IEC 61008-1:1996 Withdrawn

Residual current operated circuit-breakers without integral overcurrent protection for household and similar uses (RCCBs) - Part 1: General rules


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Applies to residual current operated circuit-breakers functionally independent of, or functionally dependent on, line voltage for household and similar uses, not incorporating overcurrent protection, for rated voltages not exceeding 440 V a.c. and rated currents not exceeding 125 A, intended principally for protection against shock hazard. This part includes definitions, requirements and tests, covering all types of RCCBs.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date1996-12-31
Withdrawal date2010-02-11
Available language(s)English/French
TC/SCTC 23/SC 23E - Circuit-breakers and similar equipment for household userss
ICS29.120.50 - Fuses and other overcurrent protection devices
Stability date  2010
File size1008 KB

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