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Reference EN 62013-1:2006
Title Caplights for use in mines susceptible to firedamp - Part 1: General requirements - Construction and testing in relation to the risk of explosion
Project Number 16470
Abstract/Scope This part of EN 62013 specifies requirements for the construction and testing of caplights, including caplights with a point of connection for another apparatus, for use in mines susceptible to firedamp (Group I - electrical apparatus for explosive gas atmospheres as defined in EN 60079-0). It deals only with the risk of the caplight becoming a source of ignition.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2006-07-27
Current Stage code deadline 2007-02-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 31
Reference Document IEC 62013-1:2005 (EQV)
ICS 29.260.20 - Electrical apparatus for explosive atmospheres
Keywords Caplight; Mine; Firedamp; Explosion risk; Test
Note Superseded by EN 60079-35-1:2011
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6060 2006-07-27 2007-02-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2006-02-01 2006-04-01  
5061 2005-11-30 2006-02-01  
5020 2005-07-29 2005-09-30  
4099 2005-02-25 2005-06-30  
4020 2004-07-16 2004-12-17  
3099 2004-07-13 2004-07-16  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2006-02-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2006-07-27
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2006-05-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2007-02-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2009-02-01


Supersedes EN 62013-1:2002
Superseded by EN 60079-35-1:2011
Normative reference (6) IEC 60050-845:1987
EN 60079-0:2006
EN 60079-1:2004
corr. March 2004
corr. April 2006
EN 60079-7:2003
IEC 60079-11:1999
IEC/TR 60079-20:1996
EN 60127-2:2003
IEC 60332-1:1993
EN 60529:1991
corr. May 1993

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