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Reference EN 60034-16-1:2011
Title Rotating electrical machines - Part 16-1: Excitation systems for synchronous machines - Definitions
Project Number 22898
Abstract/Scope IEC 60034-16-1:2011 defines terms applicable to the excitation systems of synchronous rotating electrical machines. The main technical changes with respect to the previous edition are some definitions which were added and some others which were brought up-to-date.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2011-07-08
Current Stage code deadline 2012-03-29
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 2
Reference Document IEC 60034-16-1:2011 (EQV)
ICS 29.160 - Rotating machinery
Keywords Rotating; Machine; Excitation system; Synchronous
Note 2011-05-27: Publication allocated to * Supersedes EN 60034-16-1:1995
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6060 2011-07-08 2012-03-29 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
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5060 2010-11-19 2010-12-08 export to doc file  EN
5020 2010-04-02 2010-09-03  
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date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2011-06-29
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2011-07-08
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2011-09-29
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2012-03-29
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2014-06-29


Supersedes EN 60034-16-1:1995
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