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Reference EN 61076-2-101:2008
Title Connectors for electronic equipment - Product requirements - Part 2-101: Circular connectors - Detail specification for M12 connectors with screw-locking
Project Number 21145
Abstract/Scope IEC 61076-2-101:2008 describes circular connectors M12 typically used for industrial process measurement and control. These connectors consist of fixed and free connectors with screw-locking. Male connectors have round contacts of diameters 0,6 mm, 0,76 mm, 0,8 mm and 1,0 mm. This new edition includes the following significant technical change with respect to the previous edition: the connector type M8 has been removed from IEC 61076-2-101 and has been published in a separate IEC Standard under reference IEC 61076-2-104.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2008-09-05
Current Stage code deadline 2009-05-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 48B
Reference Document IEC 61076-2-101:2008 (EQV)
ICS 31.220.10 - Plug-and-socket devices. Connectors
Keywords Connector; Circular; Screw locking
Note Together with EN 61076-2-104:2008, supersedes EN 61076-2-101:2003 + A1:2006 * Superseded by EN 61076-2-101:2012
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6060 2008-09-05 2009-05-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2008-08-01 2008-10-01  
5060 2008-06-24 2008-07-08 export to doc file  EN
5020 2008-04-18 2008-06-20  
3090 2007-10-26 2008-02-29  
5060 2007-07-24 2007-08-07 export to doc file  EN
5020 2007-02-16 2007-07-20  
1090 2007-02-13 2007-02-16  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2008-08-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2008-09-05
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2008-11-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2009-05-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2011-08-01


Supersedes EN 61076-2-101:2003
EN 61076-2-101:2003/A1:2006
Superseded by EN 61076-2-101:2012
Normative reference (6) DIN 46320
ISO 1302:2002
EN 50289-1-14:2004
IEC 60050-581:1978
EN 60068-1:1994
EN 60068-2-60:1996
EN 60352-1:1997
EN 60512-1:2001
EN 60529:1991
corr. May 1993
EN 60664-1:2007
EN 60998-2-1:2004
EN 60999-1:2000
EN 61076-1:2006
EN 61984:2001

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