creepage


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creepage

(ˈkriːpɪdʒ)
n
1. a slow and gradual movement
2. (Electrical Engineering) electrical engineering the gradual loss of electricity across a dielectric surface

creep•age

(ˈkri pɪdʒ)

n.
2. slow, imperceptible movement.
[1900–05]
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Tenders are invited for 25 Kv 9-T Insulator Proclain Type 1050 Mm Creepage It/Spc/Ohe/Ins/0070 04107 As Per Rdso Drg.
Other products include Fluoroloy[R] (high-performance custom-formulated compounds), cup seals, hydraulic seals, metal seals, v-packings, piston rings, Marathon[R] (valves and vacuum pump diaphragms), Transband[R] (PTFE creepage band), custom parts, polymer bearings and stock shapes.
At the same time, the TLP383 has an isolation specification equivalent to DIP4 wide lead type package products, and provides a creepage and clearance distance of 8mm (min), and isolation voltage of 5000Vrms (min).
Those include gloss reduction, change of color, change of adhesion strength, development of surface defects, and growth of rust creepage at the scribe.
Renewable Energy: Reliable, high voltage insulation solutions for industrial inverters that meet the 8 mm creepage and clearance requirements.
Valspar's Industrial Cold Galv Primer dries to a durable and crack-resistant coating, stops rust creepage and has excellent outdoor durability, resisting the corrosive effects of chemicals and salt.
In extreme cases, as the board material becomes overheated along the creepage paths, smoldering or even fires may occur, especially in antenna and power-controlling circuits.
The Wespack(TM) outline is capable of meeting the requirements of clearances and creepage distances for all electrical equipment, and offers over three times the power to weight ratio of a traditional TO-200 style housing of the same current rating.
8 Solvent -- butylacetate 0 0 0 30 30 30 Table 2 -- Salt-Fog Evaluation of UV-Curable Primer 500 hr Treated Creepage from scribe Steel Panel (mm) read in 5 places Average Rating UV Control W 0.
There was David Crawford's fascinating study in 1991 about the creepage of opinion onto the news pages.
Different colored terminal strips provide a clear layout, and separators increase air and creepage distances.
Increased Safety is achieved by enhancing insulation values and creepage and clearance distances above those required for normal service, thereby providing a safety factor against accidental breakdown.