IEC 60560:1977 

Definitions and terminology of brush-holders for electrical machines


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Establishes a common vocabulary for terms and definitions for determining the functions and characteristics of brush-holders. Covers arrangements of brushes and boxes, pressure systems and characteristics of construction. Contains illustrations for each term. Gives the terms in Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Russian, Spanish and Swedish. Note: -For definitions and nomenclature for carbon brushes, brush-holders, commutators and slip-rings, see IEC 60276.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date1977-01-01
Available language(s)English/French, Russian
TC/SCTC 2 - Rotating machineryrss
ICS29.160.10 - Components for rotating machines
Stability date  2026
File size1024 KB

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