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Reference EN 60799:1998
Title Electrical accessories - Cord sets and interconnection cord sets
Project Number 12153
Abstract/Scope Specifies requirements for cord sets for household and similar general purpose equipment.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1998-10-20
Current Stage code deadline 1999-07-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 23G
Reference Document IEC 60799:1998 (EQV)
ICS 29.060.20 - Cables
29.120.30 - Plugs, socket-outlets, couplers
Keywords Cable; Cord set; Interconnection; Accessories
Note EN following parallel vote
Special National Condition(s) DK


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 1998-10-20 1999-07-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 1998-10-01 1998-11-01  
5062 1998-08-26 1998-10-01  
5020 1998-05-01 1998-07-15  
1090 1998-04-29 1998-08-29  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1998-10-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1998-10-20
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1999-01-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1999-07-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2001-07-01


Supersedes EN 60799:1987
EN 60799:1987/A1:1994
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) IEC 60050-151:1978
IEC 60083:1997
IEC 60227-1:1993
IEC 60245-1:1994
EN 60320-1:1996
EN 60320-2-2:1991
HD 366 S1:1977
IEC 60884-1:1994

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