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Exploratory Study of Glowing Electrical Connections. Final Report.


pdf icon Exploratory Study of Glowing Electrical Connections. Final Report. (10571 K)
Meese, W. J.; Beausoliel, R. W.

NBS BSS 103; 29 p. October 1977.

Sponsor:

Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC

Available from:

National Technical Information Service
Order number: PB-273577/7

Keywords:

electrical circuitry

Abstract:

[This report supersedes NBSIR 76-1011] This report describes and characterizes with quantifiable electrical and thermal measures the extent to which loose electrical connections in residential-type branch circuits have overheated in the laboratory.