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Reference EN 61041-3:1995
Title Non-broadcast videotape recorders - Methods of measurement - Part 3: Audio characteristics for FM recording
Project Number 5349
Abstract/Scope Concerns the measurement of overall characteristics of the FM audio recorded using slanted tracks similar to those used for recording of the video information. The main characteristics of such a recording system are two channels high fidelity and the use of companders for noise reduction.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1995-07-14
Current Stage code deadline 1996-07-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 100
Reference Document IEC 61041-3:1993 (EQV)
ICS 33.160.40 - Video systems
Keywords Video; Video tape recorder; Non-broadcast; FM audio recording
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Deadline Date
6060 1995-07-14 1996-07-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 1995-05-15 1995-06-15  
5061 1995-04-14 1995-05-15  
5020 1994-11-08 1995-02-15  
1599 1994-10-04 1995-04-04  
1560 1994-08-22 1994-11-22  
1520 1994-03-30 1994-06-30  
1099 1994-03-10 1994-04-10  
1020 1994-02-04 1994-03-10  
1000 1994-02-04    

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1995-05-15
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1995-07-14
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1996-01-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1996-07-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 1996-07-01


Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) EN 60094-3:1996
HD 483.1 S2:1989
HD 483.3 S2:1992
IEC 60268-8:1973
IEC 60386:1972
HD 369.4 S2:1993
corr. September 1993
HD 531 S1:1989
IEC 61053-1:1991
IEC 61053-2:1991
EN 61054:1993

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