IEC 60055-1:1997 

Paper-insulated metal-sheathed cables for rated voltages up to 18/30 kV (with copper or aluminium conductors and excluding gas-pressure and oil-filled cables) - Part 1: Tests on cables and their accessories

Note: a more recent version of this publication exists
IEC 60055-1:1997+AMD1:2005 CSV


Do you need a multi-user copy?




Gives conditions, categories and frequency of tests, routine tests, special tests, type tests and tests after installation.

Look inside

Additional information

Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date1997-05-16
Available language(s)English/French
TC/SCTC 20 - Electric cablesrss
ICS29.240.20 - Power transmission and distribution lines
29.260.20 - Electrical apparatus for explosive atmospheres
Stability date  2024
File size250 KB

The following test report forms are related:

Share your publications

Learn how to share your publications with your colleagues, using networking options.

Payment information

Our prices are in Swiss francs (CHF). We accept all major credit cards (American Express, Mastercard and Visa, JCB and CUP), PayPal and bank transfers as form of payment.

Keep in touch

Keep up to date with new publication releases and announcements with our free IEC Just Published email newsletter.

Contact customer services

Please send your enquiry by email or call us on +41 22 919 02 11 between 09:00 – 17:00 CET Monday to Friday.