BS EN 61255:2014 - Household electric heating pads. Methods for measuring performance

BS EN 61255:2014

Household electric heating pads. Methods for measuring performance

Status : Current   Published : October 2014



IEC 61255:2014 applies to electric heating pads for household use. This International Standard defines the main performance characteristics of electric heating pads and specifies methods for measuring these characteristics, for the information of users. This International Standard does not specify values for performance characteristics. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:

a) extended classification;

b) extended list of measurements;

c) temperature measurement means changed to thermocouples.

Standard NumberBS EN 61255:2014
TitleHousehold electric heating pads. Methods for measuring performance
Publication Date31 October 2014
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)IEC 62301:2011, EN ISO 2439, EN 50564:2011, ISO 2439
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 60335-2-17, EN ISO 3758, IEC 60335-2-17, ISO 3758
ReplacesBS EN 61255:1995, IEC 61255:1994
International RelationshipsEN 60534-9:2007,EN 61255:2014,IEC 60534-9:2007,IEC 61255:2014
Draft Superseded By13/30284885 DC
DescriptorsPerformance testing, Heaters, Classification systems, Test equipment, Weight measurement, Electrical household appliances, Temperature measurement, Electrical medical equipment, Electric pads, Thermal stability, Thermal testing, Testing conditions, Electric heaters, Dimensional measurement, Medical equipment
Title in FrenchCoussins chauffants électriques pour usage domestique. Méthodes de mesure des performances
Title in GermanElektrische Haushalt-Heizdecken. Prüfverfahren zur Bestimmung der Gebrauchseigenschaften
ISBN978 0 580 83328 1
File Size596 KB

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