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Reference EN 60265-2:1993
Title High-voltage switches - Part 2: High-voltage switches for rated voltages of 52 kV and above
Project Number 2987
Abstract/Scope Applicable to three-phase alternating-current switches, having making and breaking current ratings, for indoor and outdoor installations, for rated voltages 52 kV and above, and for rated frequencies up to and including 60 Hz.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1993-08-17
Current Stage code deadline 1994-03-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 17A
Reference Document IEC 60265-2:1988 (EQV) + corrigendum Feb. 1990 (EQV)
ICS 29.120.40 - Switches
Keywords Switch; HV
Note Conversion of HD 355.2 S2 * Superseded by EN 62271-104:2009
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Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
5.2 Emissions to air - SF6 Manufacturing B2B
10.4.1 Waste Disposal B2C


Deadline Date
6060 1993-08-17 1994-03-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 1993-07-06 1993-08-06  
5020 1992-11-18 1993-02-28  
1090 1992-10-31 1993-04-30  
1021 1992-05-07    

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1993-07-06
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1993-08-17
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1993-09-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1994-03-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) -


Superseded by EN 62271-104:2009
Normative reference (6) IEC 60050-441:1984
HD 348 S7:1998
IEC 60059:1938
IEC 60071-1:1976
EN 60129:1994
IEC 60137:1984
IEC 60270:1981
HD 448 S4:1996

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(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Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

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