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Reference EN 60794-2-10:2011
Title Optical fibre cables - Part 2-10: Indoor optical fibre cables - Family specification for simplex and duplex cables
Project Number 23059
Abstract/Scope IEC 60794-2-10:2011 covers simplex and duplex optical fibre cables for indoor use except for cables used in terminated assemblies specified by IEC 60794-2-50. The requirements of the Sectional specification IEC 60794-2 are applicable to cables covered by this standard. The main changes with respect to the previous edition are as follows: - A new clause has been introduced: Clause 4 - Dimensions; - Test conditions and requirements have been made more accurate; - The new Subclause 5.5 has been added to give useful figures. This publication is to be read in conjunction with IEC 60794-1-1:2001, IEC 60794-1-2:2003 and IEC 60794-2:2002.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2011-10-07
Current Stage code deadline 2012-06-14
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 86A
Reference Document IEC 60794-2-10:2011 (EQV)
ICS 33.180.10 - Fibres and cables
Keywords Optical fibre; Cable; Indoor; Simplex cable; Duplex cable
Note Supersedes EN 60794-2-10:2003 * To be used in conjunction with EN 60794-1-1, EN 60794-1-2 and EN 60794-2
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date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2011-09-14
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2011-10-07
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2011-12-14
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2012-06-14
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2014-09-14


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