• EN 60896-2:1996

    Superseded A superseded Standard is one, which is fully replaced by another Standard, which is a new edition of the same Standard.

    Stationary lead-acid batteries - General requirements and methods of test - Part 2: Valve regulated types

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    Superseded date:  01-03-2004

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    Published date:  20-02-1996

    Publisher:  European Committee for Standards - Electrical

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    Table of Contents - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Section 1. General
    1.1 Scope and object
    1.2 Normative references
    1.3 Definitions
    Section 2. General requirements
    2.1 Mechanical strength
    2.2 Control valves
    2.3 Flammability of containers and lids/covers
    2.4 Gas emission
    2.5 Heat generation (thermal runaway)
    2.6 Marking
    2.7 Information for the package and the battery
          accommodation
    Section 3. Functional characteristics
    3.1 Capacity
    3.2 Suitability for floating battery operation
    3.3 Endurance in cycles
    3.4 Charge retention
    3.5 Short-circuit current and internal resistance
    Section 4. General test conditions
    4.1 Accuracy of measuring instruments
    4.2 Preparation of cells and monobloc batteries for
          testing
    Section 5. Test methods
    5.1 Capacity test
    5.2 Test suitability for floating battery operation
    5.3 Endurance in cycles
    5.4 Test for charge retention
    5.5 Test for short-circuit current and internal
          resistance for cells or monobloc batteries
    Section 6. Tests and test sequences
    6.1 Test series
    Annexes
    A (informative) High current safety tests
    B (informative) Thermal runaway
    C (informative) Test of seal integrity
    D (informative) Test for gas emission
    ZA (normative) Normative references to international
          publications with their corresponding European
          publications

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    Applies to valve regulated stationary lead-acid cells and batteries for service in a fixed location (i.e. not habitually to be moved from place to place) and permanently connected to a load and to a.d.c. power supply.

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    Committee CLC/TC 21X
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher European Committee for Standards - Electrical
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS EN 45510-2-3 : 2000 GUIDE FOR THE PROCUREMENT OF POWER STATION EQUIPMENT - ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT - STATIONARY BATTERIES AND CHARGERS
    BS EN 50171:2001 Central power supply systems
    99/240940 DC : 0 BS EN 50331-1 - PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS IN BUILDINGS - PART 1: SAFETY REQUIREMENTS
    TR 102 121 : 1.2.1 ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING (EE); GUIDANCE FOR POWER DISTRIBUTION TO TELECOMMUNICATION AND DATACOM EQUIPMENT
    CEI EN 50171 : 2002 CENTRAL POWER SUPPLY SYSTEMS
    EN 302 099 : 2.1.1 ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING (EE); POWERING OF EQUIPMENT IN ACCESS NETWORK
    VDE 0558-508 : 2001 CENTRAL POWER SUPPLY SYSTEMS
    BS EN 50272-2 : 2001 SAFETY REQUIREMENTS FOR SECONDARY BATTERIES AND BATTERY INSTALLATIONS - PART 2: STATIONARY BATTERIES
    DIN EN 50272-2 : 2001 SAFETY REQUIREMENTS FOR SECONDARY BATTERIES AND BATTERY INSTALLATIONS - PART 2: STATIONARY BATTERIES
    EN 45510-2-3 : 2000 GUIDE FOR PROCUREMENT OF POWER STATION EQUIPMENT - PART 2-3: ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT - STATIONARY BATTERIES AND CHARGERS
    VDE 0510-2 : 2001 SAFETY REQUIREMENTS FOR SECONDARY BATTERIES AND BATTERY INSTALLATIONS - PART 2: STATIONARY BATTERIES
    CEI UNI EN 45510-2-2 : 1999 GUIDE FOR PROCUREMENT OF POWER STATION EQUIPMENT - PART 2-2: ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT - UNINTERRUPTIBLE POWER SUPPLIES
    BS EN 45510-2-2 : 1999 GUIDE FOR THE PROCUREMENT OF POWER STATION EQUIPMENT - ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT - UNINTERRUPTIBLE POWER SUPPLIES
    EN 50171 : 2001 COR 2001 CENTRAL POWER SUPPLY SYSTEMS

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    IEC 60896-1:1987 Stationary lead-acid batteries - General requirements and methods of test. Part 1: Vented types
    IEC 60050-151:2001 International Electrotechnical Vocabulary (IEV) - Part 151: Electrical and magnetic devices
    IEC 60485:1974 Digital electronic d.c. voltmeters and d.c. electronic analogue-to-digital converters
    IEC 60050-486:1991 International Electrotechnical Vocabulary (IEV) - Part 486: Secondary cells and batteries
    IEC 60707:1999 Flammability of solid non-metallic materials when exposed to flame sources - List of test methods
    ISO 8601:2004 Data elements and interchange formats Information interchange Representation of dates and times
    IEC 60051:1973 Recommendations for direct acting indicating electrical measuring instruments and their accessories
    IEC 60359:2001 Electrical and electronic measurement equipment - Expression of performance
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