ASTM International - ASTM E1799-96
Standard Practice for Visual Inspections of Photovoltaic Modules
|Publication Date:||10 April 1996|
|ICS Code (Solar energy engineering):||27.160|
1.1 This practice covers procedures and criteria for visual inspections of photovoltaic modules.
1.2 Visual inspections of photovoltaic modules are normally performed before and after modules have been subjected to environmental stress testing, such as Test Methods E 1038, E 1171, or E 1596.
1.3 This practice does not establish pass or fail levels. The determination of acceptable or unacceptable results is beyond the scope of this practice.
1.4 There is no similar or equivalent ISO standard.
1.5 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. See Section 6 for additional precautionary information.