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electrical aging test on IPC #218686 08/14/17 01:34 AM
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Dear friends,
what is the role of the electrical aging test for insulation piercing connnector (IPC)?
I need some advice concerning this test.
This test is in conformity with the French standards NF C 33-020 version 2013 and NF EN 50483-5.

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Re: electrical aging test on IPC [Re: SIAME] #218687 08/14/17 11:27 PM
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I suppose in the simplest terms it is evaluating how the connection degrades over time. I am not sure what environmental conditions they simulate in the test. It should certainly approximate the worst case situations it will experience when installed in compliance with the listing.


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