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Reference HD 22.8 S2:1994/A1:1999
Title Cables of rated voltages up to and including 450/750 V and having cross-linked insulation - Part 8: Polychloroprene or equivalent synthetic elastomer sheathed cable for decorative chains
Project Number 7594
Abstract/Scope This Part 8 of the HD details the particular requirements for rubber insulated, polychloroprene, or other equivalent synthetic elastomer, sheathed cable of rated voltage Uo/U not exceeding 300/500 V for use as decorative chains. Each cable shall comply with the appropriate requirements given in Part 1 of this HD and the particular requirements of this Part. NOTE: The overall dimensions in this Part of HD 22 have been calculated in accordance with EN 60719.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1999-01-07
Current Stage code deadline 1999-06-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 20
Reference Document  
ICS 29.060.20 - Cables
Keywords Cable; Rubber insulated; Decorative chain; Polychloroprene
Note Superseded by EN 50525-2-82:2011 (PR=21978)
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 1999-01-07 1999-06-01 export to doc file  EN
6020 1998-09-01 1998-12-01  
5099 1998-08-01 1998-09-01  
5062 1998-05-18 1998-08-01  
5020 1997-08-06 1998-02-15  
5000 1997-06-26 1997-12-26  
3090 1996-06-24 1997-06-01  
3020 1996-02-01 1996-08-01  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1998-08-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1999-01-07
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1998-12-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1999-06-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2000-06-01


Superseded by EN 50525-2-82:2011
Normative reference (6)  

(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.