600/900A Deadbreak Elbow

35kV 600A Deadbreak Elbow
The 600/900A Deadbreak Elbow from Richards Manufacturing provides an easy, reliable way to terminate cables and equipment and splice primary cable up to 35kV. The Deadbreak Elbow is fully shielded and features a bolted connection in either aluminum (600A) or copper (900A). Accessories are available for insulating, testing, grounding and circuit expansion. If you are splicing cables together or stacking elbows on equipment bushings, see the R-Stack section in our catalogue or visit the product webpage.
IEEE 386 – Industry Minimum Requirements
Voltage Ratings
Voltage Class, Phase-to-Phase 15kV 25kV 35kV
Maximum Operating Voltage – (phase-to-ground) 8.3kV 15.2kV 21.1kV
Corona Voltage Level – (partial discharge extinction voltage) 11kV 19kV 26kV
AC Withstand – (1 minute) 34kV 40kV 50kV
Impulse-Withstand Voltage – (BIL) 95kV 125kV 150kV


Continuous Current Ratings
Aluminum 600A
Copper 900A


Short-Time Current Ratings
Aluminum 25kA, 10c. and 10kA, 3s.
Copper 40kA, 10c. and 10kA, 3s.

Richards 600/900A, 15/25kV-Class Separable Elbow Connector components have been designed and tested per the following industry standards:

  • ANSI/IEEE Std 386: For Separable Insulated Connector Systems
  • ANSI C119.4: For Electric Connectors
  • IEEE Std 592: For Exposed Semiconducting Shields
Resource Details

62LCN/62LCT & 92LCN/92LCT

Product Data Sheets

15/25/28kV 600/900A Deadbreak Elbow

63LCN/63LCT & 93LCN/93LCT

Product Data Sheets

35kV 600/900A Deadbreak Elbow

63LCN-200/63LCT-200 & 93LCN-200/93LCT-200

Product Data Sheets

35kV 200kV BIL Deadbreak Elbow


Product Data Sheets

15/25/28kV 600A & 900A Stud

P625HIP & P925HIP

Product Data Sheets

15/25/28kV 600A & 900A Deadbreak Insulating Plug

P625CA & P635CA

Product Data Sheets

15/25/28kV & 35kV Deadbreak Cable Adapter


Instruction Sheets

15/25kV 600/900A Deadbreak Elbow Installation Instructions


Instruction Sheets

35kV 600/900A Deadbreak Elbow Installation Instructions

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