• IEEE 1898 : 2016

    Current The latest, up-to-date edition.


    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  08-03-2017

    Publisher:  Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers

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    1. Scope
    2. Normative references
    3. Definitions
    4. Environmental conditions
    5. Environmental impact
    6. Ratings
    7. Classification of tests
    8. Design tests
    9. Type tests
    10. Sample tests
    11. Routine tests
    12. Special tests
    Annex A (normative) - Ultrasonic test for C-insulator
    Annex B (informative) - Inclined plane test method
            under dc voltage
    Annex C (informative) - Tracking and erosion test - Tracking
            wheel test
    Annex D (informative) - Test of transference of hydrophobicity

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    Specifies the terms and definition, use condition, technical requirement, and test methods of composite post insulators for high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) power transmission systems up to +/-800 kV.

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    Document Type Test Method
    Publisher Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers
    Status Current

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

    IEC 60480:2004 Guidelines for the checking and treatment of sulfur hexafluoride (SF6) taken from electrical equipment and specification for its re-use
    IEC 60721-1:1990+AMD1:1992+AMD2:1995 CSV Classification of environmental conditions - Part 1: Environmental parameters and their severities
    IEC TS 62896:2015 Hybrid insulators for a.c. and d.c. for high-voltage applications - Definitions, test methods and acceptance criteria
    IEC 62217:2012 Polymeric HV insulators for indoor and outdoor use - General definitions, test methods and acceptance criteria
    IEC 60376:2005 Specification of technical grade sulfur hexafluoride (SF6) for use in electrical equipment
    IEC TR 62730:2012 HV polymeric insulators for indoor and outdoor use tracking and erosion testing by wheel test and 5 000h test
    IEC TS 61245:2015 Artificial pollution tests on high-voltage ceramic and glass insulators to be used on d.c. systems
    IEC 61462:2007 Composite hollow insulators - Pressurized and unpressurized insulators for use in electrical equipment with rated voltage greater than 1 000 V - Definitions, test methods, acceptance criteria and design recommendations
    IEC 60071-2:1996 Insulation co-ordination - Part 2: Application guide
    IEC 62231:2006 Composite station post insulators for substations with a.c. voltages greater than 1 000 V up to 245 kV - Definitions, test methods and acceptance criteria
    IEC 60243-2:2013 Electric strength of insulating materials - Test methods - Part 2: Additional requirements for tests using direct voltage
    IEC 60587:2007 Electrical insulating materials used under severe ambient conditions - Test methods for evaluating resistance to tracking and erosion
    IEC 60071-1:2006+AMD1:2010 CSV Insulation co-ordination - Part 1: Definitions, principles and rules
    IEC 60168:1994+AMD1:1997+AMD2:2000 CSV Tests on indoor and outdoor post insulators of ceramic material or glass for systems with nominal voltages greater than 1000 V
    IEC 61006:2004 Electrical insulating materials - Methods of test for the determination of the glass transition temperature
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