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NEMA Publishes Standard regarding cable testing.

Press Release Summary:

Sep 07, 2016 - ANSI/NEMA WC 53/ICEA T-27-581-2016 Standard Test Methods for Extruded Dielectric Power, Control, Instrumentation, and Portable Cables for Test is available in hard copy or via download. This standard, last revised in 2008, specifically applies to testing of extruded dielectric insulated power, control, instrumentation, and portable cables. Those who will find this standard of use include cable manufacturers, installers, and other parties interested in insulated cable.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

Original Press Release

NEMA Publishes ANSI/NEMA WC 53/ICEA T-27-581-2016 Standard Test Methods for Extruded Dielectric Power, Control, Instrumentation, and Portable Cables for Test

Press release date: Sep 02, 2016

ROSSLYN, Va.—The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) published ANSI/NEMA WC 53/ICEA T-27-581-2016 Standard Test Methods for Extruded Dielectric Power, Control, Instrumentation, and Portable Cables for Test. This standard applies to the testing of extruded dielectric insulated power, control, instrumentation and portable cables.

Last revised in 2008, this standard is for cable manufacturers, installers, and other parties interested in insulated cable.

ANSI/NEMA WC 53/ICEA T-27-581-2016 is available in hard copy or as an electronic download for $140 on the NEMA website.

The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) represents nearly 400 electrical, medical imaging, and radiation therapy manufacturers at the forefront of electrical safety, reliability, resilience, efficiency, and energy security. Our combined industries account for more than 400,000 American jobs and more than 7,000 facilities across the United States. Domestic production exceeds $117 billion per year.

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