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Reference EN 60603-7:1997
Title Connectors for frequencies below 3 MHz for use with printed boards - Part 7: Detail specification for connectors, 8-way, including fixed and free connectors with common mating features, with assessed quality
Project Number 7864
Abstract/Scope Covers an 8-way connector system of 4, 6 or 8 contacts consisting of a range of free and fixed connectors. The connectors cover a variety of different mounting configurations and termination types with a common mating configuration. Fixed connectors ate provided with terminations suitable for solder, insulation displacement, screw terminal, crimp, insulation piercing termination, printed board mounting and flying leads. Free connectors are provided for crimp, insulation piercing and insulation displacement termination to cable assemblies with tinsel, stranded or solid wire conductors.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1997-01-09
Current Stage code deadline 1997-09-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 48B
Reference Document IEC 60603-7:1996 (EQV)
ICS 31.220.10 - Plug-and-socket devices. Connectors
Keywords Connector; Fixed and free connector; Printed board; Common mating feature
Note EN following parallel vote * D114/118: CLC/TC 48B disbanded * Superseded by EN 60603-7:2009
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Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 1997-01-09 1997-09-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 1996-12-09 1997-01-09  
5062 1996-10-21 1996-12-09  
5020 1996-08-06 1996-09-30  
1090 1996-08-06 1996-12-06  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1996-12-09
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1997-01-09
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1997-03-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1997-09-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 1997-09-01


Supersedes EN 60603-7:1993
Superseded by EN 60603-7:2009
Normative reference (6) ITU-T Recommendation K.20:1984
ISO 468:1982
IEC 60050-581:1978
EN 60068-1:1994
IEC 60326-3:1991
EN 60352-2:1994
EN 60352-3:1994
EN 60352-4:1994
IEC 60410:1973
IEC 60512-2:1985
IEC 60512-3:1976
IEC 60512-4:1976
IEC 60512-5:1992
IEC 60512-6:1984
IEC 60512-7:1988
IEC 60512-8:1993
EN 60603-1:1998
EN 60664-1:2003
IEC 60807-1:1991
IEC QC 001001:1986
IEC QC 001002:1986

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