ASTM International - ASTM D2132-98
Standard Test Method for Dust-and-Fog Tracking and Erosion Resistance of Electrical Insulating Materials
|Publication Date:||10 February 1998|
|ICS Code (Insulating materials in general):||29.035.01|
1.1 This test method is intended to differentiate solid electrical insulating materials with respect to their resistance to the action of electric arcs produced by conduction through surface films of a specified contaminant containing moisture. Test Methods D2302 and D2303 may also be used to evaluate materials.
1.2 The values stated in parentheses are for informational purposes only.
1.3 This standard may involve hazardous materials, operations, and equipment. This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems 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.> Specific precautionary statements are given in 10.4.