MIL Standards: MIL-STD-461G CS117: Conducted Susceptibility, Lightning Induced Transients, Cables and Power Leads

This requirement is applicable to all safety-critical equipment interconnecting cables, including complete power cables, and individual high side power leads. It is also applicable to non-safety critical equipment with interconnecting cables/electrical interfaces that are part of or connected to equipment performing safety critical functions. It may be applicable to equipment performing non-safety critical functions when specified by the procuring activity. This requirement also has limited applicability to surface ship equipment which have cables routed above deck.

Required Test Equipment:

- Lightning transient generator
- Injection Transformers
- Oscilloscope
- Current monitor probes
- Attenuators
- Voltage Probe

Bulk Cable Injection:

MIL 461G-CS117

View MIL-STD-461G CS117 vs. DO-160G Section 22
View Full Version (Released Dec. 11, 2015): MIL-STD-461G