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Reference EN 60598-2-11:2013
Title Luminaires - Part 2-11: Particular requirements - Aquarium luminaires
Project Number 23928
Abstract/Scope IEC 60598-2-11:2013 specifies requirements for household aquarium luminaires incorporating electric light sources on supply voltages not exceeding 1 000 V. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2005. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition: a) Subclause 11.1, change of the scope to open the standard for all kinds of electrical light sources. b) Subclause 11.4.2, change of the definition in order to clarify non-permanently attached aquarium luminaire. c) Subclause 11.11.3, for indoor operated aquarium luminaire, change of the size of external cable to at least 0,75 mm2 instead of 1,0 mm2 in the former edition. This publication is to be read in conjunction with IEC 60598-1:2008.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2013-08-02
Current Stage code deadline 2014-03-20
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Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 34D
Reference Document IEC 60598-2-11:2013 (EQV)
ICS 29.140.40 - Luminaires
Keywords Lighting; Luminaire; Aquarium
Note Supersedes EN 60598-2-11:2005 + corr. Aug.2005
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6060 2013-08-02 2014-03-20 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2013-06-20 2013-07-18  
5060 2012-05-14 2012-06-04 export to doc file  EN
5020 2011-12-09 2012-05-11  
1090 2011-12-06 2011-12-09  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2013-06-20
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2013-08-02
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2013-09-20
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2014-03-20
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2016-06-20


Supersedes EN 60598-2-11:2005
EN 60598-2-11:2005/corrigendum Aug. 2005
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) EN 60598-1

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(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

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.