Isolating spark gap
BF PS 500V
BF PS 500V
Part Number: 90231622
  • Isolating spark gap
  • Outdoor application
  • Max. discharge current : 150 kA
  • EN 62561-3 compliance

These spark gap are designed to protect metallic elements, like antennas, poles, pipes, roofing equipment…which are not connected to earth for operating reason, against the risk of flashover during strike on the installation. BFP100 is a specific version of the high energy gas tube P100, featured with isolated sleeve for outdoor application.


Follow current If Yes
Nominal discharge current In 80 kA
Max. discharge current Imax 150 kA
Impulse current by pole Iimp 50 kA
Max. capacitance C < 7 pF
DC sparkover voltage (100V/s) 400-600 V
Insulation resistance IR 1 Gohm
Maximum impulse sparkover voltage (1kV/µs) <1200 V
DC Holdover voltage ≥ 80 V
Technology Gas discharge tube
Connection to Network wire
Operating temperature -40/+85°C
Protection rating IP67
Outdoor application Yes
Packaging 1 unit per packaging
Dimensions See diagram
Standards compliance NF EN 62561-3 / IEC 61643-11 / IEC 61643-311
RohS compliance Yes