Review of the Latest News on British Standards
Electromagnetic Compatibility Surge Immunity Test BS EN 61000-4-5 Updated
- Published: Tuesday, 04 November 2014 11:41
The newly revised standard BS EN 61000-4-5 (Electromagnetic compatibility - Part 4-5: Testing and measurement techniques - Surge immunity test) sets out how to test for immunity to surge voltages caused by switching and the indirect effects of a lightning strike.
It defines the necessary equipment and explains the setup and procedures for testing power ports, interconnections and lines.
BS EN 61000-4-5:2014 will help businesses to avoid costly returns, maintain a valued brand image and it’s essential for manufacturers and designers of electrical and electronic equipment and components.