BS EN 61082-1:2015 Preparation of documents used in electrotechnology. Rules

BS EN 61082-1:2015

Preparation of documents used in electrotechnology. Rules

Status : Current, Under review   Published : January 2015



What is this standard about? 

BS EN 61082-1:2015 is part of a family of interrelated standards covering electrotechnical documentation. It contains specific guidance on the process of producing electrical documents and plans. 

Who is this standard for?

  • Anyone wishing to produce their own documents 
  • Software designers
  • CAD operators
  • Technical authors
  • Manufacturers/designers/marketers of technical documentation systems

Why should you use this standard?

As more and more documents are produced electronically, BS EN 61082-1 provides a comprehensive guide to all aspects involved in the process. This includes specifications on format selection, paper sizes, numbering systems, document grids, notations, circuit and connection diagrams, pictorial representations plus use of symbols.

What’s changed since the last update?

BS EN 61082-1:2015 has been systematically reviewed by experts, who have taken into consideration recent technological and industry developments in this area. Changes include:

  • Improved terminal designations
  • Greater guidance on the use of inset tables
  • Updated references and terminology 

Standard NumberBS EN 61082-1:2015
TitlePreparation of documents used in electrotechnology. Rules
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date31 January 2015
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)ISO 5455, ISO 128-22, ISO 81714-1, IEC 62491, IEC 61293, ISO 128-30, IEC 82079-1, EN 61355-1:2008, EN 60848, EN 61666, IEC 82045-1:2001, EN 62027, HD 457 S1, IEC 81346-1, IEC 61286, EN 81714-2:2007, EN 61293, IEC 61355-1:2008, ISO 5457:1999, ISO 3098-5, EN 60027, EN 82045-2, IEC 61175, EN 82079-1, EN ISO 81714-1, IEC 60375, ISO 2594, ISO 80000, EN 61286, EN 61175, IEC 82045-2, ISO 5456-2, EN 81346-1, IEC 62027, IEC 60757, EN ISO 5457:1999, IEC 61666, IEC 60848, EN ISO 5455, IEC 60027, IEC 62023, EN ISO 80000, IEC 60617, EN 62491, EN 82045-1:2001, IEC 81714-2:2006, EN ISO 3098-5, EN ISO 5456-2, EN 62023, EN 60375
Informative References(Provided for Information)IEC 60417, ISO 10628, ISO 14084, ISO 129-1:2004, ISO/IEC 2382-1:1993, ISO 128-50:2001, ISO 6428:1982, ISO 128-44:2001, ISO 128-24:1999, ISO 128-40:2001, IEC 60204-1:2009, IEC 60050, IEC 60445:2010, ISO 14617, ISO 7200:2004, IEC 60073:2002, ISO 10209:2012, IEC 61506:1997, ISO 128-21:1997, ISO 128-23:1999, ISO 5807:1985, ISO 128-25:1999, ISO 3864-1:2002, ISO/IEC 8613-1:1994, ISO 128-34:2001
ReplacesBS EN 61082-1:2006
International RelationshipsEN 61082-1:2015,IEC 61082-1:2014
Draft Superseded By12/30257495 DC
DescriptorsDocuments, Designations, Installation, Logic diagrams, Engineering drawings, Electronic engineering, Graphic representation, Tables (data), Circuit diagrams, Electronic equipment and components, Electric cables, Drawings, Graphic symbols, Electrical engineering, Technical documents, Identification methods, Electrical equipment, Technical drawing, Diagrams
Title in FrenchÉtablissement des documents utilisés en électrotechnique. Règles
Title in GermanDokumente der Elektrotechnik. Regeln
ISBN978 0 580 77608 3
File Size2.082 MB

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