2. Search and find publications

Do you have publications in database format?

Several publications are available in database format. You will find the complete list here

For some of them the access is on an annual subscription basis and is by means of a username and password.

IEC 60061 - Lamp caps and holders together with gauges for the control of interchangeability and safety
Contains the recommendations of the IEC in regard to lamp caps and holders in general use, together with relevant gauges, with the object of securing international interchangeability. Some 900 standard sheets in PDF format can be accessed from the various indexes and through the search facility.

IEC 60191-2 - Mechanical standardization of semiconductor devices - Part 2: Dimensions
Contains more than 220 standard sheets covering device outline drawings and the types of semiconductor devices generally mounted in the packages. The drawings represent the unification of national standards.

IEC 60417 and ISO 7000 - Graphical symbols for use on equipment
Contains more than 5 000 graphical symbols used to identify equipment or a part of equipment, indicate functional states, designate connections, provide information on packaging or provide instruction for the operation of the equipment. Various search and navigation facilities allow for easy retrieval of graphical symbols.

IEC 60617 - Graphical symbols for diagrams
Contains 1 900 graphical symbols for use in electrotechnical diagrams. The database also provides classified views (by shape, function and application) and a search facility. Available in English, French and Japanese.

For IEC 60417 / ISO 7000 and IEC 60617 individual symbols may be purchased at CHF 30.- per symbol. Simply contact us mentioning which symbols you wish to buy and we will send you a quote.

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