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Reference EN 60311:2003
Title Electric irons for household or similar use - Methods for measuring performance
Project Number 15545
Abstract/Scope States and defines the principal performance characteristics of electric dry irons, steam irons, spray irons,and steam irons with seperate water reservoir or boiler/generator not exceeding 5L in capacity, for household or similar use.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2003-09-04
Current Stage code deadline 2004-07-01
Deadline date for vote  


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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 59L
Reference Document IEC 60311:2002 (EQV)
ICS 97.060 - Laundry appliances
Keywords Iron; Household use; Measurement; Performance
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
11.2 Energy use - Energy consumption Use B2B


Deadline Date
6060 2003-09-04 2004-07-01 export to doc file  EN  FR
5099 2003-07-01 2003-11-01  
5061 2003-05-22 2003-07-01  
5020 2002-11-08 2003-05-09  
1090 2002-09-30 2003-03-31  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2003-07-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2003-09-04
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2004-01-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2004-07-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2006-07-01


Supersedes EN 60311:1997
EN 60311:1997/A1:1997
EN 60311:1997/A2:2000
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) ISO 105-F:1985
ISO 1518:1992
ISO 2409:1992
ISO 3758:1991
ISO 3801:1977
ISO 6330:2000
ISO 7211-2:1984
ISO 9073-2:1995
ISO 13934-1:1999
EN 60051-1:1998
EN 60454-3-3:1998
EN 60734:2003

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