BS 5311:1988 - Specification for high-voltage alternating-current circuit-breakers
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BS 5311:1988

Specification for high-voltage alternating-current circuit-breakers

Status : Revised, Withdrawn   Published : April 1988 Replaced By : BS 5311:1996

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Requirements for a.c. circuit-breakers (other than for electrical traction equipment and overhead lines) for indoor or outdoor installation for operation at frequencies up to 60 Hz with voltages above 1000 V. Applies only to 3-pole circuit breakers for use in three-phase systems and single-pole circuit breakers for use in single phase systems.

Standard NumberBS 5311:1988
TitleSpecification for high-voltage alternating-current circuit-breakers
StatusRevised, Withdrawn
Publication Date29 April 1988
Withdrawn Date15 April 1996
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Replaced ByBS 5311:1996
ReplacesBS 5311-1:1976, BS 5311-2:1976, BS 5311-3:1976, BS 5311-4:1976, BS 5311-5:1976, BS 5311-6:1976, BS 5311-7:1976
Amended ByAMD 6278
AMD 6737
Draft Superseded By80/21144 DC80/26288 DC80/26440 DC81/29748 DC84/23255 DC84/23257 DC84/23258 DC84/23259 DC84/23260 DC
DescriptorsAlternating current, Circuit-breakers, Tri-pole circuit-breakers, High-voltage equipment, Switchgear, Rated voltage, Rated current, Ratings, Electrical protection equipment, Design, Gas-blast circuit-breakers, Air-blast circuit-breakers, Oil circuit-breakers, Type testing, Impulse-voltage tests, Testing conditions, Electrical testing, High-voltage tests, Mechanical testing, Thermal testing, Low-temperature testing, High-temperature testing, Damp-heat tests, Performance testing, Interruption tests, Environmental testing, Short-circuit current tests, Selection, Leak tests, Vacuum circuit-breakers, Dielectric-strength tests, Technical documents, Marking, Test equipment, Circuits, Transient voltages, Recovery voltage
Title in FrenchDisjoncteurs à courant alternatif à haute tension. Spécifications
Title in GermanHockspannungswechselstromleistungsschalter
ISBN0 580 16422 5
File Size13.9 MB

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