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Reference EN 61300-3-1:2005
Title Fibre optic interconnecting devices and passive components - Basic test and measurement procedures - Part 3-1: Examinations and measurements - Visual examination
Project Number 16111
Abstract/Scope This part of EN 61300 provides criteria for the visual and mechanical examination of fibre optic piece parts, connectors and passive components. The examination method may be used at any stage of the qualification or quality conformance inspection process, as a stand-alone test, or as required by the relevant specification. Visual examination of the polished end-face is defined in IEC/PAS 61300-3-35 and does not form part of this document.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2005-12-22
Current Stage code deadline 2006-07-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 86B
Reference Document IEC 61300-3-1:2005 (EQV)
ICS 33.180.20 - Fibre optic interconnecting devices
Keywords Fibre optic; Interconnecting device; Passive component; Visual examination
Note Supersedes EN 61300-3-1:1997
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6060 2005-12-22 2006-07-01 export to doc file  EN  FR
5099 2005-10-01 2006-01-01  
5020 2005-06-17 2005-09-02  
4099 2004-11-12 2004-11-30  
4060 2004-06-04 2004-09-30  
4020 2003-12-19 2004-05-21  
3099 2003-12-16 2003-12-19  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2005-10-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2005-12-22
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2006-01-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2006-07-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2008-10-01


Supersedes EN 61300-3-1:1997
Superseded by  
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(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.