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Reference EN 60335-2-4:1995
Title Safety of household and similar electrical appliances - Part 2-4: Particular requirements for spin extractors
Project Number 5042
Abstract/Scope Deals with the safety of electric spin extractors for household and similar purposes, having a capacity not exceeding 10 kg of dry cloth and a drum peripheral speed not exceeding 50 m/s, their rated voltages being not more than 250 V for single-phase appliances and 480 V for other appliances. Spin extractors incorporated in washing machines are within the scope of this standard, irrespective of their capacity.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 1995-06-20
Current Stage code deadline 1996-01-01
Deadline date for vote  


Mandate(s) M/083
Order Voucher BC/CLC/94-07


IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 61
Reference Document IEC 60335-2-4:1993 (EQV)
ICS 97.060 - Laundry appliances
Keywords Household appliances; Spin extractor; Safety
Note To be read with EN 60335-1:1994 * Superseded by EN 60335-2-4:2002
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
22.22 Hazardous substances - Asbestos Manufacturing B2B
Annex B.7.12 Hazardous substances - Batteries Disposal B2C
22.41 Hazardous substances - Heavy metals Use B2B
22.23 Hazardous substances - PCB Manufacturing B2B
32 Radiation Use B2B


Deadline Date
6060 1995-06-20 1996-01-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 1995-05-15 1995-06-15  
5061 1995-04-14 1995-05-15  
5020 1994-11-21 1995-02-28  
4099 1994-04-15 1994-07-15  
4020 1993-09-17 1994-03-20  
1021 1993-09-08    
1000 1993-08-23    

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 1995-05-15
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 1995-06-20
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 1995-10-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 1996-01-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 1998-01-01


Supersedes EN 60335-2-4:1989
EN 60335-2-4:1989/A2:1992
EN 60335-2-4:1989/A51:1991
Superseded by EN 60335-2-4:2002
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.