• EN 62246-1:2015

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    REED SWITCHES - PART 1: GENERIC SPECIFICATION (IEC 62246-1:2015)

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    Published date:  20-03-2015

    Publisher:  European Committee for Standards - Electrical

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    FOREWORD
    INTRODUCTION
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Rated values
    5 Marking
    6 Test and measurement procedures
    Annex A (normative) - Standard test coils for reed switches
    Annex B (normative) - Test systems
    Annex C (informative) - Electrical endurance test circuit
    Annex D (informative) - Inrush current loads
    Annex E (informative) - Conditional short-circuit current test circuit
    Annex F (informative) - Electrical ratings based on classification
    Annex G (informative) - Example of horsepower ratings
    Annex H (informative) - Example of test arrangement for
            contact reliability test
    Annex I (informative) - Example of test arrangement for making
            current capacity test
    Annex J (informative) - Example of test arrangement for breaking
            current capacity test
    Bibliography
    Annex ZA (normative) - Normative references to international
             publications with their corresponding
             European publications

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    IEC 62246-1:2015, which is a generic specification, applies to all types of reed switches including magnetically biased reed switches of assessed quality for use in general and industrial applications.

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    Committee SR 94
    Development Note Supersedes EN 119000. (09/2002) Supersedes EN 62246-2. (04/2011)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher European Committee for Standards - Electrical
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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

    BS EN 62246-2:2008 Reed contact units Heavy-duty reed switches
    I.S. EN 62246-1-1:2013 REED SWITCHES - PART 1-1: GENERIC SPECIFICATION - QUALITY ASSESSMENT (IEC 62246-1-1:2013 (EQV))
    I.S. EN 62246-2:2008 REED CONTACT UNITS - PART 2: HEAVY-DUTY REED SWITCHES
    EN 62246-2 : 2008 REED CONTACT UNITS - PART 2: HEAVY-DUTY REED SWITCHES
    BS EN IEC 62246-1-1:2018 Reed switches Generic specification. Blank detail specification
    BS EN 62246-1-1 : 2013 REED SWITCHES - PART 1-1: GENERIC SPECIFICATION - QUALITY ASSESSMENT
    EN IEC 62246-1-1 : 2018 REED SWITCHES - PART 1-1: GENERIC SPECIFICATION - BLANK DETAIL SPECIFICATION
    I.S. EN IEC 62246-1-1:2018 REED SWITCHES - PART 1-1: GENERIC SPECIFICATION - BLANK DETAIL SPECIFICATION
    CEI EN 62246-1-1 : 2014 REED SWITCHES - PART 1-1: GENERIC SPECIFICATION - QUALITY ASSESSMENT
    17/30356728 DC : 0 BS EN 12261 - GAS METERS - TURBINE GAS METERS
    PREN 12261 : DRAFT 2017 GAS METERS - TURBINE GAS METERS
    EN 62246-1-1 : 2013 REED SWITCHES - PART 1-1: GENERIC SPECIFICATION - QUALITY ASSESSMENT (IEC 62246-1-1:2013)

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    EN 60068-2-11 : 1999 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - TESTS - TEST KA-SALT MIST
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