Deadbreak Insulating Plug & Cap

15/25kV Deadbreak Insulating Plug & Cap

The Deadbreak Insulating Plug is used to insulate and plug the open end of a Deadbreak Elbow or Bushing Extender.  The insulated plug features a 1″ hex nut for de-energized installation.  The hex nut also functions as a capacitive test point for voltage detection.  The P625HIP meets all requirements of IEEE 386 and is supplied with an EPDM rubber cap for shielding and sealing purposes.

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.
  • Comes in Aluminum for 600A current paths or Copper for 900A current paths
  • Each Insulating Plug comes with an EPDM cap to cover the end of the plug after installation
  • Molded into the back-end of the plug is a metallic test-point

Richards 600/900-amp, 15/25kV- Class Separable Elbow Connector and Accesories 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 Shield
Resource Details

P625HIP & P925HIP

Product Data Sheets

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

P625HIP-STUD & P925HIP-STUD

Product Data Sheets

15/25kV 600A Deadbreak Aluminum Stud & 900A Deadbreak Copper Stud

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