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Reference EN 61274-1:2008
Title Adaptors for fibre optic connectors - Part 1: Generic specification
Project Number 17017
Abstract/Scope Relates to individual fibre optic adaptors such as: -adaptors for connecting a plug connector to an identical type of plug connector; -adaptors for connecting one type of plug connector to a different type of plug connector; -adaptors for connecting a fibre optic connector to their optical devices such as LEDs, switches, etc. The specification includes: -adaptor requirements; -quality assessment procedures. The specific technical changes from the previous edition include the updating of the classification, specification system and standardization system.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2008-01-18
Current Stage code deadline 2008-09-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 86B
Reference Document IEC 61274-1:2007 (EQV)
ICS 33.180.20 - Fibre optic interconnecting devices
Keywords Fibre optic; Adaptor; Connector
Note Superseded by EN 61274-1:2012
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6060 2008-01-18 2008-09-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2007-12-01 2008-02-01  
5061 2007-10-26 2007-12-01  
5060 2007-04-10 2007-04-24 export to doc file  EN
5020 2007-02-02 2007-04-06  
4099 2006-02-10 2006-08-31  
4020 2005-09-02 2006-02-03  
3099 2005-08-30 2005-09-02  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2007-12-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2008-01-18
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2008-03-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2008-09-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2010-12-01


Supersedes EN 61274-1:1997
Superseded by EN 61274-1:2012
Normative reference (6) ISO 129-1:2004
ISO 286-1:1988
ISO 1101:2004
ISO 8601:2004
EN 60027-1:2006
IEC 60050-731:1991
IEC 60410:1973
EN 60695-11-5:2005
EN 60825-1:2007
EN 61300-1:2003
EN 61753-1:2007
EN 61754-1:1997
EN 61755-1:2006
corr. December 2006
IEC/TR 61930:1998
IEC/TR 61931:1998
IEC QC 001002-2:1998
IEC QC 001002-3:2005
IEC 60617-DB

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