continuity test


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continuity test

[‚känt·ən′ü·əd·ē ‚test]
(electricity)
An electrical test used to determine the presence and location of a broken connection.
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The PAT450 can perform a variety of tests such as an earth bond continuity test that verifies the integrity of exposed metalwork on grounded (Class I) appliances; an insulation test that checks that equipment conductors are isolated from ground to 500 Vdc and a touch current test that powers the asset at the supply voltage as if it were in use.
First perform a continuity test to see if an element is burned out.
The last production test performed is the ground bond test, or earth continuity test.
Through my work as an armament logistics assistance representative, I've found that most aviation units aren't aware that you can fabricate a continuity test round for the M230 gun.
The tool also contains a single slider for both regular and continuity test set installations, so components do not need to be changed out during installations.
After two magnificent away days in Amsterdam and Lisbon, Mick McCarthy's vibrant team passed this continuity test with a cruise-control triumph over outclassed Estonia at joyful Lansdowne Road.
6) In such cases, taxpayers would likely prefer to avoid the uncertainty that the IRS might attempt to assert the Campbell decision as a sword to defeat the taxpayer's attempt to fail the remote continuity test.
A variety of mathematical functions and diode and continuity test functions are also included.
Conducting a continuity test assures one that the extension cord is connected directly to the ground prong and thus, the grounding circuit is complete, including the extension cord.
Designed to perform safety checks in accordance with the IEE Code of Practice (3rd Edition) and fulfilling an integral part of any health and safety policy, the HandyPAT 500 can be used for Class 1, Class 2 and power lead tests, insulation tests at 500V plus fuse tests and a 200 mA DC continuity test, making it suitable for IT and office equipment testing.
Continuity test indicates open or high-resistance terminal connections, and the DC test mode eliminates errors due to magnetic buildup.

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