Tutorial: Insulation Resistance Testing / Megger Testing / PAT testing Pt 1

In this video:

* What is insulation testing / what is megger testing / what is PAT (Portable Appliance Testing) testing?
* Electrical safety when working in a DB board / breaker box or around high energy circuits.
* Insulation test types: Proof test, Spot test, Time Resistance testing, Step Level Voltage test, Polarization Index (PI) test, Dielectric Absorption
Ratio (DAR) test.
* Leakage currents: conductive leakage current, capacitive charging leakage current and polarization absorption leakage current in a dielectric.
* Fluke 1587 Insulation Meter

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http://www.testequipmentdepot.com/application-notes/pdf/insulation-testers/insulation-resistance-testing_an.PDF
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