IEC 60320-2-3:2018 

Appliance couplers for household and similar general purposes - Part 2-3: Appliance couplers with a degree of protection higher than IPX0

Note: a redline version of this publication exists
IEC 60320-2-3:2018 RLV


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IEC 60320-2-3:2018 is now available as IEC 60320-2-3:2018 RLV which contains the International Standard and its Redline version, showing all changes of the technical content compared to the previous edition.

IEC 60320-1:2018 applies with the following addition: This document applies to appliance couplers with a degree of protection against ingress of water higher than IPX0. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 1998 and Amendment 1:2004. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:
- Aligned with IEC 60320-1:2015.
- The scope is extended to cover current ratings up to and including 16 A.
- The scope is extended to cover Class I appliance couplers.
- The scope is extended to cover appliance couplers for hot and very hot conditions.
- Added classification regarding the use of retaining devices.
- Added classification for indoor and outdoor use.

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Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date2018-06-29
Available language(s)English/French, Spanish
TC/SCTC 23/SC 23G - Appliance couplersrss
ICS29.120.30 - Plugs, socket-outlets, couplers
Stability date  2025
File size1189 KB

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