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Reference EN 61753-2-1:2000
Title Fibre optic interconnecting devices and passive components performance standard - Part 2-1: Fibre optic connectors terminated on single-mode fibre for category U - Uncontrolled environment
Project Number 12967
Abstract/Scope Contains the minimium requirements and severities which a single-mode connector/cable assembly must satisfy in order to be considered as meeting category U (uncontrolled environment). Also contains optional grades of optical performance for the attenuation random mate and return loss tests.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2000-11-24
Current Stage code deadline 2001-05-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 86B
Reference Document IEC 61753-2-1:2000 (EQV)
ICS 33.180.20 - Fibre optic interconnecting devices
Keywords Fibre optic; Interconnecting device; Connector; Single-mode fibre; Uncontrolled environment
Note EN following parallel vote
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Deadline Date
6060 2000-11-24 2001-05-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2000-08-01 2000-11-01  
5062 2000-05-25 2000-08-01  
5020 2000-02-04 2000-04-17  
4099 2000-01-31 2000-02-04  
4020 1998-12-24 1999-05-31  
3099 1998-12-21 1999-05-21  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2000-08-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2000-11-24
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2000-11-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2001-05-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2003-08-01


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of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn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