Transformer oil

~ 4 min

What are the differences between ASTM D971 and IEC 62961 standards?

The new standard IEC 62961 for the transformer oil quality testing has just been released. In this blog post, the main differences between the old ASTM D971 and the new IEC 62961 standard are discussed.

~ 1 min

Are you prepared for the new transformer oil quality standard?

Interfacial tension of insulating liquids against water has been used for a long time as a criterion for aging evaluation. The latest revision for the ASTM D971 standard dates back to 2012. The new IEC standard is about the be released to improve the accuracy of the method.

~ 3 min

Why Transformer Oil testing is so important

The oil-water interfacial tension correlates with the purity and functionality of oils that are used in transformers for cooling, insulation and protection against arcing.

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