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Reference EN 60704-2-1:2001
Title Household and similar electrical appliances - Test code for the determination of airborne acoustical noise - Part 2-1: Particular requirements for vacuum cleaners
Project Number 13939
Abstract/Scope Applies to the determination of airborne acoustical noise of electrical vacuum cleaners operated in dry conditions.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2001-03-28
Current Stage code deadline 2001-10-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) NOISA (86/594/EEC)
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 59F
Reference Document IEC 60704-2-1:2000 (EQV)
ICS 17.140.20 - Noise emitted by machines and equipment
97.080 - Floor treatment appliances
Keywords Household appliances; Vacuum cleaner; Noise; Acoustical noise; Airborne
Note EN following parallel vote
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
All Noise emissions Use B2B


Deadline Date
6060 2001-03-28 2001-10-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2000-12-01 2001-04-01  
5061 2000-10-26 2000-12-01  
5020 2000-07-21 2000-10-02  
1090 2000-07-17 2000-07-21  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2000-12-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2001-03-28
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2001-04-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2001-10-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2003-12-01


Supersedes EN 60704-2-1:1994
Superseded by FprEN 60704-2-1:2014
Normative reference (6) EN 60312:1998

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of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

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