IEC 60531:1999 

Household electric thermal storage room heaters - Methods for measuring performance


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Applies to electric storage heaters intended to heat the room in which they are located. It defines the main performance characteristics and describes methods for measuring these characteristics. It does not apply to heating appliances incorporated in the building structure, to central heating systems or to floor heating appliances.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date1999-01-07
Available language(s)English/French, Spanish
TC/SCTC 59/SC 59C - Electrical heating appliances for household and similar purposesrss
ICS97.100.10 - Electric heaters
Stability date  2022
File size326 KB

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