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    Superseded A superseded Standard is one, which is fully replaced by another Standard, which is a new edition of the same Standard.


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    Superseded date:  30-06-2014

    Language(s):  English

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    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 General
    5 Selection of equipment (excluding cables and conduits)
    6 Protection from dangerous (incendive) sparking
    7 Electrical protection
    8 Switch-off and electrical isolation
    9 Cables and wiring systems
    10 Cable entry systems and blanking elements
    11 Rotating electrical machines
    12 Luminaires
    13 Electric heating systems
    14 Additional requirements for type of protection
       'd' - Flameproof enclosures
    15 Additional requirements for type of protection
       'e' - Increased safety
    16 Additional requirements for types of protection
       'i' - Intrinsic safety
    17 Additional requirements for pressurized enclosures
    18 Additional requirements for type of protection 'n'
    19 Additional requirements for type of protection
       'o' - Oil immersion
    20 Additional requirements for type of protection
       'q' - Powder filling
    21 Additional requirements for type of protection
       'm' - Encapsulation
    22 Additional requirements for type of protection
       'op' - Optical radiation
    23 Additional requirements for type of protection
       't' - Protection by enclosure
    Annex A (normative) - Knowledge, skills and competencies of
            responsible persons, operatives/technicians and designers
    Annex B (informative) - Safe work procedure guidelines
            for explosive gas atmospheres
    Annex C (normative) - Initial Inspection Equipment specific
            Inspection schedules
    Annex D (informative) - Electrical installations in extremely
            low ambient temperature
    Annex E (informative) - Restricted migration of gas through cables
    Annex F (informative) - Installation of Electrical Trace
            Heating Systems
    Annex G (normative) - Potential stator winding discharge risk
            assessment - Ignition risk factors
    Annex H (normative) - Verification of intrinsically safe
            circuits with more than one associated apparatus
            with linear current/voltage characteristics
    Annex I (informative) - Methods of determining the maximum
            system voltages and currents in intrinsically safe
            circuits with more than one associated apparatus
            with linear current/voltage characteristics
            (as required by Annex H)
    Annex J (informative) - Determination of cable parameters
    Annex K (normative) - Additional requirements for type of
            protection 'op' - Optical radiation
    Annex L (informative) - Examples of dust layers of excessive
    Annex M (informative) - Hybrid Mixtures

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    Committee EXL/31/3
    Document Type Draft
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

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    IEC 60079-1:2014 RLV Explosive atmospheres - Part 1: Equipment protection by flameproof enclosures "d"
    IEC 61024-1:1990 Protection of structures against lightning - Part 1: General principles
    IEC 60079-19:2010+AMD1:2015 CSV Explosive atmospheres - Part 19: Equipment repair, overhaul and reclamation
    IEC 60364-4-41:2005+AMD1:2017 CSV Low voltage electrical installations - Part 4-41: Protection for safety - Protection against electric shock
    ISO 10807:1994 Pipework Corrugated flexible metallic hose assemblies for the protection of electrical cables in explosive atmospheres
    IEC 60079-17:2013 Explosive atmospheres - Part 17: Electrical installations inspection and maintenance
    IEC 61008-1:2010+AMD1:2012+AMD2:2013 CSV Residual current operated circuit-breakers without integral overcurrent protection for household and similar uses (RCCBs) - Part1: General rules
    IEC 60079-18:2014 RLV Explosive atmospheres - Part 18: Equipment protection by encapsulation “m”
    IEC 60332-2-2:2004 Tests on electric and optical fibre cables under fire conditions - Part 2-2: Test for vertical flame propagation for a single small insulated wire or cable - Procedure for diffusion flame
    IEC 60079-10-1:2015 Explosive atmospheres - Part 10-1: Classification of areas - Explosive gas atmospheres
    IEC 61241-0:2004 Electrical apparatus for use in the presence of combustible dust - Part 0: General requirements
    IEC 60079-29-4:2009 Explosive atmospheres - Part 29-4: Gas detectors - Performance requirements of open path detectors for flammable gases
    IEC 61241-11:2005 Electrical apparatus for use in the presence of combustible dust - Part 11: Protection by intrinsic safety 'iD'
    IEC TR 60079-16:1990 Electrical apparatus for explosive gas atmospheres. Part 16: Artificial ventilation for the protection of analyser(s) houses
    IEC 60614-2-5:1992 Specifications for conduits for electrical installations - Part 2: Particular specifications for conduits - Section 5: Flexible conduits
    IEC 60079-5:2015 RLV Explosive atmospheres - Part 5: Equipment protection by powder filling "q"
    IEC 60050-426:2008 International Electrotechnical Vocabulary (IEV) - Part 426: Equipment for explosive atmospheres
    IEC 60332-1-2:2004+AMD1:2015 CSV Tests on electric and optical fibre cables under fire conditions - Part 1-2: Test for vertical flame propagation for a single insulatedwire or cable - Procedure for 1 kW pre-mixed flame
    IEC 60079-11:2011 Explosive atmospheres - Part 11: Equipment protection by intrinsic safety "i"
    IEC 60079-27:2008 Explosive atmospheres - Part 27: Fieldbus intrinsically safe concept (FISCO)
    IEC TS 60034-25:2014 Rotating electrical machines - Part 25: AC electrical machines used in power drive systems - Application guide
    IEC 61241-1:2004 Electrical apparatus for use in the presence of combustible dust - Part 1: Protection by enclosures "tD"
    IEC 60529:1989+AMD1:1999+AMD2:2013 CSV Degrees of protection provided by enclosures (IP Code)
    IEC TS 60034-17:2006 Rotating electrical machines - Part 17: Cage induction motors when fed from converters - Application guide
    IEC 60755:2017 General safety requirements for residual current operated protective devices
    IEC 60079-29-2:2015 RLV Explosive atmospheres - Part 29-2: Gas detectors - Selection, installation, use and maintenance of detectors for flammable gases and oxygen
    EN 50272-2:2001 Safety requirements for secondary batteries and battery installations - Part 2: Stationary batteries
    IEC 60079-6:2015 Explosive atmospheres - Part 6: Equipment protection by liquid immersion "o"
    IEC 60079-0:2011 Explosive atmospheres - Part 0: Equipment - General requirements
    IEC 60034-1:2017 Rotating electrical machines - Part 1: Rating and performance
    IEC 61241-4:2001 Electrical apparatus for use in the presence of combustible dust - Part 4: Type of protection "pD"
    IEC 60050-826:2004 International Electrotechnical Vocabulary (IEV) - Part 826: Electrical installations
    IEC 60079-31:2013 Explosive atmospheres - Part 31: Equipment dust ignition protection by enclosure "t"
    IEC 60079-30-1:2007 Explosive atmospheres - Part 30-1: Electrical resistance trace heating - General and testing requirements
    IEC 61285:2015 Industrial-process control - Safety of analyser houses
    IEC 61439-1:2011 Low-voltage switchgear and controlgear assemblies - Part 1: General rules
    IEC 61241-2-1:1994 Electrical apparatus for use in the presence of combustible dust - Part 2: Test methods - Section 1: Methods for determining the minimum ignition temperatures of dust
    CLC/TR 50427:2004 Assessment of inadvertent ignition of flammable atmospheres by radio-frequency radiation - Guide
    IEC 60060-1:2010 High-voltage test techniques - Part 1: General definitions and test requirements
    IEC 61010-1:2010+AMD1:2016 CSV Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control, and laboratory use - Part 1: General requirements
    IEC 62305-3:2010 Protection against lightning - Part 3: Physical damage to structures and life hazard
    IEC 60079-15:2010 Explosive atmospheres - Part 15: Equipment protection by type of protection "n"
    IEC 60079-13:2017 Explosive atmospheres - Part 13: Equipment protection by pressurized room "p" and artificially ventilated room "v"
    IEC 60079-26:2014 RLV Explosive atmospheres - Part 26: Equipment with Equipment Protection Level (EPL) Ga
    CLC/TR 50404:2003 Electrostatics - Code of practice for the avoidance of hazards due to static electricity
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