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Reference EN 61753-053-3:2004
Title Fibre optic interconnecting devices and passive components performance standard - Part 053-3: Continuously variable attenuators for category U - Uncontrolled environment
Project Number 14655
Abstract/Scope Contains the minimum initial test and measurement requirements and severities which a fibre optic attenuator must satisfy in order to be categorised as meeting the requirements of single mode fibre pigtailed style continuously variable attenuator devices used in uncontrolled environments.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2004-03-29
Current Stage code deadline 2004-12-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 86B
Reference Document IEC 61753-053-3:2004 (EQV)
ICS 33.180.20 - Fibre optic interconnecting devices
Keywords Fibre optic; Interconnecting device; Passive component; Attenuator; Uncontrolled environment
Note Former prEN 61753-2-6
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6060 2004-03-29 2004-12-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2004-03-01 2004-05-01  
5061 2004-01-27 2004-03-01  
5020 2003-09-26 2003-11-28  
4099 2003-05-09 2003-05-31  
4020 2001-07-20 2001-12-21  
3099 2001-07-17 2001-07-20  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2004-03-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2004-03-29
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2004-06-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2004-12-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2007-03-01


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