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING PROCEDURES - TESTS - LOW AIR PRESSURE
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