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Revised Insulated Connector Standard Published

The IEEE has published the revised version of IEEE 386, "Standard for Separable Insulated Connector Systems for Power Distribution Systems Above 600 V."

This standard offers definitions, service conditions, ratings, interchangeable construction features, and tests for loadbreak and deadbreak separable insulated connector systems. Revisions made to the standard include new test procedures that improve evaluation reliability and repeatability.

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