Dielectric Strengths for Insulators
Dielectric strength: below
Dielectric strength in kilovolts per inch (kV/in):
|Air||20 to 75|
|Porcelain||40 to 200|
|Paraffin Wax||200 to 300|
|Bakelite||300 to 550|
|Rubber||450 to 700|
|Glass||2000 to 3000|
* = Materials listed are specially prepared for electrical use, above.
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Revised July 25, 2007
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