• NF EN 50342 : 2002 AMD 3 2005

    Superseded A superseded Standard is one, which is fully replaced by another Standard, which is a new edition of the same Standard.


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    Superseded date:  01-07-2006


    Published date:  13-01-2013

    Publisher:  Association Francaise de Normalisation

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    1 General
      1.1 Scope
      1.2 Object
      1.3 Designation of starter batteries - Electrolyte
           density and open circuit voltage
      1.4 Condition on delivery
    2 General requirements
      2.1 Identification, labelling
      2.2 Marking of the polarity
      2.3 Additional designation
    3 Functional characteristics
      3.1 Electrical characteristics
      3.2 Mechanical characteristics
    4 General test conditions
      4.1 Sampling of batteries
      4.2 Preparation of batteries prior to test - Definition
           of a fully-charged battery
      4.3 Activation of dry-charged batteries
      4.4 Measuring instruments
      4.5 Test sequence
    5 Tests/methods and requirements
      5.1 Capacity check C[e]
      5.2 Reserve capacity check C[r,e]
      5.3 Cranking performance test
      5.4 Charge acceptance test
      5.5 Charge retention test
      5.6 Endurance test
      5.7 Water consumption test
      5.8 Vibration resistance test
      5.9 Electrolyte retention test
      5.10 Cranking performance for dry-charged batteries
           after activation
    Annex A (normative) European type number for starter
    Annex B (normative) Safety labelling - Definition of the
            six coloured symbols
    Annex C (normative) Correlation between C[n] and C[r,n]
    Annex D (normative) Normative references

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    Describes general requirements, methods of test and numbering of lead-acid batteries with a nominal voltage of 12 V, used primarily as a power source for the starting of internal combustion engines vehicles.

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    Development Note Indice de Classement: R13-503. PR NF EN 50342 Amendment 1 June 2000. PR NF EN 50342 October 2001. (11/2001) 2002 version includes AMD 1. Supersedes NF EN 60095-1 and NFR 13 503 PROJET (09/2003) Supersedes NFR 13 503 11 AA + AB PROJECT (05/2004)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Association Francaise de Normalisation
    Status Superseded
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