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Reference EN 61189-3:2008
Title Test methods for electrical materials, printed boards and other interconnection structures and assemblies - Part 3: Test methods for interconnection structures (printed boards)
Project Number 17167
Abstract/Scope Provides a catalogue of test methods representing methodologies and procedures that can be applied to test materials used for manufacturing interconnection structures (printed boards) and assemblies. The major changes with regard to the previous edition concern the addition of 25 new test methods and the deletion of Annex B.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2008-01-08
Current Stage code deadline 2008-09-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 91
Reference Document IEC 61189-3:2007 (EQV)
ICS 31.180 - Printed circuits and boards
Keywords Printed board; Interconnection
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2008-01-08 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 2007-09-17 2007-10-17 export to doc file  EN
5020 2007-07-13 2007-09-14  
3090 2006-12-15 2006-12-31  
4099 2006-09-29 2006-12-31  
5060 2006-05-23 2006-06-06 export to doc file  EN
5020 2005-12-16 2006-05-19  
1090 2005-12-16 2005-12-16  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2007-12-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2008-01-08
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 61189-3:1997
EN 61189-3:1997/A1:1999
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) ISO 4046:1978
ISO 9002:1994
ISO 9453:2006
EN 60051-1:1998
EN 60068-1:1994
HD 323.2.20 S3:1988
EN 60068-2-78:2001
IEC 60169-15:1979
EN 60454-1:1994
EN 60454-3-1:1998
EN 60584-1:1995
EN 60695-11-5:2005
EN 61188-1-2:1998
EN 61189-1:1997
EN 61190-1-1:2002
EN 61190-1-2:2007
EN 62326-4:1997
EN 62326-4-1:1997

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