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Document ID (ISN)34908
CIS number 81-31
Year 1979
Convention or series no. DIN 57683, Teil 1 VDE 0638, Teil 1
Author(s)
German Electrotechnical Commission (Deutsche Elektrotechnische Kommission)
Title Portable earthing and short-circuiting devices
Original title Ortsveränderliche Geräte zum Erden und Kurzschliessen [in German]
Bibliographic information VDE-Verlag GmbH, Bismarckstrasse 33, D-1000 Berlin 12, June 1979. 34p. Illus. Price: DM.24.70.
Abstract These VDE rules are a DIN standard of the German Standards Institute (Deutsches Institut für Normung). They apply to earthing and short-circuiting devices for electrical installations, after prior disconnection, and lay down specifications and required technical data for this equipment and components (cables, tongs, insulating rods), operational modes and test conditions.
Descriptors (primary) short-circuiting; Germany (Federal Republic of); earthing; electrical equipment; electricity
Descriptors (secondary) description of equipment; electrical safety; standard; equipment testing; directive; insulating rods
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Electricity
Broad subject area(s) Electrical safety
Browse category(ies) Electricity