BS EN 61340-5-1:2016 - Electrostatics. Protection of electronic devices from electrostatic phenomena. General requirements
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BS EN 61340-5-1:2016

Electrostatics. Protection of electronic devices from electrostatic phenomena. General requirements

Status : Current, Under review   Published : December 2016



IEC 61340-5-1:2016 is available as

IEC 61340-5-1:2016 RLV

which contains the International Standard and its Redline version, showing all changes of the technical content compared to the previous edition.

IEC 61340-5-1:2016 applies to activities that: manufacture, process, assemble, install, package, label, service, test, inspect, transport or otherwise handle electrical or electronic parts, assemblies and equipment with withstand voltages greater than or equal to 100 V HBM, 200 V CDM and 35 V for isolated conductors. ESDS with lower withstand voltages may require additional control elements or adjusted limits. Processes designed to handle items that have lower ESD withstand voltage(s) can still claim compliance to this standard. This standard provides the requirements for an ESD control program. IEC TR 61340-5-2 [9] provides guidance on the implementation of this standard. This standard does not apply to electrically initiated explosive devices, flammable liquids, gases and powders. The purpose of this standard is to provide the administrative and technical requirements for establishing, implementing and maintaining an ESD control program (hereinafter referred to as the "program"). This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:

a) Technical requirements were changed to align IEC 61340-5-1 with other industry ESD standards;

b) Reference documents were updated to reflect newly released IEC standards;

c) A section on product qualification was added;

d) Table 4 was deleted and detailed packaging requirements were deferred to IEC 61340-5-3;

e) Clause A.1 was removed and is now included in IEC 61340-4-6.

The contents of the corrigendum of May 2017 have been included in this copy.

Standard NumberBS EN 61340-5-1:2016
TitleElectrostatics. Protection of electronic devices from electrostatic phenomena. General requirements
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date31 December 2016
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)IEC 61340-4-6, EN 61340-2-3, EN 61340-5-3, IEC 61340-2-3, IEC 61340-4-9, EN 61340-4-9, EN 61340-4-6, IEC 61340-4-7, EN 61340-4-1, IEC 61340-4-5, EN 61340-4-5, IEC 61340-4-3, IEC 61340-5-3, IEC 61340-4-1, EN 61340-4-3
Informative References(Provided for Information)IEC 60749-26, IEC/TR 61340-5-2, IEC 60749-27, IEC/TS 60479-2, EN 61140, IEC 60364, EN 61010-1, CLC/TR 61340-5-2, EN 60749-27, IEC 61010-1, EN 60364, ANSI/ESDA/JEDEC JS-002:2014, IEC/TS 60479-1, IEC 61140, IEC 60749-26:2018, EN IEC 60749-26:2018
ReplacesBS EN 61340-5-1:2007
International RelationshipsEN 61340-5-1:2016,IEC 61340-5-1:2016
Draft Superseded By14/30267228 DC
DescriptorsPackaging, Electrostatics, Earthing, Electronic equipment and components, Protective footwear, Quality control, Electrostatic protection, Electrical equipment, Protective clothing, Verification, Resistance measurement, Antistatic materials, Training, Electrical resistance materials, Marking, Personnel, Environment (working), Management
Title in FrenchElectrostatique. Protection des dispositifs électroniques contre les phénomènes électrostatiques. Exigences générales
Title in GermanElektrostatik. Schutz von elektronischen Bauelementen gegen elektrostatische Phänomene. Allgemeine Anforderungen
ISBN978 0 580 79781 1
File Size3.747 MB

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