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Reference EN 60794-2-41:2008
Title Optical fibre cables - Part 2-41: Indoor cables - Product specification for simplex and duplex buffered A4 fibres
Project Number 21014
Abstract/Scope IEC 60794-2-41:2008(E) covers simplex and duplex buffered A4a through A4g fibres for indoor use. These may be cut into short lengths, which can be used in patchcord cable assemblies. The requirements of sectional specification IEC 60794-2 are applicable to cables covered by this standard.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2008-09-30
Current Stage code deadline 2009-05-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 86A
Reference Document IEC 60794-2-41:2008 (EQV)
ICS 33.180.10 - Fibres and cables
Keywords Optical fibre; Cable; Indoor; Simplex cable; Duplex cable
Note To be used in conjunction with EN 60794-1-1:2002, EN 60794-1-2:2003 and EN 60794-2:2003
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6060 2008-09-30 2009-05-01 export to doc file  EN  DE
5099 2008-08-01 2008-10-01  
5060 2008-06-17 2008-07-01 export to doc file  EN
5020 2008-04-11 2008-06-13  
3090 2007-05-25 2007-08-31  
5060 2007-05-14 2007-05-28 export to doc file  EN
5020 2006-12-08 2007-05-11  
1090 2006-12-05 2006-12-08  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2008-08-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2008-09-30
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2008-11-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2009-05-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2011-08-01


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