• EN 60446:2007

    Superseded A superseded Standard is one, which is fully replaced by another Standard, which is a new edition of the same Standard.

    BASIC AND SAFETY PRINCIPLES FOR MAN-MACHINE INTERFACE, MARKING AND IDENTIFICATION - IDENTIFICATION OF CONDUCTORS BY COLOURS OR ALPHANUMERICS

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    Superseded date:  01-11-2010

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    Published date:  13-01-2013

    Publisher:  European Committee for Standards - Electrical

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    FOREWORD
    INTRODUCTION
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Identification of conductors
    5 Identification by colours
      5.1 General
      5.2 Use of single colours
      5.3 Use of bi-colour combinations
    6 Identification by alphanumerics
      6.1 General
      6.2 Identification of certain designated conductors
    Annex A (informative) Identification of certain designated
            conductors by means of colour code and alphanumeric
    Annex ZA (normative) Normative references to international
             publications with their corresponding European
             publications
    Bibliography

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    Provides general rules for the use of certain colours or alphanumerics to identify conductors with the aim of avoiding ambiguity and ensuring safe operation.

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    Committee SR 16
    Development Note Supersedes HD 324. (03/2004)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher European Committee for Standards - Electrical
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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    I.S. HD 60364-1:2008 LOW-VOLTAGE ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS - PART 1: FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES, ASSESSMENT OF GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS, DEFINITIONS
    BS ISO 11197 : 2016 MEDICAL SUPPLY UNITS
    S.R. HD 60364-5-51:2009 ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS OF BUILDINGS - PART 5-51: SELECTION AND ERECTION OF ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT - COMMON RULES
    CEI-UNEL 00722 : 2002 IDENTIFICATION OF CORES IN CABLES AND FLEXIBLE CORDS
    HD 60364-5-51:2009/A12:2017 ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS OF BUILDINGS - PART 5-51: SELECTION AND ERECTION OF ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT - COMMON RULES
    NFC 32 081 : 2002 IDENTIFICATION OF CORES IN CABLES AND FLEXIBLE CORDS
    EN 60204-1 : 2006 COR 2010 SAFETY OF MACHINERY - ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT OF MACHINES - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    I.S. EN 60204-32:2008 SAFETY OF MACHINERY - ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT OF MACHINES - PART 32: REQUIREMENTS FOR HOISTING MACHINES
    00/204368 DC : DRAFT NOV 2000 PRHD 308 S2 - IDENTIFICATION OF CORES IN CABLES AND FLEXIBLE CORDS
    EN ISO 11197:2016 Medical supply units (ISO 11197:2016)
    CEI EN 60947-5-9 : 2008 LOW-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 5-9: CONTROL CIRCUIT DEVICES AND SWITCHING ELEMENTS - FLOW RATE SWITCHES
    13/30252783 DC : 0 BS EN 50502 - RAILWAY APPLICATIONS - ROLLING STOCK - ELECTRIC EQUIPMENT IN TROLLEY BUSES - SAFETY REQUIREMENTS AND CONNECTION SYSTEMS
    I.S. HD 384.1:2002 ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS OF BUILDINGS - PART 1: SCOPE, OBJECT AND FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES
    NF EN 60947 5-2 : 2008 AMD 1 2013 LOW-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 5-2: CONTROL CIRCUIT DEVICES AND SWITCHING ELEMENTS - PROXIMITY SWITCHES
    I.S. EN 60439-5:2006 LOW-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR ASSEMBLIES - PART 5: PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR ASSEMBLIES FOR POWER DISTRIBUTION IN PUBLIC NETWORKS
    I.S. EN 50300:2004 LOW-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR ASSEMBLIES - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR LOW-VOLTAGE SUBSTATION CABLE DISTRIBUTION BOARDS
    I.S. HD 308:2002 IDENTIFICATION OF CORES IN CABLES AND FLEXIBLE CORDS
    I.S. EN 60204-1:2006 SAFETY OF MACHINERY - ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT OF MACHINES - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    UNE-EN 60204-1:2007 Safety of machinery - Electrical equipment of machines - Part 1: General requirements
    ISO 11197:2016 Medical supply units
    BS EN 50300 : 2004 LOW-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR ASSEMBLIES - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR LOW-VOLTAGE SUBSTATION CABLE DISTRIBUTION BOARDS
    PREN ISO 11197 : DRAFT 2012 MEDICAL SUPPLY UNITS (ISO/DIS 11197:2012)
    08/30188764 DC : 0 BS EN 50525-1 - ELECTRIC CABLES - LOW VOLTAGE ENERGY CABLES OF RATED VOLTAGES UP TO AND INCLUDING 450/750 V - CABLES FOR GENERAL APPLICATIONS
    HD 60364-1:2008/A11:2017 LOW-VOLTAGE ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS - PART 1: FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES, ASSESSMENT OF GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS, DEFINITIONS
    BS EN 60439-5:2006 Low-voltage switchgear and controlgear assemblies Particular requirements for assemblies for power distribution in public networks
    PREN 50502 : DRAFT 2013 RAILWAY APPLICATIONS - ROLLING STOCK - ELECTRIC EQUIPMENT IN TROLLEY BUSES - SAFETY REQUIREMENTS AND CONNECTION SYSTEMS
    HD 384.1 : 200S2 ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS OF BUILDINGS - PART 1: SCOPE, OBJECT AND FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES
    BS EN 60947-5-2 : 2007 LOW-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 5-2: CONTROL CIRCUIT DEVICES AND SWITCHING ELEMENTS - PROXIMITY SWITCHES
    I.S. HD 60364-5-51:2009 ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS OF BUILDINGS - PART 5-51: SELECTION AND ERECTION OF ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT - COMMON RULES (IEC 60364-5-51:2005 (MOD))
    I.S. EN 60204-33:2011 SAFETY OF MACHINERY - ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT OF MACHINES - PART 33: REQUIREMENTS FOR SEMICONDUCTOR FABRICATION EQUIPMENT
    BS EN ISO 11197:2009 MEDICAL SUPPLY UNITS
    I.S. HD 60364-4-444:2010 LOW-VOLTAGE ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS - PART 4-444: PROTECTION FOR SAFETY - PROTECTION AGAINST VOLTAGE DISTURBANCES AND ELECTROMAGNETIC DISTURBANCES
    05/30133440 DC : DRAFT MAY 2005 EN 50310 ED 2 - APPLICATION OF EQUIPOTENTIAL BONDING AND EARTHING IN BUILDINGS WITH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT
    EN 60947-5-2:2007/A1:2012 LOW-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 5-2: CONTROL CIRCUIT DEVICES AND SWITCHING ELEMENTS - PROXIMITY SWITCHES (IEC 60947-5-2:2007/A1:2012)
    BS EN 60204-33 : 2011 SAFETY OF MACHINERY - ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT OF MACHINES - PART 33: REQUIREMENTS FOR SEMICONDUCTOR FABRICATION EQUIPMENT
    12/30262133 DC : 0 BS ISO 11197 - MEDICAL SUPPLY UNITS
    BS EN 62491 : 2008 INDUSTRIAL SYSTEMS, INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT AND INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS - LABELLING OF CABLES AND CORES
    BS EN 60947-5-9 : 2007 LOW-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROL GEAR - PART 5-9: CONTROL CIRCUIT DEVICES AND SWITCHING ELEMENTS - FLOW RATE SWITCHES
    I.S. EN 60947-5-9:2007 LOW-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 5-9: CONTROL CIRCUIT DEVICES AND SWITCHING ELEMENTS - FLOW RATE SWITCHES
    S.R. HD 60364-1:2008 LOW-VOLTAGE ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS - PART 1: FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES, ASSESSMENT OF GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS, DEFINITIONS
    I.S. EN ISO 11197:2016 MEDICAL SUPPLY UNITS (ISO 11197:2016)
    BS EN 60204-1 : 2006 SAFETY OF MACHINERY - ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT OF MACHINES - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    BS EN 60204-32:2008 Safety of machinery. Electrical equipment of machines Requirements for hoisting machines
    EN 60439-5:2006 LOW-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR ASSEMBLIES - PART 5: PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR ASSEMBLIES FOR POWER DISTRIBUTION IN PUBLIC NETWORKS
    EN 60204-32:2008 SAFETY OF MACHINERY - ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT OF MACHINES - PART 32: REQUIREMENTS FOR HOISTING MACHINES
    EN 60204-33 : 2011 SAFETY OF MACHINERY - ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT OF MACHINES - PART 33: REQUIREMENTS FOR SEMICONDUCTOR FABRICATION EQUIPMENT
    HD 60364-4-444:2010/AC:2012 LOW-VOLTAGE ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS - PART 4-444: PROTECTION FOR SAFETY - PROTECTION AGAINST VOLTAGE DISTURBANCES AND ELECTROMAGNETIC DISTURBANCES
    HD 308 S2:2001 Identification of cores in cables and flexible cords
    EN 60947-5-9 : 2007 LOW-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 5-9: CONTROL CIRCUIT DEVICES AND SWITCHING ELEMENTS - FLOW RATE SWITCHES
    EN 62491 : 2008 INDUSTRIAL SYSTEMS, INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT AND INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS - LABELLING OF CABLES AND CORES
    EN 50300 : 2004 LOW-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR ASSEMBLIES - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR LOW-VOLTAGE SUBSTATION CABLE DISTRIBUTION BOARDS

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    ISO/IEC Guide 51:2014 Safety aspects Guidelines for their inclusion in standards
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