BSI - BS EN 60529
Degrees of Protection Provided by Enclosures (IP Code)
|Publication Date:||31 January 1992|
|ICS Code (Other electrical accessories):||29.120.99|
|ICS Code (Protection against electric shock. Live working):||13.260|
|ICS Code (Electrical engineering in general):||29.020|
|ICS Code (Other components for electrical equipment):||29.100.99|
Gives uniformity in methods of describing the protection provided by enclosures and in tests to prove various degrees of protection. Provides an optional extension of the IP code by an additional letter A-D, if the actual protection of persons against access to hazardous parts is higher than that indicated by the first characteristic numeral.