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Reference EN 61268:1996
Title Alternating current static var-hour meters for reactive energy (classes 2 and 3)
Project Number 6354
Abstract/Scope Applies only to newly manufactured static var-hour meters of accuracy classes 2 and 3 for the measurement of alternating current electrical reactive energy of a frequency in the range 45 Hz to 65 Hz and, like EN 60687 and IEC 61036, it includes type tests only.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1996-02-23
Current Stage code deadline 1996-07-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 13
Reference Document IEC 61268:1995 (EQV)
ICS 17.220.20 - Measurement of electrical and magnetic quantities
Keywords Measuring instrument; Energy; Var-hour meter; Class 2 and 3
Note EN following parallel vote * Superseded by EN 62052-11:2003 and EN 62053-23:2003
Special National Condition(s) AT, DE, NL


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 1996-02-23 1996-07-01 export to doc file  EN
6020 1995-10-20 1996-01-20  
5099 1995-09-20 1995-10-20  
5062 1995-07-25 1995-09-20  
5020 1995-01-27 1995-05-31  
1090 1995-01-26 1995-05-26  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1995-09-20
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1996-02-23
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Superseded by EN 62053-23:2003
Normative reference (6) EN 55022:1994
corr. August 1997
ISO 75-2:1993
HD 472 S1:1989
corr. February 2002
IEC 60050-301:1983
IEC 60050-302:1983
IEC 60050-303:1983
HD 588.1 S1:1991
EN 60068-2-1:1993
EN 60068-2-2:1993
EN 60068-2-5:1999
HD 323.2.6 S2:1988
EN 60068-2-11:1999
EN 60068-2-27:1993
EN 60068-2-30:1999
HD 566 S1:1990
IEC 60145:1963
HD 553 S2:1993
HD 554 S1:1992
EN 60269-1:1989
IEC 60359:1987
IEC 60375:1972
EN 60387:1992
HD 243 S12:1995
corr. October 1995
EN 60514:1995
EN 60529:1991
corr. May 1993
IEC 60695-2-1:1991
EN 60721-3-3:1993
IEC 60736:1982
EN 60801-2:1993
HD 481.3 S1:1987
IEC 60801-4:1988
HD 495 S1:1987
EN 61036:1992
corr. March 1994
corr. December 1997

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