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Elastimold Veri-Spike Grounding-aid Device

The new Elastimold™ Veri-Spike™ grounding-aid device provides a safe and quick method to verify if a system is de-energized before any maintenance begins. Safety solutions for all the right reasons.

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The Elastimold Veri-Spike grounding-aid solution enables quick and safe verification of de-energization. Water-tight and shielded, Veri-Spike meets IEEE386 Standard for 15/25 kV and 35 kV applications.

Features & Benefits

  • Helps ensure the system is 100% de-energized before work
  • Reduces outage times
  • Multiple 600 A cable accessories are available

  • 100% factory tested to IEEE 386 standard
  • Completely shielded and watertight EPDM material

  • Made for 15/25 kV and 35 kV classes
  • Cut or spike to verify system de-energization


Technical Information

15/25 kV Class (5 kV-28 kV)Voltage ratings
  • 15/25 kV class (5 kV thru 28 kV)
  • 16.2 kV phase-to-ground
  • 125 kV BIL
  • 45 kV AC withstand
  • 21.5 kV corona extinction
Current ratings
  • 600 A continuous
  • 25 kA sym., 10 cycles
35 kV Class Voltage ratings
  • 21.1 kV phase-to-ground
  • 150 kV BIL
  • 50 kV AC withstand
  • 26 kV corona extinction

ABB Elastimold grounding solutions are designed with safety in mind. They help deliver durability, reliability, and performance for industrial, construction, communications, utilities, and OEM applications.


Catalogs & Brochures

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Elastimold™ Veri-Spike™ grounding-aid device product brochure– NEW

Elastimold Veri-Spike grounding-aid device customer presentation – NEW


Application of Products in the Environment

Elastimold Veri-Spike grounding-aid device installation

Elastimold Veri-Spike grounding-aid device installation