• I.S. EN 61587-1:2017

    Superseded A superseded Standard is one, which is fully replaced by another Standard, which is a new edition of the same Standard.

    MECHANICAL STRUCTURES FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - TESTS FOR IEC 60917 AND IEC 60297 SERIES - PART 1: ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTS, TEST SET-UP AND SAFETY ASPECTS FOR CABINETS, RACKS, SUBRACKS AND CHASSIS UNDER INDOOR CONDITION USE AND TRANSPORTATION

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  17-03-2022

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2017

    Publisher:  National Standards Authority of Ireland

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    National Foreword
    FOREWORD
    INTRODUCTION
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Classification of environmental conditions
    5 General
    6 Climatic tests
    7 Mechanical tests
    8 Safety aspects
    Bibliography
    Annex ZA (normative) - Normative references to
             international publications with their
             corresponding European publications

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    Defines environmental requirements, test set-up, as well as safety aspects for empty enclosures, i.e., cabinets, racks, subracks, chassis with an integrated subrack, and associated plug-in units under indoor condition use and transportation.

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    Development Note For CENELEC adoptions of IEC publications, please check www.iec.ch to be sure that you have any corrigenda that may apply. (01/2017)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher National Standards Authority of Ireland
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

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    IEC 60950-1:2005+AMD1:2009+AMD2:2013 CSV Information technology equipment - Safety - Part 1: General requirements
    EN 60917-2-2 : 1996 MODULAR ORDER FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF MECHANICAL STRUCTURES FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT PRACTICES - SECTIONAL SPECIFICATION - INTERFACE CO-ORDINATION DIMENSIONS FOR THE 25 MM EQUIPMENT PRACTICE - DETAIL SPECIFICATION - DIMENSIONS FOR SUBRACKS, CHASSIS, BACKPLANES, FRONT PANELS AND PLUG-IN UNITS
    IEC 60297-3-101:2004 MECHANICAL STRUCTURES FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - DIMENSIONS OF MECHANICAL STRUCTURES OF THE 482,6 MM (19 IN) SERIES - PART 3-101: SUBRACKS AND ASSOCIATED PLUG-IN UNITS
    IEC 60654-4:1987 OPERATING CONDITIONS FOR INDUSTRIAL-PROCESS MEASUREMENT AND CONTROL EQUIPMENT - CORROSIVE AND EROSIVE INFLUENCES
    EN 60297-3-100 : 2009 MECHANICAL STRUCTURES FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - DIMENSIONS OF MECHANICAL STRUCTURES OF THE 482,6 MM (19 IN) SERIES - PART 3-100: BASIC DIMENSIONS OF FRONT PANELS, SUBRACKS, CHASSIS, RACKS AND CABINETS
    IEC 60068-2-43:2003 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - PART 2-43: TESTS - TEST KD: HYDROGEN SULPHIDE TEST FOR CONTACTS AND CONNECTIONS
    IEC 61373:2010 Railway applications - Rolling stock equipment - Shock and vibration tests
    EN 61587-2 : 2011 MECHANICAL STRUCTURES FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - TESTS FOR IEC 60917 AND IEC 60297 - PART 2: SEISMIC TESTS FOR CABINETS AND RACKS (IEC 61587-2:2011)
    IEC 60068-1:2013 Environmental testing - Part 1: General and guidance
    EN 60068-2-42 : 2003 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - PART 2-42: TESTS - TEST KC: SULPHUR DIOXIDE TEST FOR CONTACTS AND CONNECTIONS
    IEC 60068-2-27:2008 Environmental testing - Part 2-27: Tests - Test Ea and guidance: Shock
    EN 61587-5 : 2014 MECHANICAL STRUCTURES FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - TESTS FOR IEC 60917 AND IEC 60297 - PART 5: SEISMIC TESTS FOR CHASSIS, SUBRACKS AND PLUG-IN UNITS (IEC 61587-5:2013)
    IEC 61587-2:2011 Mechanical structures for electronic equipment - Tests for IEC 60917 and 60297 - Part 2: Seismic tests for cabinets and racks
    EN 60068-2-1 : 2007 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - PART 2-1: TESTS - TEST A: COLD
    IEC 60917-2-1:1993 Modular order for the development of mechanical structures for electronic equipment practices - Part 2: Sectional specification - Interface co-ordination dimensions for the 25 mm equipment practice - Section 1: Detail specification - Dimensions for cabinets and racks
    IEC 60068-2-49:1983 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - GUIDANCE TO TEST KC: SULFUR DIOXIDE TEST FOR CONTACTS AND CONNECTIONS
    EN 60297-3-107 : 2012 MECHANICAL STRUCTURES FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - DIMENSIONS OF MECHANICAL STRUCTURES OF THE 482,6 MM (19 IN) SERIES - PART 3-107: DIMENSIONS OF SUBRACKS AND PLUG-IN UNITS, SMALL FORM FACTOR (IEC 60297-3-107:2012)
    EN 60068-2-2:2007 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - PART 2-2: TESTS - TEST B: DRY HEAT
    IEC 61587-3:2013 Mechanical structures for electronic equipment - Tests for IEC 60917 and IEC 60297 - Part 3: Electromagnetic shielding performance tests for cabinets and subracks
    EN 61373:2010/AC:2017-09 RAILWAY APPLICATIONS - ROLLING STOCK EQUIPMENT - SHOCK AND VIBRATION TESTS (IEC 61373:2010)
    EN 60068-1 : 2014 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - PART 1: GENERAL AND GUIDANCE (IEC 60068-1:2013)
    IEC 61587-5:2013 Mechanical structures for electronic equipment - Tests for IEC 60917 and IEC 60297 - Part 5: Seismic tests for chassis, subracks and plug-in units
    EN 60950-1:2006/A2:2013 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT - SAFETY - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS (IEC 60950-1:2005/A2:2013, MODIFIED)
    EN 60917-2-3 : 2006 Modular order for the development of mechanical structures for electronic equipment practices - Part 2-3: Sectional specification - Interface co-ordination dimensions for the 25 mm equipment practice - Extended detail specification - Dimensions for subracks, chassis, backplanes, front panels and plug-in units
    EN 60068-2-64 : 2008 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - PART 2-64: TESTS - TEST FH: VIBRATION, BROADBAND RANDOM AND GUIDANCE
    IEC 60068-2-11:1981 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - TEST KA: SALT MIST
    EN 60297-3-101:2004 MECHANICAL STRUCTURES FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - DIMENSIONS OF MECHANICAL STRUCTURES OF THE 482,6 MM (19 IN) SERIES - PART 3-101: SUBRACKS AND ASSOCIATED PLUG-IN UNITS
    EN 60654-4 : 1997 OPERATING CONDITIONS FOR INDUSTRIAL-PROCESS MEASUREMENT AND CONTROL EQUIPMENT - PART 4: CORROSIVE AND EROSIVE INFLUENCES
    IEC 60068-2-64:2008 Environmental testing - Part 2-64: Tests - Test Fh: Vibration, broadband random and guidance
    EN 61587-3 : 2013 MECHANICAL STRUCTURES FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - TESTS FOR IEC 60917 AND IEC 60297 - PART 3: ELECTROMAGNETIC SHIELDING PERFORMANCE TESTS FOR CABINETS AND SUBRACKS (IEC 61587-3:2013)
    IEC 60297-3-108:2014 Mechanical structures for electronic equipment - Dimensions of mechanical structures of the 482,6 mm (19 in) series - Part 3-108: Dimensions of R-type subracks and plug-in units
    EN 60068-2-27 : 2009 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - PART 2-27: TESTS - TEST EA AND GUIDANCE: SHOCK
    IEC 60529:1989+AMD1:1999+AMD2:2013 CSV Degrees of protection provided by enclosures (IP Code)
    IEC 60512-1-1:2002 CONNECTORS FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - TESTS AND MEASUREMENTS - PART 1-1: GENERAL EXAMINATION - TEST 1A: VISUAL EXAMINATION
    IEC 60068-2-2:2007 Environmental testing - Part 2-2: Tests - Test B: Dry heat
    IEC 60695-11-10:2013 Fire hazard testing - Part 11-10: Test flames - 50 W horizontal and vertical flame test methods
    IEC 62262:2002 Degrees of protection provided by enclosures for electrical equipment against external mechanical impacts (IK code)
    IEC 60068-2-42:2003 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - PART 2-42: TESTS - TEST KC: SULPHUR DIOXIDE TEST FOR CONTACTS AND CONNECTIONS
    IEC 60917-2-2:1994 Modular order for the development of mechanical structures for electronic equipment practices - Part 2: Sectional specification - Interface co-ordination dimensions for the 25 mm equipment practice - Section 2: Detail specification - Dimensions for subracks, chassis, backplanes, front panels and plug-in units
    IEC 60297-3-107:2012 Mechanical structures for electronic equipment - Dimensions of mechanical structures of the 482,6 mm (19 in) series - Part 3-107: Dimensions of subracks and plug-in units, small form factor
    IEC 60721-3-3:1994+AMD1:1995+AMD2:1996 CSV Classification of environmental conditions - Part 3-3: Classification of groups of environmental parameters and their severities - Stationary use at weatherprotected locations
    EN 60068-2-6 : 2008 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - PART 2-6: TESTS - TEST FC: VIBRATION (SINUSOIDAL)
    EN 60297-3-108 : 2015 MECHANICAL STRUCTURES FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - DIMENSIONS OF MECHANICAL STRUCTURES OF THE 482,6 MM (19 IN) SERIES - PART 3-108: DIMENSIONS OF R-TYPE SUBRACKS AND PLUG-IN UNITS (IEC 60297-3-108:2014)
    IEC 60068-2-75:2014 Environmental testing - Part 2-75: Tests - Test Eh: Hammer tests
    EN 60917-2-1 : 1995 MODULAR ORDER FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF MECHANICAL STRUCTURES FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT PRACTICES - PART 2: SECTIONAL SPECIFICATION - INTERFACE CO-ORDINATION DIMENSIONS FOR THE 25 MM EQUIPMENT PRACTICE - SECTION 1: DETAIL SPECIFICATION - DIMENSIONS FOR CABINETS AND RACKS
    EN 60068-2-43 : 2003 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - PART 2-43: TESTS - TEST KD: HYDROGEN SULPHIDE TEST FOR CONTACTS AND CONNECTIONS
    EN 60068-2-11 : 1999 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - TESTS - TEST KA-SALT MIST
    IEC 60068-2-1:2007 Environmental testing - Part 2-1: Tests - Test A: Cold
    EN 61010-1 : 2010 SAFETY REQUIREMENTS FOR ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT FOR MEASUREMENT, CONTROL AND LABORATORY USE - PART 1: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS (IEC 61010-1:2010)
    EN 60068-2-30 : 2005 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - PART 2-30: TESTS - TEST DB: DAMP HEAT, CYCLIC (12 H + 12 H CYCLE)
    EN 60512-1-1:2002 CONNECTORS FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT - TESTS AND MEASUREMENTS - PART 1-1: GENERAL EXAMINATION - TEST 1A: VISUAL EXAMINATION
    IEC 60917-2-3:2006 Modular order for the development of mechanical structures for electronic equipment practices - Part 2-3: Sectional specification - Interface co-ordination dimensions for the 25 mm equipment practice - Extended detail specification - Dimensions for subracks, chassis, backplanes, front panels and plug-in units
    IEC 61010-1:2010+AMD1:2016 CSV Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control, and laboratory use - Part 1: General requirements
    IEC 60068-2-52:2017 ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING - PART 2-52: TESTS - TEST KB: SALT MIST, CYCLIC (SODIUM CHLORIDE SOLUTION)
    IEC 60297-3-100:2008 Mechanical structures for electronic equipment - Dimensions of mechanical structures of the 482,6 mm (19 in) series - Part 3-100: Basic dimensions of front panels, subracks, chassis, racks and cabinets
    EN 60721-3-3 : 95 AMD 2 97 CLASSIFICATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS - CLASSIFICATION OF GROUPS OF ENVIRONMENTAL PARAMETERS AND THEIR SEVERITIES - STATIONARY USE AT WEATHER-PROTECTED LOCATIONS
    IEC 60068-2-30:2005 Environmental testing - Part 2-30: Tests - Test Db: Damp heat, cyclic (12 h + 12 h cycle)
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