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Reference EN 60793-2-30:2013
Title Optical fibres - Part 2-30: Product specifications - Sectional specification for category A3 multimode fibres
Project Number 23676
Abstract/Scope IEC 60793-2-30:2012(E) is applicable sub-categories A3a, A3b, A3c, A3d and A3e. Three types of requirements apply to these fibres: general requirements, as defined in IEC 60793-2; specific requirements common to the category A3 multimode fibres covered in this standard and which are given in Clause 3; particular requirements applicable to the individual sub-categories or specific applications (e.g. automotive or industrial applications), which are defined in the normative sub-category annexes. This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition, published in 2007. It constitutes a technical revision andincludes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition: addition of a new sub-category A3e; changed unit for core-cladding concentricity error and proof stress level. Keyworks: A3 multimode fibres, sectional specification, sub-categories A3a, A3b, A3c, A3d and A3e


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2013-01-25
Current Stage code deadline 2013-08-29
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 86A
Reference Document IEC 60793-2-30:2012 (EQV)
ICS 33.180.10 - Fibres and cables
Keywords Optic; Optical fibre; Multimode
Note Supersedes EN 60793-2-30:2009
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6060 2013-01-25 2013-08-29 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2012-11-29 2012-12-27  
5060 2012-01-13 2012-02-29 export to doc file  EN
5020 2011-08-05 2012-01-06  
1090 2011-08-02 2011-08-05  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2012-11-29
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2013-01-25
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2013-02-28
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2013-08-29
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2015-11-29


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