ARDL’s capabilities for electrical testing include ASTM and ISO specifications to test a variety of materials to measure their performance where electrical insulation or resistance is important for safety or required protection.  We can test for dielectric breakdown voltage, dielectric strength, volume resistivity, conductivity and electrical resistance.

Available Methods

AC Dielectric Strength

Standard Test Method for Dielectric Breakdown Voltage and Dielectric Strength of Solid Electrical Insulating Materials at Commercial Power Frequencies

ASTM D 149

Conveyor Belts - Electrical Conductivity

Electrical Conductivity of Conveyor Belts

ISO 284

DC Resistance or Conductivity

Standard Test Methods for DC Resistance or Conductance of Insulating Materials

ASTM D 257

Dielectric Constant

Standard Test Methods for AC Loss Characteristics and Permittivity (Dielectric Constant) of Solid Electrical Insulation

ASTM D 150

Electrical Insulating Material - Volume Resistivity

Volume Resistivity of Electrical Insulating Material

IEC 60093

GM Work Method - Volume Resistivity

Volume Resistivity - GM Work Method

GMW 14711

Volume Resistivity - Conductive and Antistatic Materials

Standard Test Method for Rubber Property – Volume Resistivity of Electrically Conductive and Antistatic Products

ASTM D 991