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Reference EN 60512-20-2:2000
Title Electromechanical components for electronic equipment - Basic testing procedures and measuring methods - Part 20-2: Test 20b - Flammability tests - Fireproofness
Project Number 13579
Abstract/Scope Describes a standard test method to assess the ability of a connector to withstand specified flame and vibration during a 20 min exposure by providing specified electrical performance for the first 6 min of exposure and preventing the flame from penetrating the fireproof bulkhead on which the connector is mounted throughout the test.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2000-08-24
Current Stage code deadline 2001-03-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 48B
Reference Document IEC 60512-20-2:2000 (EQV)
ICS 31.220.01 - Electromechanical components in general
Keywords Electronic equipment; Flammability test; Fireproofness; Test; Measurement
Note EN following parallel vote - D114/118: CLC/TC 48B disbanded
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6060 2000-08-24 2001-03-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2000-06-01 2000-09-01  
5062 2000-04-12 2000-06-01  
5020 1999-12-17 2000-02-29  
1090 1999-12-13 1999-12-17  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2000-06-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2000-08-24
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2000-09-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2001-03-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2003-06-01


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of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn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