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Reference EN 60086-3:2011
Title Primary batteries - Part 3: Watch batteries
Project Number 22655
Abstract/Scope IEC 60086-3:2011(E) specifies dimensions, designation, methods of tests and requirements for primary batteries for watches. In several cases, a menu of test methods is given. When presenting battery electrical characteristics and/or performance data, the manufacturer specifies which test method was used. The major technical changes with respect to the previous edition are the drawings, a review of the table of electrochemical systems and a harmonization of the marking clause with the other standards of the IEC 60086 series. Moreover, the table of the leakage levels was extended by adding drawings with better visualization. This publication is published as a double logo standard.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2011-03-25
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 35
Reference Document IEC 60086-3:2011 (EQV) + corrigendum Sep. 2011 (EQV)
ICS 29.220.10 - Primary cells and batteries
39.040.10 - Watches
Keywords Battery; Primary; Watch battery
Note Supersedes EN 60086-3:2005
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Product Life Cycle


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6060 2011-03-25   export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2011-03-02 2011-03-30  
5060 2011-01-10 2011-01-31 export to doc file  EN
5020 2010-11-05 2011-01-07  
3090 2010-05-21 2010-08-31  
5060 2010-02-22 2010-03-08 export to doc file  EN
5020 2009-09-18 2010-02-19  
1090 2009-09-15 2009-09-18  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2011-03-02
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2011-03-25
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2011-06-02
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2011-12-02
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2014-03-02


Supersedes EN 60086-3:2005
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) ISO 2859-1:1999
ISO 3951-1:2005
EN 60086-1:2011
EN 60086-2:2011
EN 60086-4:2007
EN 60086-5:2011
IEC 60410:1973

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