CEI EN 60704-2-6
Household and similar electrical appliances - Test code for the determination of airborne acoustical noise Part 2: Particular requirements for tumble dryers
|Publication Date:||1 February 2013|
|ICS Code (Laundry appliances):||97.060|
|ICS Code (Noise emitted by machines and equipment):||17.140.20|
These particular requirements apply to single unit electric tumble dryers for household and similar use intended for placing on the floor against a wall, for building-in or placing under a counter, a kitchen worktop or under a sink, for wall-mounting or on a counter. For the purpose of this standard, washer-dryer combinations, when operated as a dryer, are considered as a tumble dryer.
NOTE 101 For washing function, see IEC 60704-2-4.
This standard is also applicable for gas-fired electric tumble dryers.
Types of noise
The methods specified in ISO 3743-1, ISO 3743-2 and ISO 3744 can be used for measuring noise emitted by tumble dryers.
Size of the source
The method specified in ISO 3744 is applicable to noise sources of any size. When applying ISO 3743-1 and ISO 3743-2, care should be taken that the maximum size of the appliance under test fulfils the requirements specified in 1.3 of ISO 3743-1 and ISO 3743-2.