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Reference EN 60068-3-6:2002
Title Environmental testing - Part 3-6: Supporting documentation and guidance - Confirmation of the performance of temperature/humidity chambers
Project Number 14520
Abstract/Scope Provides a uniform and reproducible method of confirming that temperature and humidity test chambers without load conform to the requirements, specified in climatic test procedures contained in EN 60068-2 and is destined for users when conducting regular chamber performance monitoring.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2002-01-04
Current Stage code deadline 2002-09-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 104
Reference Document IEC 60068-3-6:2001 (EQV)
ICS 19.040 - Environmental testing
29.020 - Electrical engineering in general
Keywords Environmental testing; Documentation; Guidance; Temperature/humidity; Performance
Note EN following parallel vote
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6060 2002-01-04 2002-09-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2001-12-04 2002-04-04  
5062 2001-11-01 2001-12-04  
5061 2001-09-20 2001-11-01  
5020 2001-05-25 2001-07-27  
1090 2001-05-22 2001-05-25  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2001-12-04
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2002-01-04
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2002-03-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2002-09-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2004-12-01


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) ISO :1995
ISO 4677-1:1985
ISO 10012-1:1992
ISO 10012-2:1997
EN 60068-3-4:2002
EN 60068-3-5:2002
EN 60068-3-7:2002
EN 60584-1:1995
EN 60751:1995

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