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Reference EN 60934:2001
Title Circuit-breakers for equipment (CBE)
Project Number 12195
Abstract/Scope Applicable to mechanical switching devices designed as 'circuit-breakers for equipment' (CBE) intended to provide protection to circuits within electrical equipment for a.c. not exceeding 440 V and/or d.c. not exceeding 250 V, and a rated current not exceeding 125 A.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2001-01-26
Current Stage code deadline 2001-08-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 23E
Reference Document IEC 60934:2000 (EQV)
ICS 29.120.40 - Switches
29.120.50 - Fuses and other overcurrent protection devices
Keywords Circuit-breaker; Equipment
Note EN following parallel vote
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2001-01-26 2001-08-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2000-11-01 2001-03-01  
5062 2000-09-05 2000-11-01  
5020 2000-06-02 2000-08-15  
4099 1999-03-03 2000-06-02  
4020 1998-06-05 1998-11-16  
3099 1998-06-04 1998-11-04  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2000-11-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2001-01-26
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2001-02-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2001-08-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2003-11-01


Supersedes EN 60934:1994
EN 60934:1994/A1:1994
EN 60934:1994/A2:1997
EN 60934:1994/A11:1998
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) EN 55022:1998
corr. August 1999
corr. July 2001
corr. July 2003
corr. March 2005
IEC 60050-151:1978
IEC 60050-441:1984
IEC 60050-604:1987
HD 384.2 S2:2001
HD 588.1 S1:1991
HD 323.2.20 S3:1988
EN 60099-1:1994
IEC 60227:201X
IEC 60269:201X
EN 60417-1:1999
EN 60529:1991
corr. May 1993
IEC 60664:201X
EN 60664-1:2003
HD 625.3 S1:1997
IEC 60695-2-1:201X
IEC 60898:1995
EN 60947-1:1999
corr. October 1999
EN 60950:2000
corr. February 2002
EN 61000-4-2:1995
EN 61000-4-3:1996
EN 61000-4-4:1995
EN 61000-4-5:1995

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