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Reference EN 60297-3-101:2004
Title Mechanical structures for electronic equipment - Dimensions of mechanical structures of the 482,6 mm (19 in) series - Part 3-101: Subracks and associated plug-in units
Project Number 15371
Abstract/Scope Covers the basic dimensional relationship of a modular range of subracks and associated plug-in units in compliance with the EN 60297 series. Specifies dimensions which will ensure dimensional interchangeability of subracks and associated plug-in units.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2004-09-17
Current Stage code deadline 2005-06-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 48D
Reference Document IEC 60297-3-101:2004 (EQV)
ICS 31.240 - Mechanical structures for electronic equipment
Keywords Electronic equipment; Structure; Subrack; Plug-in unit
Note Supersedes HD 493.3 S2:1993, EN 60297-4:1995 + A1:1999, EN 60297-5-100:2001, EN 60297-5-102:2001 + corr. July 2001, EN 60297-5-103:2001 & EN 60297-5-107:2001
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6060 2004-09-17 2005-06-01 export to doc file  EN  FR
5099 2004-09-01 2004-12-01  
5020 2004-05-28 2004-07-30  
4099 2003-08-01 2003-10-31  
4020 2002-07-19 2002-12-20  
3099 2002-07-16 2002-07-19  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2004-09-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2004-09-17
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2004-12-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2005-06-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2007-09-01


Supersedes HD 493.3 S2:1993
EN 60297-4:1995
EN 60297-4:1995/A1:1999
EN 60297-5-100:2001
EN 60297-5-102:2001
EN 60297-5-102:2001/corrigendum Jul. 2001
EN 60297-5-103:2001
EN 60297-5-107:2001
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) EN 60249-2-1:1994
corr. March 1994
HD 493.1 S1:1988
HD 493.2 S1:1988
EN 60603-2:1998
EN 60917-1:1998
EN 61076-4-101:2001
EN 61076-4-113:2003
EN 61587-1:1999
IEC/TS 61587-3:1999

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