Aim of this Manual
This manual describes the functions, operation, mounting, and commissioning of thedevice. In particularly, you will find:
Information regarding configuration of the device
Description of the device functions and setting facilities
Instruction of operation while in service
Instruction for mounting and commissioning
List of the technical data
Summery of the most significant data for the experienced user in the Appendix.
Protection engineers, commissioners, persons who are involved in setting, testing andmaintenance of protection, automation, and control devices, as well as operation per-sonnel in electrical plants and power stations.
Applicability of thisManual
This manual is valid for SIPROTEC
7SA6; Distance Protection; firmware version 4.0
Should further information be desired or should particular problems arise which arenot covered sufficiently for the purchaser’s purpose, the matter should be referred tothe local Siemens representative.
Individual course offerings may be found in our Training Catalog, or questions can bedirected to our training center. Please contact your Siemens representative.
The warnings and notes contained in this manual serve for your own safety and for anappropriate lifetime of the device. Please observe them!The following terms are used:
Indication of Conformity
This product complies with the directive of the Council of the European Communitieson the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to electromagneticcompatibility (EMC Council Directive 89/336/EEC) and concerning electrical equip-ment for use within specified voltage limits (Low-voltage directive 73/23 EEC).Conformity is proved by tests conducted by Siemens AG in accordance with Article 10of the Council Directive in agreement with the generic standards EN 50081 and EN50082 (for EMC directive) and the standards EN 60255-6 (for low-voltage directive).The device is designed in accordance with the international standards of IEC 255 andthe German standards DIN 57 435 part 303 (corresponding to VDE 0435 part 303).