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Reference EN 60794-1-1:2002
Title Optical fibre cables - Part 1-1: Generic specification - General
Project Number 13783
Abstract/Scope Establishes uniform generic requirements for the geometrical, transmission, material, mechanical, ageing (environmental exposure) and climatic properties of optical fibre cables, and electrical requirements, where appropriale. It applies to optical fibre cables for use with telecommunicaqtion equipment and devices, and to cables having a combination of both optical fibres and electrical conductors.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2002-02-28
Current Stage code deadline 2002-09-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 86A
Reference Document IEC 60794-1-1:2001 (EQV)
ICS 33.180.10 - Fibres and cables
Keywords Cable; Optical fibre; Generic specification
Note EN following parallel vote * Supersedes EN 60794-1-1:1999 + A1:2001 and partly supersedes EN 187000:1992 + A1:1995 * Superseded by EN 60794-1-1:2011
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Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2002-02-28 2002-09-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2001-12-04 2002-04-04  
5062 2001-10-01 2001-12-04  
5061 2001-08-28 2001-10-01  
5020 2001-04-20 2001-06-22  
4099 2001-04-17 2001-04-20  
4020 2000-03-31 2000-08-31  
3099 2000-03-27 2000-03-31  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2001-12-04
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2002-02-28
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2002-03-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2002-09-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2004-12-01


Supersedes EN 60794-1-1:1999
EN 60794-1-1:1999/A1:2001
EN 187000:1992
EN 187000:1992/A1:1995
Superseded by EN 60794-1-1:2011
Normative reference (6) IEC 60189-1:1986
IEC 60331-11:1999
IEC 60331-21:1999
IEC 60332-1:1993
HD 405.3 S1:1993
IEC 60754-1:1994
HD 602 S1:1992
IEC 60793-1-1:1995
IEC 60793-1-4:1995
EN 60793-1-20:2002
EN 60793-1-21:2002
EN 60793-1-22:2002
EN 60793-1-40:2003
EN 60793-1-41:2002
EN 60793-1-42:2002
EN 60793-1-43:2002
EN 60793-1-44:2002
EN 60793-1-45:2003
corr. April 2004
EN 60793-1-46:2002
IEC 60793-2:1999
EN 60794-1-2:1999
EN 60811-1-1:1995
IEC 60885-1:1987
IEC 61034-1:1997
IEC 61034-2:1997

(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

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