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Reference EN 60335-2-11:2003/A2:2006
Title Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2-11: Particular requirements for tumble dryers
Project Number 16832
Abstract/Scope Deals with the safety of electric tumble dryers. It covers household use, and use by laymen in shops, in light industry and on farms. Examples are tumble dryers for communal use in blocks of flats and launderettes. It does not cover industrial appliances or use in special conditions such as explosive atmospheres.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2006-06-28
Current Stage code deadline 2007-02-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 61
Reference Document IEC 60335-2-11:2002/A2:2006 (EQV)
ICS 13.120 - Domestic safety
97.060 - Laundry appliances
Keywords Household appliances; Dryer; Tumble dryer; Safety
Note Superseded by EN 60335-2-11:2010
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2006-06-28 2007-02-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2006-05-01 2006-07-01  
5060 2006-03-28 2006-04-11 export to doc file  EN
5020 2006-01-20 2006-03-24  
4099 2005-11-04 2005-11-30  
4060 2005-09-30 2005-10-17  
4020 2005-04-22 2005-09-23  
3099 2005-04-18 2005-04-22  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2006-05-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2006-06-28
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2006-08-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2007-02-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2009-05-01


Superseded by EN 60335-2-11:2010
Normative reference (6) ISO 817:1974
ISO 5149:1993
EN 60068-2-6:1995
EN 60079-1:2004
corr. March 2004
corr. April 2006
IEC 60079-4A:1970
EN 60079-15:2005
IEC/TR 60079-20:1996
EN 60335-2-34:2002

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