Our Reports Include:
- Test date
- Appliance description
- ID number
- Re-test date
- Visual test
- Earth bond test
- Insulation test
Test & Tagging Services
Sydney test and tagging services uses the new Metrel MI 3309 DeltaGT portable appliance tester (PAT) machine to test your electrical appliances
A comprehensive visual inspection is conducted prior to using the PAT machine.
The following electrical tests are also required under AS/NZS 3760:2010 and the PAT machine is used to conduct this:
RCD (Residual Current Device) or ELCB (Earth Leakage Circuit Breakers) are also known as Safety Switches. They are designed to immediately switch the electricity off when electricity is detected leaking to the earth at a level harmful to a person using the electrical equipment. An RCD offers a high level of protection from electric shock.
Sydney Test and Tagging Services will inspect and test any portable RCD in accordance with AS/NZS 3760:2010. A simple trip test will be conducted and an operating time test to make sure your RCD switches off the power to your circuits within the recommended time frame.
3 Phase Testing
The Testing and Tagging of Three Phase portable equipment is required by the Australian Standard 3760. Unlike single phase portable appliances, 3 phase equipment can vary from 20 to 32 Amp and 4 to 5 Pins. Sydney Test and Tagging services are able to cover all your 3 phase testing needs.
Once all tests are completed onsite where a tag is attached to each appliance, we will then go back to our office and download all results on a comprehensive report. This will then be sent back to your workplace for your record keeping.
It is known that 90% of defects are detected by visual and physical inspection and are highly dangerous to your workplace. Should you require a repair to a plug or socket in your workplace.
Sydney Test and Tagging services can complete this repair following approval. We will only recommend the repair should it be cost effective to you.
Sydney Test and Tagging also carry stock of; Extension leads and powerboards should you need to replace any damaged and unsafe ones.
Sydney test and tagging services process is managed on the Metrel PATLink Pro software which flags when your organisation’s next test date is due. Sydney test and tagging will contact your workplace to advise you when test and tagging is due to be completed again.