Arc Flash Testing Options
ArcWear partners with product development engineers to create textiles, fibers, garments and personal protective equipment (PPE) solutions for electric arc and flash fire hazards.
Arc Flash Tests
We offer the following standardized arc flash tests. For research and development inquiries, contact Hugh Hoagland.
Standard Performance Specification for Flame Resistant and Arc Rated Textile Materials for Wearing Apparel for Use by Electrical Workers Exposed to Momentary Electric Arc and Related Thermal Hazards
Standard Specification for Arc and Flame Resistant Rainwear
Standard Test Method for Determining the Arc Rating and Standard Specification for Eye or Face Protective Products
Standard Practice for Determining Response Characteristics and Design Integrity of Arc Rated Finished Products in an Electric Arc Exposure
Standard Test Method for Determining Arc Ratings of Hand Protective Products Developed and Used for Electrical Arc Flash Protection
Standard Test Method for Determining the Protective Performance of an Arc Protective Blanket for Electric Arc Hazards
Standard Specifications for Personal Climbing Equipment
Live working - Protective clothing against the thermal hazards of an electric arc - Part 1-1: Test methods - Method 1: Determination of the arc rating (ATPV or EBT50) of flame resistant materials for clothing, Textiles
Live working - Protective clothing against the thermal hazards of an electric arc Garment Evaluation
Live working - Protective clothing against the thermal hazards of an electric arc - Part 1-2: Test methods - Method 2: Determination of arc protection class of material and clothing by using a constrained and directed arc (box test)