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Reference EN 60335-2-69:2003
Title Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2-69: Particular requirements for wet and dry vacuum cleaners, including power brush, for industrial and commercial use
Project Number 13657
Abstract/Scope Applicable to the safety of electrical motor-operated vacuum cleaners,including appliances and stationary equipment specifically designed for wet suction, dry suction, or wet and dry suction for industrial and commercial use.The rated voltage being not more than 250 V for single-phase and 480 V for other appliances.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2003-08-13
Current Stage code deadline 2004-03-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 61J
Reference Document IEC 60335-2-69:2002 (MOD)
ICS 97.080 - Floor treatment appliances
Keywords Household appliances; Vacuum cleaner; Power brush; Safety
Note To be read with EN 60335-1:2002
Special National Condition(s) FI


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
22.22 Hazardous substances - Asbestos Manufacturing B2B
Annex B.7.12 Hazardous substances - Batteries Disposal B2C
22.41 Hazardous substances - Heavy metals Use B2B
22.23 Hazardous substances - PCB Manufacturing B2B
32 Radiation Use B2B


Deadline Date
6060 2003-08-13 2004-03-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2003-03-01 2003-09-01  
5061 2003-01-27 2003-03-01  
5020 2002-03-29 2002-05-31  
4099 2002-03-26 2002-03-29  
4020 2000-01-28 2000-05-15  
3099 2000-01-24 2000-01-28  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2003-03-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2003-08-13
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2003-09-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2004-03-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2006-03-01


Supersedes EN 60335-2-69:1998
EN 60335-2-69:1998/A1:2000
EN 60335-2-69:1998/A11:2002
Superseded by EN 60335-2-69:2009
Normative reference (6) EN 60312:1998
EN 60335-2-72:2009
EN 60704-2-1:2001

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