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AS 3766-1990


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Mechanical fittings for low voltage aerial bundled cables
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Specifies performance and general requirements for fittings designed specifically for use with the insulated aerial cables, manufactured to AS3560, Electric cables - Aerial bundled - Voltages up to and including 0.6/1kV.

This Standard sets out performance and general requirements for mechanical fittings and dedicated pole fittings to support low voltage aerial bundled cables manufactured in accordance with AS 3560.This Standard allows specified components to fail under external mechanical overloads. The design philosophy for this controlled failure mechanism is defined in Appendix A.NOTE: Appendix B contains the information which should be supplied by the purchaser at the time of enquiry and order.

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Reconfirmed 27/05/2016.This standard has been reconfirmed in Australia in 2016 and remains current in New Zealand. Reconfirmation Notice 27/05/2016
Standards Australia

Reconfirmed 2016. First published as AS 3766-1990.

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