BS EN 61058-1:1992 - Switches for appliances. General requirements

BS EN 61058-1:1992

Switches for appliances. General requirements

Status : Revised, Withdrawn   Published : October 1992 Replaced By : BS EN 61058-1:2002+A2:2008

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Applies to switches for appliances actuated by hand, by foot or by other human activity for use in, on or with appliances and other equipment for household and similar use, with a rated voltage not exceeding 440 V and a rated current not exceeding 63 A.

Standard NumberBS EN 61058-1:1992
TitleSwitches for appliances. General requirements
StatusRevised, Withdrawn
Publication Date15 October 1992
Withdrawn Date01 March 2009
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Replaced ByBS EN 61058-1:2002+A2:2008
ReplacesBS 3955:1986
International RelationshipsEN 61058-1:1992,IEC 61058-1:1990
Amended ByAMD 7986
Draft Superseded By84/28029 DC
DescriptorsSwitches, Electrical household appliances, Electrical safety, Electrical testing, Test specimens, Rated voltage, Rated current, Classification systems, Marking, Instructions for use, Electric terminals, Electric conductors, Symbols, Temperature, Earthing, Electric connectors, Electrical resistance, Flexible conductors, Pull-out tests, Mechanical testing, Thermal testing, Switchgear, Endurance testing, Leakage paths, Clearance distances, Electrical insulation, Dust-tightness tests, Watertightness tests, Protected electrical equipment, Damp-air tests, Dielectric-strength tests, Screws (bolts), Torsion testing, Thermal resistance, Fire resistance, Tracking tests, Corrosion tests, Circuits, Impact testing, Fire tests, Pressure testing, Test equipment
Title in FrenchInterrupteurs pour appareils. Régles générales
Title in GermanGeraeteschalter. Allgemeine Festlegungen
ISBN0 580 21249 1
File Size1.333 MB

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