Electrical Connections and Terminations

by Steve on December 7, 2009

Electrical Connections and Terminations


Reference to:

Regs  416.2   431.3   526


416.2.1 Live parts must be enclosed within enclosures or

behind barriers providing protection of at least IPXXB or IP2X.


416.2.4 Refers to the opening of enclosures or barriers using a key or tool.


431.3    Best practice!  Always disconnect the live conductor of a circuit before the neutral and re-connect the neutral first.


526.5  Joints or terminations of live conductors (including neutral) must be within enclosures.


526.8  Details of termination methods of fine stranded cables.


Also see Barriers and Enclosures and Access to Connections and Terminations



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