IEC 60335-2-53:2002 Withdrawn

Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2-53: Particular requirements for sauna heating appliances


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Deals with the safety of electric sauna heating appliances having a rated power input not exceeding 20 kW, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V for single-phase and 480 V for other appliances. Sauna heating appliances may be of the thermal storage type. This standard does not apply to appliances intended to be used in locations where special conditions prevail, such as the presence of a corrosive or explosive atmosphere (dust, vapor or gas); appliances intended to cause persiration to only one part of the human body; sweating baths where the head of the user remains outside the heated space; tents and other collapsible sauna baths.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date2002-10-28
Withdrawal date2011-04-20
Available language(s)English, English/French, Spanish
TC/SCTC 61 - Safety of household and similar electrical appliancesrss
ICS97.100.10 - Electric heaters
Stability date  2011
File size548 KB

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