BS EN 62192:2009 - Live working. Insulating ropes – BSI British Standards

BS EN 62192:2009

Live working. Insulating ropes

Status : Under review, Current   Published : May 2010



BS EN 62192:2009 Live working. Insulating ropes

BS EN 62192 is an International Standard which covers insulating ropes that are utilized during live working procedures in contact with parts of installations operating at voltages up to and including 800 kV r.m.s.

Insulating ropes for live working procedure under rain and/or d.c. conditions are not covered by this standard.

Contents of BS EN 62192:

1 Scope
2 Normative references
3 Terms and definitions
4 Requirements
4.1 Physical and dimensional
4.1.1 Physical
4.1.2 Dimensional
4.2 Electrical
4.3 Mechanical
4.4 Marking
4.5 Instructions for use and care
5 Tests
5.1 General
5.2 Atmospheric conditions
5.3 Visual verification and dimensional checking
5.3.1 Visual verification
5.3.2 Dimensional check
5.4 Electrical tests
5.4.1 Leakage current under dry conditions
5.4.2 Tests after water conditioning
5.5 Mechanical tests
5.5.1 Water absorption
5.5.2 Capillary
5.5.3 Elongation and creep
5.6 Durability of marking
5.7 Verification of the required instructions for use
6 Conformity assessment of insulating ropes having completed the production phase
7 Modifications
Annex A (normative) Suitable for live working; double triangle (IEC 60417-5216
Annex B (normative) Chronology of type tests
Annex C (normative) Classification of defects
Annex D (informative) Recommendations for in-service care and periodic testing


Standard NumberBS EN 62192:2009
TitleLive working. Insulating ropes
StatusUnder review, Current
Publication Date31 May 2010
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)CENELEC HD 588.1 S1:1991, CENELEC HD 437 S1:1984, EN 61318:2008, IEC 60060-1, EN 61477:2009, EN ISO 2307:2005, IEC 61318:2007, IEC 60212:1971, IEC 60417-DB, IEC 61477, ISO 2307
Informative References(Provided for Information)IEC 60743:2001, IEC 60050-651:1999, IEC 60743:2001/AMD 1:2008, EN 60743:2001/A1:2008, EN 60743:2001
International RelationshipsIEC 62192:2009,IEC 61076-4-104:1999,EN 62192:2009,EN 61076-4-104:1999
DescriptorsGrades (quality), Electrical insulating materials, Electrical safety, Live working, Testing, Marking, Occupational safety, Ropes, Safety devices, Classification systems
Title in FrenchTravaux sous tension. Cordes isolantes
Title in GermanArbeiten unter Spannung. Isolierende Seile
ISBN978 0 580 57283 8
File Size968 KB

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