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Reference EN 50289-4-5:2008
Title Communication cables - Specifications for test methods - Part 4-5: Environmental test methods - Climatic sequence
Project Number 20794
Abstract/Scope This Part 4-5 of EN 50289 details the method of test to determine the stability of transmission performance of a finished cable used in analogue and digital communication systems when submitted to temperature changes which may occur during use, storage or transportation. It is to be read in conjunction with Part 4-1 of EN 50289, which contains essential provisions for its application.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2008-01-31
Current Stage code deadline 2008-09-01
Deadline date for vote 2007-03-31


Mandate(s) M/212
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 46
Reference Document  
ICS 33.120.10 - Coaxial cables. Waveguides
Keywords Cable; Communication cable; Test method; Environmental; Climatic sequence
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2008-01-31 2008-09-01 export to doc file  EN  DE
5099 2007-09-01 2008-01-01  
5061 2007-06-26 2007-09-01  
5060 2007-04-03 2007-04-17 export to doc file  EN
5020 2006-10-27 2007-03-30 export to doc file  EN
3090 2006-10-01 2006-11-01  
1000 2006-05-18 2006-09-30  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2007-09-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2008-01-31
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2008-03-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2008-09-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2010-09-01


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) EN 50289-4-1:2001
EN 50290-1-2:2004
EN 60068-2-14:1999

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.