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Reference EN 60335-2-28:1996
Title Safety of household and similar electrical appliances - Part 2-28: Particular requirements for sewing machines
Project Number 5984
Abstract/Scope Deals with the safety of electric sewing machines for household and similar use, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V for single-phase appliances and 480 V for other appliances. Overlock machines and electrical sets are within the scope of the standard.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1996-07-12
Current Stage code deadline 1997-01-01
Deadline date for vote  


Mandate(s) M/083
Order Voucher BC/CLC/94-07


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 61
Reference Document IEC 60335-2-28:1994 (MOD)
ICS 61.080 - Sewing machines and other equipment for the clothing industry
Keywords Household appliances; Sewing machine; Safety
Note To be read with EN 60335-1:1994 * Certification period up to 2004-01-01 * Superseded by EN 60335-2-28:2003
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 1996-07-12 1997-01-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 1996-07-02 1996-08-02  
5062 1996-06-06 1996-07-02  
5020 1996-01-19 1996-04-30  
4099 1995-05-18 1995-11-30  
1021 1994-09-30 1994-10-31  
4020 1994-09-12 1995-03-20  
3099 1994-09-12 1995-02-12  
1000 1994-09-01    

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1996-07-02
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1996-07-12
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1996-10-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1997-01-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 1999-01-01


Supersedes EN 60335-2-28:1990
Superseded by EN 60335-2-28:2003
Normative reference (6)  

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.