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Reference EN 60318-2:1998
Title Electroacoustics - Simulators of human head and ear - Part 2: An interim acoustic coupler for the calibration of audiometric earphones in the extended high-frequency range
Project Number 12136
Abstract/Scope Specifies two different adapters and the removable conical ring to be used with the EN 60318-1 ear simulator to provide an interim acoustic coupler for the calibration of certain audiometric earphones designed for use in the extended high-frequency range from 8 kHz to 16 kHz.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1998-10-09
Current Stage code deadline 1999-07-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 29
Reference Document IEC 60318-2:1998 (EQV)
ICS 17.140.50 - Electroacoustics
Keywords Electroacoustics; Simulator; Calibration; Acoustic coupler; Audiometric earphone
Note EN following parallel vote * Superseded by EN 60318-1:2009
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6060 1998-10-09 1999-07-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 1998-10-01 1998-11-01  
5062 1998-08-03 1998-10-01  
5020 1998-04-10 1998-06-30  
1090 1998-04-07 1998-04-10  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1998-10-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1998-10-09
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1999-01-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1999-07-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2001-07-01


Superseded by EN 60318-1:2009
Normative reference (6) ISO/TR 389-5:1998
EN 60318-1:1998
EN 60645-4:1995
EN 61094-1:1994
EN 61094-4:1995

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