10.2.6 Mechanical Impact

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Mechanical Impact (IK) testing is performed in accordance with IEC 62208 as stated in IEC 61439-2. The IK rating is determined by the effect of a striking object on an assembly enclosure from a given distance from the assembly.

IK testing is not mandatory for a full certificate of verification tests.


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Resistance to Corrosion

Verification of Insulating Materials to Abnormal Heat and Fire




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