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IEC 60320-2-3

Appliance couplers for household and similar general purposes – Part 2-3: Appliance couplers with a degree of protection higher than IPX0

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Organization: IEC
Publication Date: 1 June 2018
Status: active
Page Count: 40
ICS Code (Plugs, socket-outlets, couplers): 29.120.30
scope:

This part of lEC 60320 sets the general requirements for appliance couplers for two poles and two poles with earth contact and for the connection of electrical devices for household and similar onto the mains supply.

This part of lEC 60320 is also valid for appliance inlets/appliance outlets integrated or incorporated in appliances.

The rated voltage does not exceed 250 V (a.c.) and the rated current does not exceed 16 A.

Appliance couplers complying with this part of lEC 60320 are suitable for normal use at ambient temperatures not normally exceeding +40 °C, but their average over a period of 24 h does not exceed +35 °C, with a lower limit of the ambient air temperature of -5 °C.

Appliance couplers are not suitable for

- use in place of plug and socket-outlet systems according to IEC 60884-1.

- use in place of devices for connecting luminaires (DCLs) according to IEC 61995 or luminaire supporting couplers (LSCs).

NOTE Requirements for d.c. are under consideration.

This document applies to appliance couplers with a degree of protection against ingress of water higher than IPX0.

Document History

IEC 60320-2-3
June 1, 2018
Appliance couplers for household and similar general purposes – Part 2-3: Appliance couplers with a degree of protection higher than IPX0
This part of lEC 60320 sets the general requirements for appliance couplers for two poles and two poles with earth contact and for the connection of electrical devices for household and similar onto...
January 1, 2005
Appliance Couplers for Household and Similar General Purposes - Part 2-3: Appliance Coupler with a Degree of Protection Higher Than IPX0
This clause of IEC 60320-1 applies amended as follows: This standard applies to two-pole non-reversible appliance couplers for cold conditions for a.c. only, with a degree of protection against...
September 1, 1998
Appliance Couplers for Household and Similar General Purposes - Part 2-3: Appliance Coupler with a Degree of Protection Higher Than IPX0
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September 1, 1998
Appliance Couplers for Household and Similar General Purposes - Part 2-3: Appliance Coupler with a Degree of Protection Higher Than IPX0
A description is not available for this item.

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