Quality Assurance Plan

Sr. No Inspection Activity Test Particulars Reference Document Sampling Plan Inspection Agency
TA RA WA
1
Visual / dimensional check
Cable construction

Purchase Order specs. / Design Sheet

1 sample of each size
1-2 1 1
Colour identification
1-2 1 1
Cable dimensions
1-2 1 1
2
Physical tests
Insulation, sheath thickness
Purchase Order specs./ Consultants specs. / Relevant standard specs.

1 sample of each size

1-2 1 1
Dynamometric tests on PVC
1-2 1 1
Thermal tests on PVC
1-2 1 1
3
Electrical tests
Conductor resistance

Purchase Order specs./ Consultants specs. / BS 5308 Part II or Relevant standard specs.

100% on all cables of lot
1-2 1 1
Screen resistance
100% on all cables of lot
1-2 1 1
Capacitance inductance & L/R
1 sample of each size
1-2 1 1
Insulation resistance
100% on all cables of lot
1-2 1 1
Spark test
100% on all cables of lot
2 1 2
High voltage breakdown
100% on all cables of lot
1-2 1 1
4

Special tests (Depending on specific requirement of customer)

LOI / temperature index
ASTM D 2863
1 sample from lot
1-2 1 1
Smoke emission test
ASTM D 2863
1 sample from lot
1-2 1 1
Low halogen acid
IEC 754
1 sample from lot
1-2 1 1
lame retardance test
IEC 332 Part I / III A,B,C
Type test for one order
1-2 1 1
Flame resistance test
IEC 331
Type test for one order
1-2 1 1
EMF Test (Thermocouple cables)
ANSI MC 96.1/EC 584 Part III
1 sample of each size
1-2 1 1
Signal to noise ratio
IEEE volume - 3 No. 2
Type test for one order
1-2 1 1