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Reference EN 60603-1:1998
Title Connectors for frequencies below 3 MHz for use with printed boards - Part 1: Generic specification - General requirements and guide for the preparation of detail specifications, with assessed quality
Project Number 7820
Abstract/Scope It is applicable to printed board connectors designed for use in equipment for telecommunication and electronic data processing and in electronic equipment or devices employing similar techniques. The object is to establish uniform specifications, type test requirements and quality assessment procedures for rectangular connectors and to establish rules for the preparation of detail specifications for connectors of assessed quality.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1998-02-25
Current Stage code deadline 1998-12-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 48B
Reference Document IEC 60603-1:1991 (EQV) + A1:1992 (EQV)
ICS 31.220.10 - Plug-and-socket devices. Connectors
Keywords Connector; Printed board
Note D114/118: CLC/TC 48B disbanded
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 1998-02-25 1998-12-01 export to doc file  EN
6020 1998-02-02 1998-05-02  
5099 1998-01-01 1998-02-01  
5062 1997-11-07 1998-01-01  
5020 1997-07-02 1997-10-15  
1599 1997-03-11 1997-09-11  
1562 1997-01-23 1997-03-11  
1520 1996-10-10 1997-01-15  
1099 1996-07-02 1996-08-02  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1998-01-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1998-02-25
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1998-06-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1998-12-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 1998-12-01


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) ISO 129:1985
ISO 286-1:1988
ISO 286-2:1988
ISO 1000:1981
HD 245.1 S3:1979
IEC 60050-581:1978
EN 60068-1:1994
IEC 60410:1973
IEC 60512-1:1984
IEC 60512-2:1985
IEC 60512-3:1976
IEC 60512-4:1976
IEC 60512-5:1977
IEC 60512-6:1984
IEC 60512-7:1988
IEC 60512-8:1984
IEC 60617-1:1985
IEC QC 001002:1986

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