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Reference EN 61300-3-4:2001
Title Fibre optic interconnecting devices and passive components - Basic test and measurement procedures - Part 3-4: Examinations and measurements - Attenuation
Project Number 13512
Abstract/Scope Describes various methods available to measure the attenuation of optical components, except dense wavelength division multiplexing (DWDM) components.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2001-08-06
Current Stage code deadline 2002-04-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 86B
Reference Document IEC 61300-3-4:2001 (EQV)
ICS 33.180.20 - Fibre optic interconnecting devices
Keywords Fibre optic; Interconnecting device; Passive component; Attenuation; Measurement
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6060 2001-08-06 2002-04-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2001-07-01 2001-11-01  
5061 2001-05-29 2001-09-01  
5020 2000-10-06 2000-12-15  
4099 2000-10-02 2000-10-06  
4020 1999-11-19 2000-05-01  
3099 1999-11-15 1999-11-19  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2001-07-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2001-08-06
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2001-10-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2002-04-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2004-07-01


Supersedes EN 61300-3-4:1998
Superseded by EN 61300-3-4:2013
Normative reference (6) IEC 60793-1-3:2000
EN 61300-1:1997
EN 61300-3-1:1997

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