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Reference EN 61010-2-020:1994
Title Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control and laboratory use - Part 2-020: Particular requirements for laboratory centrifuges
Project Number 4341
Abstract/Scope Applies to electrically powered laboratory centrifuges but excludes other rotating electrical machinery and the use in explosive atmospheres. Has the status of a group safety publication in accordance with IEC Guide 104.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1994-07-13
Current Stage code deadline 1995-03-15
Deadline date for vote  


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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 66
Reference Document IEC 61010-2-020:1992 (MOD)
ICS 71.040.20 - Laboratory ware and related apparatus
Keywords Laboratory equipment; Centrifuge; Safety
Note Superseded by EN 61010-2-020:2006
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
5.4.102 Others Use, Disposal B2B, B2C
12.5 Noise emissions Manufacturing, Use B2B
5.4.3 Noise emissions Manufacturing, Use B2C
5.4.101 Hazardous substances Use B2B, B2C
13.1 Emissions to air Manufacturing, Use B2B
5.4.4 Emissions to air Manufacturing, Use B2C


Deadline Date
6060 1994-07-13 1995-03-15  
5099 1994-03-08 1994-04-08  
5020 1993-09-17 1993-12-15  
1599 1993-07-06    
1520 1992-12-21 1993-03-31  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1994-03-08
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1994-07-13
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1994-09-15
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1995-03-15
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 1995-03-15


Superseded by EN 61010-2-020:2006
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Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn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.