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Reference EN 50551-2:2013
Title Simplex and duplex cables to be used for cords - Part 2: Detailed specification and minimum requirements for a 3,0 mm simplex ruggedised single mode fibre cable to be used for patchcords/cords category U
Project Number 22751
Abstract/Scope This European Standard describes the minimum set of requirements that a simplex ruggedised single mode fibre cable shall meet in order to allow termination with a connector for use in category U (Uncontrolled Environment).


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2013-10-25
Current Stage code deadline 2014-08-19
Deadline date for vote 2012-10-31


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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 86A
Reference Document  
ICS 33.180.10 - Fibres and cables
Note Project in collaboration with CLC/TC 86BXA* 2013-07-18: Publication editing allocated to
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5099 2013-08-19 2013-09-16  
5060 2013-07-15 2013-08-05 export to doc file  EN
5020 2013-05-10 2013-07-12 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
4099 2013-02-14    
4060 2012-11-12 2012-12-03 export to doc file  EN
4020 2012-09-07 2012-11-09 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
3099 2012-06-20    
4060 2010-07-26 2010-10-26 export to doc file  EN
4020 2010-02-19 2010-07-23 export to doc file  EN
3099 2009-11-01 2010-03-04  
1099 2009-11-01 2010-03-01  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2013-08-19
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2013-10-25
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2014-02-19
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2014-08-19
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2016-08-19


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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.