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Reference EN 60309-4:2007/A1:2012
Title Plugs, socket-outlets and couplers for industrial purposes - Part 4: Switched socket-outlets and connectors with or without interlock
Project Number 23617
Abstract/Scope This part of IEC 60309 applies to self-contained products that combine within a single enclosure, a socket-outlet or connector according to IEC 60309-1 or IEC 60309-2 and a switching device, with a rated operating voltage not exceeding 690 V d.c. or a.c. and 500 Hz , and a rated current not exceeding 250 A, primarily intended for industrial use, either indoors or outdoors.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2012-04-27
Current Stage code deadline 2013-01-19
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Directive(s) LVD (2006/95/EC)
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 23H
Reference Document IEC 60309-4:2006/A1:2012 (EQV)
ICS 29.120.30 - Plugs, socket-outlets, couplers
Keywords Industrial purpose; Plug; Socket-outlet; Coupler; Connector; Interlock
Note 2012-03-21: Publication processing allocated to
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6060 2012-04-27 2013-01-19 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2012-04-19 2012-05-17  
5060 2012-02-27 2012-03-19 export to doc file  EN
5020 2011-12-23 2012-02-24  
3090 2011-12-02 2012-01-31  
5060 2011-11-28 2011-12-19 export to doc file  EN
5020 2011-06-24 2011-11-25  
1090 2011-06-21 2011-06-24  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2012-04-19
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2012-04-27
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2012-07-19
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2013-01-19
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2015-04-19


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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.