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Reference EN 60519-4:1997
Title Safety in electroheat installations - Part 4: Particular requirements for arc furnace installations
Project Number 6920
Abstract/Scope Applies in particular to direct arc furnaces and submerged arc furnaces (or arc resistance furnaces). Applies to that part of the installation which is situated on the output side of the furnace feeding transformer.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1997-05-14
Current Stage code deadline 1997-12-01
Deadline date for vote  


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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 27
Reference Document IEC 60519-4:1995 (EQV)
ICS 25.180.10 - Electric furnaces
Keywords Heating installation; Electroheat; Arc furnace installation; Safety
Note Superseded by EN 60519-4:2006
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
6.5 Radiation Use B2B, B2C
6.1.2 Others Manufacturing B2B, B2C


Deadline Date
6060 1997-05-14 1997-12-01  
5099 1997-03-11 1997-04-11  
5062 1997-01-28 1997-03-11  
5020 1996-07-31 1996-10-31  
1599 1996-03-05 1996-09-05  
1562 1996-01-25 1996-03-05  
1520 1995-09-25 1995-12-31  
1099 1995-07-18 1995-08-18  
1000 1995-07-17    

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1997-03-11
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1997-05-14
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1997-06-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1997-12-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 1997-12-01


Superseded by EN 60519-4:2006
Normative reference (6) IEC 60050-841:1983
EN 60073:1993
corr. April 1993
HD 384.4.43 S2:2001
corr. December 2005
HD 384.4.473 S1:1980
corr. December 2005
IEC/TR 60479-1:1994
EN 60519-1:1993

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