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Reference EN 60704-3:1994
Title Test code for the determination of airborne acoustical noise emitted by household and similar electrical appliances - Part 3: Procedure for determining and verifying declared noise emission values
Project Number 1912
Abstract/Scope Describes procedures for determining and verifying the declared values of the noise emitted by household and similar electrical appliances covered by EN 60704-1 and EN 60704-2 dealing with particular requirements for special categories of appliances. Applies to appliances being produced in quantity (series, batches, lots) manufactured to the same technical specification and characterized by the same labelled value of noise emission.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1994-12-19
Current Stage code deadline 1995-09-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 59
Reference Document IEC 60704-3:1992 (EQV)
ICS 17.140.20 - Noise emitted by machines and equipment
Keywords Household appliances; Acoustical; Noise; Airborne; Declared noise
Note Superseded by EN 60704-3:2006
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
All Noise emissions Use B2B


Deadline Date
6060 1994-12-19 1995-09-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 1994-10-04 1994-11-04  
5061 1994-07-26 1994-09-01  
5020 1993-12-21 1994-06-30  
3090 1993-07-23 1994-01-23  
3090 1989-04-04 1989-10-04  
1591 1989-03-07 1989-04-04  
1520 1988-09-23 1988-12-31  
1099 1988-09-07 1988-09-22  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1994-10-04
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1994-12-19
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1995-03-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1995-09-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 1995-09-01


Superseded by EN 60704-3:2006
Normative reference (6) EN 60704-1:1994

(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.