• IEC 60110-1:1998

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    Power capacitors for induction heating installations - Part 1: General

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    Language(s):  English - French, Spanish, Castilian

    Published date:  10-06-1998

    Publisher:  International Electrotechnical Committee

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    FOREWORD
    1 General
        1.1 Scope and object
        1.2 Normative references
        1.3 Definitions
        1.4 Service conditions
    2 Quality requirements and tests
        2.1 Test requirements
        2.2 Classification of tests
        2.3 Capacitance measurement
        2.4 Measurement of the tangent of the loss angle
              of a capacitor
        2.5 Voltage test between terminals (routine test)
        2.6 Voltage test between terminals and container
        2.7 Test on internal discharge device
        2.8 Sealing test
        2.9 Thermal stability test
        2.10 Capacitor losses test
        2.11 Capacitance as a function of temperature
        2.12 Sealing test of cooling ducts, if any
        2.13 Self-healing test (for self-healing metallized
              dielectric capacitors)
        2.14 Short-circuit discharge test
        2.15 Ageing test (see IEC 60110-2)
        2.16 Destruction test (see IEC 60110-2)
        2.17 Disconnecting tests on internal fuses, if any
              (see IEC 60110-2)
    3 Overloads
        3.1 Maximum permissible voltage
        3.2 Switching voltages
        3.3 Maximum permissible current
    4 Safety requirements
        4.1 Creepage distances
        4.2 Discharge device
        4.3 Container connections
        4.4 Protection of the environment
        4.5 Additional safety requirements
    5 Markings
        5.1 Marking of the capacitor unit
        5.2 Marking of the bank
    6 Guide for installation and operation
        6.1 General
        6.2 Measures to obtain adequate cooling
        6.3 Choice of rated voltage, current and output
        6.4 Capacitors for frequent switching on load
        6.5 Choice of the highest voltage for equipment of
              a capacitor bank
        6.9 Shunt capacitors connected in series
        6.10 Series capacitors
        6.11 Connecting leads
        6.12 Live parts along water supply
        6.13 Post insulators
        6.14 Danger of freezing for water cooled capacitors
    Annex A (normative) Methods of measuring the losses on
    air-cooled self-and forced-ventilated capacitors
    Annex B (informative) Formulae for capacitors and
    installations
    Annex C (informative) Bibliography

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    Is applicable both to indoor capacitor units and indoor capacitor banks intended to be used, particularly, for power factor correction in induction heating, melting, stirring or casting installations, and similar applications with controlled or adjustable a.c. voltage systems in a frequency range up to 50 kHz, and with a rated voltage not exceeding 3,6 kV.

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    Development Note Supersedes IEC 60110 (03/2001) Supersedes IEC 60594. (06/2004) Also numbered as BS EN 60110-1 (05/2005) Stability Date: 2020. (09/2017)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher International Electrotechnical Committee
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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

    09/30173454 DC : 0 BS EN 61881-1 - RAILWAY APPLICATIONS - ROLLING STOCK EQUIPMENT - CAPACITORS FOR POWER ELECTRONICS - PART 1: REQUIREMENTS, TESTS AND GENERAL INFORMATION
    IEC 61071 REDLINE : 2ED 2017 CAPACITORS FOR POWER ELECTRONICS
    CEI EN 61881-1 : 2012 RAILWAY APPLICATIONS - ROLLING STOCK EQUIPMENT - CAPACITORS FOR POWER ELECTRONICS - PART 1: PAPER/PLASTIC FILM CAPACITORS
    I.S. EN 60252-1:2011 AC MOTOR CAPACITORS - PART 1: GENERAL - PERFORMANCE, TESTING AND RATING - SAFETY REQUIREMENTS - GUIDANCE FOR INSTALLATION AND OPERATION (IEC 60252-1:2010 (EQV))
    UNE-EN 60252-1:2011 AC motor capacitors -- Part 1: General - Performance, testing and rating - Safety requirements - Guidance for installation and operation
    BS EN 60871-1 : 2014 SHUNT CAPACITORS FOR A.C. POWER SYSTEMS HAVING A RATED VOLTAGE ABOVE 1000 V - PART 1: GENERAL
    I.S. EN 61071:2007 CAPACITORS FOR POWER ELECTRONICS
    I.S. EN 61881-1:2011 RAILWAY APPLICATIONS - ROLLING STOCK EQUIPMENT - CAPACITORS FOR POWER ELECTRONICS - PART 1: PAPER/PLASTIC FILM CAPACITORS
    BS EN 60252-1 : 2011 AC MOTOR CAPACITORS - PART 1: GENERAL - PERFORMANCE, TESTING AND RATING - SAFETY REQUIREMENTS - GUIDANCE FOR INSTALLATION AND OPERATION
    IEC 60143-1:2015 Series capacitors for power systems - Part 1: General
    08/30195433 DC : 0 BS EN 60519-1 - SAFETY IN ELECTROHEAT INSTALLATIONS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    BS EN 60519-11 : 2007 SAFETY IN ELECTROHEAT INSTALLATIONS - PART 11: PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR INSTALLATIONS USING THE EFFECT OF ELECTROMAGNETIC FORCES ON LIQUID METALS
    EN 61881-1 : 2011 RAILWAY APPLICATIONS - ROLLING STOCK EQUIPMENT - CAPACITORS FOR POWER ELECTRONICS - PART 1: PAPER/PLASTIC FILM CAPACITORS
    EN 60831-1:2014/AC:2014 SHUNT POWER CAPACITORS OF THE SELF-HEALING TYPE FOR A.C. SYSTEMS HAVING A RATED VOLTAGE UP TO AND INCLUDING 1000 V - PART 1: GENERAL - PERFORMANCE, TESTING AND RATING - SAFETY REQUIREMENTS - GUIDE FOR INSTALLATION AND OPERATION
    EN 60252-1 : 2011 AMD 1 2013 AC MOTOR CAPACITORS - PART 1: GENERAL - PERFORMANCE, TESTING AND RATING - SAFETY REQUIREMENTS - GUIDANCE FOR INSTALLATION AND OPERATION (IEC 60252-1:2010/A1:2013)
    EN 60143-1:2015/AC:2017-05 Series capacitors for power systems - Part 1: General
    CSA C60871.1 : 2014 SHUNT CAPACITORS FOR A.C. POWER SYSTEMS HAVING A RATED VOLTAGE ABOVE 1000 V - PART 1: GENERAL
    14/30310457 DC : 0 BS EN 60143-1 - SERIES CAPACITORS FOR POWER SYSTEMS - PART 1: GENERAL
    BS EN 61881-1 : 2011 RAILWAY APPLICATIONS - ROLLING STOCK EQUIPMENT - CAPACITORS FOR POWER ELECTRONICS - PART 1: PAPER/PLASTIC FILM CAPACITORS
    18/30366694 DC : DRAFT APR 2018 BS EN 60519-3 - SAFETY IN INSTALLATIONS FOR ELECTROHEATING AND ELECTROMAGNETIC PROCESSING - PART 3: PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR INDUCTIVELY COUPLED AND RESISTIVE EQUIPMENT AND PROCESSING INSTALLATIONS
    I.S. EN 60519-3:2005 SAFETY IN ELECTROHEAT INSTALLATIONS - PART 3: PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR INDUCTION AND CONDUCTION HEATING AND INDUCTION MELTING INSTALLATIONS
    CEI EN 60871-1 : 2015 SHUNT CAPACITORS FOR A.C. POWER SYSTEMS HAVING A RATED VOLTAGE ABOVE 1000 V - PART 1: GENERAL
    IEC 60831-1 REDLINE : 3ED 2014 SHUNT POWER CAPACITORS OF THE SELF-HEALING TYPE FOR A.C. SYSTEMS HAVING A RATED VOLTAGE UP TO AND INCLUDING 1000 V - PART 1: GENERAL - PERFORMANCE, TESTING AND RATING - SAFETY REQUIREMENTS - GUIDE FOR INSTALLATION AND OPERATION
    I.S. EN 60831-1:2014 SHUNT POWER CAPACITORS OF THE SELF-HEALING TYPE FOR A.C. SYSTEMS HAVING A RATED VOLTAGE UP TO AND INCLUDING 1000 V - PART 1: GENERAL - PERFORMANCE, TESTING AND RATING - SAFETY REQUIREMENTS - GUIDE FOR INSTALLATION AND OPERATION
    IEC 60519-11:2007 Safety in electroheat installations - Part 11: Particular requirements for installations using the effect of electromagnetic forces on liquid metals
    BS EN 60519-3:2005 Safety in electroheat installations Particular requirements for induction and conduction heating and induction melting installations
    BS EN 61071 : 2007 CAPACITORS FOR POWER ELECTRONICS
    IEC 61071:2017 Capacitors for power electronics
    13/30277685 DC : 0 BS EN 60519-1 - SAFETY IN INSTALLATIONS FOR ELECTROHEATING AND ELECTROMAGNETIC PROCESSING - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    IEC 60871-1:2014 Shunt capacitors for a.c. power systems having a rated voltage above 1 000 V - Part 1: General
    IEC 60831-1:2014 RLV Shunt power capacitors of the self-healing type for a.c. systems having a rated voltage up to and including 1 000 V - Part 1: General - Performance, testing and rating - Safety requirements - Guide for installation and operation
    IEC 60519-3:2005 Safety in electroheat installations - Part 3: Particular requirements for induction and conduction heating and induction melting installations
    IEC 61881-1:2010 Railway applications - Rolling stock equipment - Capacitors for power electronics - Part 1: Paper/plastic film capacitors
    IEC 60252-1:2010+AMD1:2013 CSV AC motor capacitors - Part 1: General - Performance, testing andrating - Safety requirements - Guidance for installation and operation
    I.S. EN 60871-1:2014 SHUNT CAPACITORS FOR A.C. POWER SYSTEMS HAVING A RATED VOLTAGE ABOVE 1000 V - PART 1: GENERAL
    BS EN 60831-1:2014 Shunt power capacitors of the self-healing type for a.c. systems having a rated voltage up to and including 1 000 V General. Performance, testing and rating. Safety requirements. Guide for installation and operation
    CEI EN 61071 : 2007 CAPACITORS FOR POWER ELECTRONICS
    BS EN 60143-1:2015 Series capacitors for power systems General
    I.S. EN 60143-1:2015 SERIES CAPACITORS FOR POWER SYSTEMS - PART 1: GENERAL
    I.S. EN 60519-11:2007 SAFETY IN ELECTROHEAT INSTALLATIONS - PART 11: PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR INSTALLATIONS USING THE EFFECT OF ELECTROMAGNETIC FORCES ON LIQUID METALS
    IEC TS 60110-2:2000 Power capacitors for induction heating installations - Part 2: Ageing test, destruction test and requirements for disconnecting internal fuses
    IEC 61071:2017 RLV Capacitors for power electronics
    EN 60519-3:2005 SAFETY IN ELECTROHEAT INSTALLATIONS - PART 3: PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR INDUCTION AND CONDUCTION HEATING AND INDUCTION MELTING INSTALLATIONS
    EN 61071 : 2007 CAPACITORS FOR POWER ELECTRONICS
    EN 60871-1:2014 SHUNT CAPACITORS FOR A.C. POWER SYSTEMS HAVING A RATED VOLTAGE ABOVE 1000 V - PART 1: GENERAL (IEC 60871-1:2014)
    EN 60519-11:2007 SAFETY IN ELECTROHEAT INSTALLATIONS - PART 11: PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR INSTALLATIONS USING THE EFFECT OF ELECTROMAGNETIC FORCES ON LIQUID METALS

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

    IEC TR 60996:1989 Method for verifying accuracy of tan delta measurements applicable to capacitors
    IEC 60143:1972 Series capacitors for power systems
    IEC 60050-436:1990 International Electrotechnical Vocabulary (IEV) - Part 436: Power capacitors
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