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Reference EN 60875-1:1998
Title Fibre optic branching devices - Part 1: Generic specification
Project Number 7751
Abstract/Scope Applicable to fibre optic branching devices, having all of the following general features: -they are passive (they contain no optoelectronic or other transducing elements); -they have three or more ports for the ingress and/or egress of optical power which is shared in a predetermined fashion; -the ports are optical fibres or optical fibre connectors.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1998-04-20
Current Stage code deadline 1998-12-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 86B
Reference Document IEC 60875-1:1996 (EQV)
ICS 33.180.01 - Fibre optic systems in general
Keywords Fibre optic; Branching device
Note Superseded by EN 60875-1:2001
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 1998-04-20 1998-12-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 1998-04-01 1998-05-01  
5062 1998-02-06 1998-04-01  
5020 1997-07-25 1997-10-31  
1599 1997-03-11 1997-09-11  
1562 1997-01-20 1997-03-11  
1520 1996-09-19 1996-12-31  
1099 1996-07-02 1996-08-02  
1020 1996-06-07 1996-07-02  
1000 1996-05-31    

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1998-04-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1998-04-20
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1998-06-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1998-12-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 1998-12-01


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