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DIN VDE 0100-420 VDE 0100-420:2013-02

* German Language Version *

Low-voltage electrical installations

Part 4-42: Protection for safety – Protection against thermal effects

(IEC 60364-4-42:2010, modified); German implementation HD 60364-4-42:2011
Class/Status: Standard, withdrawn
Released: 2013-02
VDE Art. No.: 0100167


This standard applies to electrical installations with regard to measures for the protection of persons, livestock and property against
- thermal effects, combustion or degradation of materials, and risk of burns caused by electrical equipment,
- flames in case of a fire hazard being propagated from electrical installations to other fire compartments segregated by barriers which are in the vicinity, and
- the impairment of the safe functioning of electrical equipment including safety services.