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Reference EN 60335-2-17:2002
Title Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2-17: Particular requirements for blankets, pads, clothing and similar flexible heating appliances
Project Number 13776
Abstract/Scope Deals with the safety of electric blankets, pads and other flexible appliances for heating the bed or human body, for household and similar purposes, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V. This standard also deals with the control units supplied with the appliance.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2002-12-12
Current Stage code deadline 2003-08-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 61
Reference Document IEC 60335-2-17:2002 (EQV)
ICS 13.120 - Domestic safety
97.040.50 - Small kitchen appliances
Keywords Household appliances; Blanket; Pad; Heating; Safety
Note EN following parallel vote * To be read with EN 60335-1:2002 * Superseded by EN 60335-2-17:2013
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
22.22 Hazardous substances - Asbestos Manufacturing B2B
Annex B.7.12 Hazardous substances - Batteries Disposal B2C
22.41 Hazardous substances - Heavy metals Use B2B
22.23 Hazardous substances - PCB Manufacturing B2B
32 Radiation Use B2B


Deadline Date
6060 2002-12-12 2003-08-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2002-11-01 2003-03-01  
5061 2002-09-24 2002-11-01  
5020 2002-06-28 2002-08-30  
4099 2002-06-25 2002-06-28  
4020 2000-03-31 2000-08-31  
3099 2000-03-27 2000-03-31  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2002-11-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2002-12-12
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2003-02-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2003-08-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2005-11-01


Supersedes EN 60335-2-17:1999
Superseded by EN 60335-2-17:2013
Normative reference (6) ISO 2439:1997
ISO 3758:1991

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of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

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