BS 6581:1995 - Common clauses for high-voltage switchgear and controlgear standards

BS 6581:1995

Common clauses for high-voltage switchgear and controlgear standards

Status : Superseded, Withdrawn   Published : December 1995 Replaced By : BS EN 60694:1997, IEC 60694:1996


Specifies common requirements for definitions, ratings, design and construction, type tests, routine tests, selection, enquiry/ordering information, rules for transport, storage and erection for equipment above 1000 V and up to 60 Hz.

Standard NumberBS 6581:1995
TitleCommon clauses for high-voltage switchgear and controlgear standards
StatusSuperseded, Withdrawn
Publication Date15 December 1995
Withdrawn Date15 April 1997
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 EN 60694:1997, IEC 60694:1996
ReplacesBS 6581:1985, IEC 60694:1980
International RelationshipsIEC 60694:1980
DescriptorsSwitchgear, Electric control equipment, Electrical equipment, High-voltage equipment, Alternating current, Environment (working), Ratings, Rated voltage, Withstand voltage, Rated frequencies, Temperature-rise limit, Type testing, Testing conditions, Dielectric-strength tests, Electrical testing, Radio disturbances, Thermal testing, Test equipment
Title in FrenchClauses communes pour les normes de l'appareillage à haute tension
Title in GermanGemeinsame Bestimmungen fuer Hochspannungsschaltgeraete-Normen
ISBN0 580 24959 X
File Size636.9 KB

 Your basket
Your basket is empty

Multi-user access to over 3,500 medical device standards, regulations, expert commentaries and other documents

Tracked Changes

Understand the changes made to a standard with our new Tracked Changes version

Develop a PAS

Develop a fast-track standardization document in 9-12 months

Worldwide Standards
We can source any standard from anywhere in the world