ASTM WK44783

    Revision of F496 - 08 Standard Specification for In-Service Care of Insulating Gloves and Sleeves

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    Active Standard: F496 - 14

    Developed by Subcommittee: F18.15 | Committee F18 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    The proposed change harmonizes the accuracy statements in F18.15 documents with the approved accuracy changes in D1048-12. This work, completed by the F18.25.07 Task Team, changed the accuracy specification for both AC and DC sections to +/- 1kV of the test voltage and added peak- responding voltage measurement method to the AC section


    electrical insulating gloves; electrical insulating sleeves; lineman; lineman protective equipment; Electrical insulating materials--specifications; Electrical protective equipment--specifications; In-service evaluation/monitoring--medical applications; Protective clothing--specifications; Rubber insulating gloves; Sleeves/sleeving--specifications;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    James Lovette


    F18 (14-01)

    Ballot Item Approved as F496-2014 and Pending Publication