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Reference EN 61000-4-23:2000
Title Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) - Part 4-23: Testing and measurement techniques - Test methods for protective devices for HEMP and other radiated disturbances
Project Number 12944
Abstract/Scope Provides the basic reasons behind HEMP testing and gives a brief description of the most important concepts for shielding element testing. For each test, the following basic information is provided: - theoretical foundation of the test (the test concept); - test set-up; - required equipment; - test procedures; - data processing.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2000-12-21
Current Stage code deadline 2001-08-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) EMC related (2004/108/EC)
Mandate(s) M/490
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 77C
Reference Document IEC 61000-4-23:2000 (EQV)
ICS 33.100.99 - Other aspects related to EMC
Keywords Electromagnetic compatibility; HEMP radiated disturbance; Protective device; Test
Note EN following parallel vote
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2000-12-21 2001-08-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2000-11-01 2001-03-01  
5062 2000-09-05 2000-11-01  
5020 2000-05-12 2000-07-31  
4099 2000-05-08 2000-05-12  
4020 1998-12-11 1999-05-17  
3099 1998-12-07 1998-12-11  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2000-11-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2000-12-21
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2001-02-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2001-08-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2003-11-01


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) ANSI/IEEE 488.1:1987
IEC 60050-161:1990
IEC 60096-1:1986
IEC 60625-1:1993
EN 61000-2-9:1996
IEC/TR 61000-5-3:1999

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