BS EN 60695-1-40:2014 - Fire hazard testing. Guidance for assessing the fire hazard of electrotechnical products. Insulating liquids
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BS EN 60695-1-40:2014

Fire hazard testing. Guidance for assessing the fire hazard of electrotechnical products. Insulating liquids

Status : Current   Published : May 2014



IEC 60695-1-40:2013 provides guidance on the minimization of fire hazard arising from the use of electrical insulating liquids, with respect to:

- electrotechnical equipment and systems and

- people, building structures and their contents. It has the status of a horizontal standard in accordance with

IEC Guide 104

and ISO/IEC Guide 51. It is not intended for use by manufacturers or certification bodies. This first edition of IEC 60695-1-40 cancels and replaces the first edition of IEC/TS 60695-1-40 published in 2002. It constitutes a technical revision and now has the status of an International Standard. The main changes with respect to the first edition of IEC/TS 60695-1-40 are the integration of editorial and technical changes throughout the text. Key words: Fire testing, fire hazard, insulating liquids

This publication is to be read in conjunction with

IEC 60695-1-10:2009


Standard NumberBS EN 60695-1-40:2014
TitleFire hazard testing. Guidance for assessing the fire hazard of electrotechnical products. Insulating liquids
Publication Date31 May 2014
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)ISO 1716, ISO 2592, EN 61039, EN ISO 13943:2010, EN 60695-1-10, ISO 13943:2008, IEC 60296, IEC 60695-1-11, IEC 60050, IEC 60944, IEC 60695-7-2, IEC 60465, IEC 60695-4:2012, EN 60296, EN 60695-6-2, IEC 60695-6-2, EN 60695-4:2012, IEC 60695-1-10, EN ISO 1716, IEC 61203, IEC 61039, IEC/TS 60695-8-3, EN 60695-7-2, IEC/TS 60695-5-2, IEC 60695-8-2, EN 60465, EN 60695-8-2, EN ISO 2592, EN 61203, EN 60695-1-11
Informative References(Provided for Information)IEC 61197:1993, IEC Guide 104, IEC 60963:1988, IEC 61144:1992, IEC 62271-202, NFC 17300, IEC 60141-1, IEC 60055-1, IEC 61039, ISO 2719:2002, IEC 61099:2010, IEC 60836:2005, IEC 62271-105:2012, ISO 14000, CENELEC HD 637 S1, AEIC C52-82, NFPA 70, IEEE Std 1221-1993, IEEE Std 241-1990, IEC 60076-8, IEC 60708:2005, IEC 60867, ISO/IEC Guide 51, IEC 60794-1-1:2011
International RelationshipsEN 60695-1-40:2014,IEC 60695-1-40:2013
Draft Superseded By12/30269145 DC
DescriptorsElectronic equipment and components, Flammability, Fire tests, Selection, Electrical components, Ignitability, Electrical equipment, Data
Title in FrenchEssais relatifs aux risques du feu. Guide pour l'évaluation des risques du feu des produits électrotechniques. Liquides isolants
Title in GermanPrüfungen zur Beurteilung der Brandgefahr. Anleitung zur Beurteilung der Brandgefahr von elektrotechnischen Erzeugnissen. Isolierflüssigkeit
ISBN978 0 580 80269 0
File Size1.297 MB

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