use of megger

Discussion in 'General Electronics Chat' started by Tabasum, May 8, 2011.

  1. Tabasum

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    Please guide em how I use megger to check insulation of cable

    how to use megger for cable insulation test. I have didital megger but i dont know how to use it for cable insulation test
     
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  2. bertus

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  3. BillB3857

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    Also be aware that whatever you are testing may act as a capacitor and retain voltage. Large motors can hold enough to give you a pretty good jolt. Some meggers will provide a discharge path for this charge, but not all. Just be careful.
     
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