• EN 60998-1:2004

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    CONNECTING DEVICES FOR LOW-VOLTAGE CIRCUITS FOR HOUSEHOLD AND SIMILAR PURPOSES - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

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    Published date:  28-04-2004

    Publisher:  European Committee for Standards - Electrical

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    FOREWORD
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 General
    5 General notes on tests
    6 Main characteristics
    7 Classification
    8 Marking
    9 Protection against electric shock
    10 Connection of conductors
    11 Construction
    12 Resistance to ageing, to humidity conditions, to
       ingress of solid objects and to harmful ingress of
       water
    13 Insulation resistance and electric strength
    14 Mechanical strength
    15 Temperature rise
    16 Resistance to heat
    17 Clearances and creepage distances
    18 Resistance of insulating material to abnormal heat
       and fire
    19 Resistance of insulating material to tracking
    20 EMC requirements
    Annex A (informative) Schematic presentation of connecting
            devices as a basis for the definitions
    Annex B (informative) Approximate relationship between
            conductors of cross-sectional areas in square
            millimeters and American Wire Gauge (AWG) sizes
            as used in North America

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    Applicable to connecting devices as separate entities for connecting two or more electrical copper conductors rigid or flexible, having a cross-sectional area of 0.5 mm[2] up to and including 35 mm[2] with a rated voltage not more than 1000 V a.c. upto and including 1000 Hz and 1500 V d.c. where electrical energy is used for household and similar purposes.

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    Committee SR 23
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher European Committee for Standards - Electrical
    Status Current

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

    CEI 13-32 : 2000 WATT-VAR-HOUR METERS FOR LOW-VOLTAGE THREE-PHASE NETWORKS (INTEGRATED UNITS) PRESETTED FOR PROCESSING AND REMOTE MANAGEMENT OF DATA WITH OR WITHOUT INSERTION OF CURRENT TRANSFORMERS
    EN 61008-1:2012/A12:2017 RESIDUAL CURRENT OPERATED CIRCUIT-BREAKERS WITHOUT INTEGRAL OVERCURRENT PROTECTION FOR HOUSEHOLD AND SIMILAR USES (RCCBS) - PART 1: GENERAL RULES (IEC 61008-1:2010, MODIFIED)
    CEI EN 62368-1 : 2016 AUDIO/VIDEO, INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT - PART 1: SAFETY REQUIREMENTS
    UNE-EN 61008-1:2013 Residual current operated circuit-breakers without integral overcurrent protection for household and similar uses (RCCBs) - Part 1: General rules
    BS 3676-1(2000) : 2000 SWITCHES FOR HOUSEHOLD AND SIMILAR FIXED-ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    BS EN 61534-1 : 2011 POWERTRACK SYSTEMS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    I.S. EN 61008-1:2012&A1:2014/ac&A2:2014...A12:2017 RESIDUAL CURRENT OPERATED CIRCUIT-BREAKERS WITHOUT INTEGRAL OVERCURRENT PROTECTION FOR HOUSEHOLD AND SIMILAR USES (RCCBS) - PART 1: GENERAL RULES
    CEI EN 61534-1 : 2012 POWERTRACK SYSTEMS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    12/30258453 DC : 0 BS EN 62368-1 AMD - AUDIO/VIDEO, INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT - PART 1: SAFETY REQUIREMENTS
    UNE-EN 61534-1:2011 Powertrack systems -- Part 1: General requirements
    EN 61534-1:2011/A1:2014 POWERTRACK SYSTEMS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS (IEC 61534-1:2011/A1:2014)
    BS EN 61008-1 : 2012 RESIDUAL CURRENT OPERATED CIRCUIT-BREAKERS WITHOUT INTEGRAL OVERCURRENT PROTECTION FOR HOUSEHOLD AND SIMILAR USES (RCCBS) - PART 1: GENERAL RULES (IEC 61008-1:2010, MODIFIED)
    BS EN 62368-1 : 2014 AUDIO/VIDEO, INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT - PART 1: SAFETY REQUIREMENTS
    I.S. EN 61009-1:2012 RESIDUAL CURRENT OPERATED CIRCUIT-BREAKERS WITH INTEGRAL OVERCURRENT PROTECTION FOR HOUSEHOLD AND SIMILAR USES (RCBOS) - PART 1: GENERAL RULES
    BS EN 60669-1 : 2000 SWITCHES FOR HOUSEHOLD AND SIMILAR FIXED-ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    I.S. EN 62368-1:2014 AUDIO/VIDEO, INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT - PART 1: SAFETY REQUIREMENTS (IEC 62368-1:2014, MODIFIED)
    EN 62368-1:2014/AC:2017-03 AUDIO/VIDEO, INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT - PART 1: SAFETY REQUIREMENTS (IEC 62368-1:2014, MODIFIED)
    I.S. EN 60950-1:2006 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT - SAFETY - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS (IEC 60950-1:2005 (MOD))
    I.S. EN 61534-1:2011 POWERTRACK SYSTEMS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    BS EN 61558-1 : 2005 SAFETY OF POWER TRANSFORMERS, POWER SUPPLIES, REACTORS AND SIMILAR PRODUCTS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS AND TESTS
    UNE-EN 61009-1:2013 Residual current operated circuit-breakers with integral overcurrent protection for household and similar uses (RCBOs) - Part 1: General rules
    EN 60669-1:2018 SWITCHES FOR HOUSEHOLD AND SIMILAR FIXED ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS (IEC 60669-1:2017, MODIFIED)
    BS EN 60950-1 : 2006 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT - SAFETY - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    BS EN 61009-1 : 2012 RESIDUAL CURRENT OPERATED CIRCUIT-BREAKERS WITH INTEGRAL OVERCURRENT PROTECTION FOR HOUSEHOLD AND SIMILAR USES (RCBOS) - PART 1: GENERAL RULES
    EN 61009-1:2012/A12:2016 RESIDUAL CURRENT OPERATED CIRCUIT-BREAKERS WITH INTEGRAL OVERCURRENT PROTECTION FOR HOUSEHOLD AND SIMILAR USES (RCBOS) - PART 1: GENERAL RULES
    UNE-EN 60950-1:2007 Information technology equipment - Safety - Part 1: General requirements
    EN 61558-1:2005/A1:2009 SAFETY OF POWER TRANSFORMERS, POWER SUPPLIES, REACTORS AND SIMILAR PRODUCTS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS AND TESTS
    EN 60950-1:2006/A2:2013 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT - SAFETY - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS (IEC 60950-1:2005/A2:2013, MODIFIED)
    DIN EN 61558-2-17 : 1998 SAFETY OF POWER TRANSFORMERS, POWER SUPPLY UNITS AND SIMILAR - PART 2-17: PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR TRANSFORMERS FOR SWITCH MODE POWER SUPPLIES
    BS 3676-1(2000) : 2000 SWITCHES FOR HOUSEHOLD AND SIMILAR FIXED-ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

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    IEC 60112:2003+AMD1:2009 CSV Method for the determination of the proof and the comparative tracking indices of solid insulating materials
    EN 60068-2-75:2014 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - PART 2-75: TESTS - TEST EH: HAMMER TESTS (IEC 60068-2-75:2014)
    IEC 60228:2004 Conductors of insulated cables
    HD 214 : 200S2 RECOMMENDED METHOD FOR DETERMINING THE COMPARATIVE TRACKING INDEX OF SOLID INSULATING MATERIALS UNDER MOIST CONDITIONS
    ISO 2081:2008 Metallic and other inorganic coatings Electroplated coatings of zinc with supplementary treatments on iron or steel
    ISO 1456:2009 Metallic and other inorganic coatings Electrodeposited coatings of nickel, nickel plus chromium, copper plus nickel and of copper plus nickel plus chromium
    HD 383 : S2 AMD 2 CONDUCTORS OF INSULATED CABLES - GUIDE TO THE DIMENSIONAL LIMITS OF CIRCULAR CONDUCTORS
    IEC 60529:1989+AMD1:1999+AMD2:2013 CSV Degrees of protection provided by enclosures (IP Code)
    IEC TR 60344:2007 Calculation of d.c. resistance of plain and coated copper conductors of low-frequency cables and wires - Application guide
    EN 60695-2-10:2013 FIRE HAZARD TESTING - PART 2-10: GLOWING/HOT-WIRE BASED TEST METHODS - GLOW-WIRE APPARATUS AND COMMON TEST PROCEDURE (IEC 60695-2-10:2013)
    ISO 2093:1986 Electroplated coatings of tin — Specification and test methods
    IEC 60068-2-75:2014 Environmental testing - Part 2-75: Tests - Test Eh: Hammer tests
    IEC 60695-10-2:2014 Fire hazard testing - Part 10-2: Abnormal heat - Ball pressure test method
    EN 60529:1991/AC:2016-12 DEGREES OF PROTECTION PROVIDED BY ENCLOSURES (IP CODE) (IEC 60529 EDITION 2.2 CORRIGENDUM 2:2015)
    EN 60068-2-32 : 1993 BASIC ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING PROCEDURES - PART 2: TESTS - TEST ED: FREE FALL
    IEC 61032:1997 Protection of persons and equipment by enclosures - Probes for verification
    IEC 60695-2-10:2013 Fire hazard testing - Part 2-10: Glowing/hot-wire based test methods - Glow-wire apparatus and common test procedure
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