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Reference EN 60332-1-3:2004
Title Tests on electric and optical fibre cables under fire conditions - Part 1-3: Test for vertical flame propagation for a single insulated wire or cable - Procedure for determination of flaming droplets/particles
Project Number 15823
Abstract/Scope Specifies a test procedure for assessment of falling flaming droplets/ particles when a single vertical electrical insulated conductor or cable, or optical fibre cable, is subjected to defined fire conditions. NOTE - Testing to EN 60332-1-3 may be performed simultaneously with that to EN 60332-1-2, if required. Recommended requirements for performance are given in Annex A. EN 60332-1-3 specifies the use of a 1 kW pre-mixed flame and is for general use, except that the procedure specified may not be suitable for the testing of small single insulated conductors or cables of less than 0,5 mm2 total cross-section because the conductor melts before the test is completed, or for the testing of small optical fibre cables because the cable is broken before the test is completed. Has the status of a group safety publication in accordance with IEC Guide 104.
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Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2004-11-15
Current Stage code deadline 2005-06-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 20
Reference Document IEC 60332-1-3:2004 (EQV)
ICS 13.220.40 - Ignitability and burning behaviour of materials and products
29.020 - Electrical engineering in general
29.060.20 - Cables
Keywords Optical fibre; Fire conditions; Flame propagation; Insulated wire; Flaming droplets/particles
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6060 2004-11-15 2005-06-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2004-09-01 2004-12-01  
5020 2004-04-30 2004-07-02  
4099 2003-11-14 2004-04-30  
4020 2003-05-16 2003-10-17  
3099 2003-05-13 2003-05-16  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2004-09-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2004-11-15
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2004-12-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2005-06-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2007-09-01

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Supersedes  
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) IEC Guide 104:1997
ISO 187:1990
EN 60332-1-1:2004

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(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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