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Reference EN 60794-3-12:2006
Title Optical fibre cables - Part 3-12: Outdoor cables - Detailed specification for duct and directly buried optical telecommunication cables for use in premises cabling
Project Number 16060
Abstract/Scope Presents the detailed requirements specific to duct and directly buried optical telecommunication cables for use in premises cabling to ensure compatibility with ISO 11801. The requirements of the family specification EN 60794-3-10 are applicable to cables covered by this standard.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2006-05-10
Current Stage code deadline 2006-12-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 86A
Reference Document IEC 60794-3-12:2005 (EQV)
ICS 33.180.10 - Fibres and cables
Keywords Cable; Optical fibre; Outdoor cable; Telecommunication; Burried
Note Superseded by EN 60794-3-12:2013
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6060 2006-05-10 2006-12-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2005-12-01 2006-03-01  
5061 2005-10-27 2005-12-01  
5020 2005-03-11 2005-05-13  
4099 2004-05-07 2004-06-30  
4060 2004-04-26 2004-05-28  
4020 2003-11-21 2004-04-23  
3099 2003-11-18 2003-11-21  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2005-12-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2006-05-10
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2006-03-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2006-12-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2008-12-01


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