ASTM D495 – High Voltage Dry Arc Resistance Tester
The LEC 5-Series test system for High-Voltage, Low-Current, Dry Arc Resistance of Solid Electrical Insulation is another one of Lectromec’s polymer test equipments. Designed to meet the requirements of ASTM D495 for testing the dry arc resistance of insulation, the LEC 5-Series provides precise voltage and current control.
Options are also available for determination of surface breakdown voltage ratio after failure of specimen in arc resistance.
As with all of Lectromec’s test equipment, operator safety comes first. The 5-Series comes with a number of safety features ensuring the safety of the operator is never compromised. This system comes with the following:
- Automated test controller
- Test enclosure and test stand
- Tungsten and stainless steel electrodes
- Grinding and polishing block for electrode
- Comprehensive user/maintenance manual
- 1-year warranty on all parts and labor
To find out more about this unit, contact Lectromec.
For those looking for an external lab to perform of ASTM D495 tests, Lectromec’s lab is available. This is an ideal option for those with a low volume of sporadic level of testing. Let Lectromec take care of the calibration, scheduling, training, test performance, and report in our ISO 17025:2017 accredited lab.