IEC60320-1 Clause 16 Figure 12 Coupler Withdrawal Testing Apparatus in Hot Conditions
This testing apparatus confirms to the IEC60320-1, clause 16 figure 12 standard requirement. The construction of appliance couplers shall allow the easy insertion and withdrawal of the connector, and prevent the connector from working out of the appliance inlet in normal use. This device is mainly used to ascertain the maximum force necessary to withdraw the connector from the appliance inlet and the minimum force necessary to withdraw a single pin gauge from the appliance inlet, it can also for testing connectors under hot conditions and very hot conditions.
A. Power source: 120V,50HZ or 220V,60HZ
B. Coupler’s maximum and minimum withdrawal force matching table
C. Coupler’s maximum withdrawal force weights table
|Maximum withdrawal force
|45N (with hook)
45N (with hook)
|Note: The hook’s weight is included in the 45N weight.
D. Coupler’s minimum withdrawal force weights table
|Minimum withdrawal force
|1.5N weight and 10A live wire and ground single-stage pin gauge
|2N weight and 10A live wire and ground single-stage pin gauge
|Note: The single-stage pin gauge’s weight is included in the corresponding weight.
E. With standard 10A hot-resistant, 10A and 16A very hot-resistant appliance inlets.