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DIN EN 60445 VDE 0197:2018-02

* German Language Version *

Basic and safety principles for man-machine interface, marking and identification

Identification of equipment terminals, conductor terminations and conductors

(IEC 60445:2017 + COR1:2017); German version EN 60445:2017
Class/Status: Standard, valid
Released: 2018-02
VDE Art. No.: 0100434

Contents

This document applies to the identification and marking of terminals of electrical equipment such as resistors, fuses, relays, contactors, transformers, rotating machines and, wherever applicable, to combinations of such equipment (e.g. assemblies), and also applies to the identification of terminations of certain designated conductors. It also provides general rules for the use of certain colours or alphanumeric notations to identify conductors with the aim of avoiding ambiguity and ensuring safe operation.

This Document is related to the following Topics (in bold):

01 GENERALITIES. TERMINOLOGY. STANDARDIZATION. DOCUMENTATION
01.040 Vocabularies
01.070 Colour coding
01.080 Graphical symbols
01.110 Technical product documentation
01.120 Standardization. General rules
01.140 Information sciences. Publishing
13 ENVIRONMENT. HEALTH PROTECTION. SAFETY
13.020 Environmental protection
13.030 Wastes
13.040 Air quality
13.060 Water quality
13.080 Soil quality. Pedology
13.100 Occupational safety. Industrial hygiene
13.110 Safety of machinery
13.180 Ergonomics
13.200 Accident and disaster control
13.220 Protection against fire
13.230 Explosion protection
13.260 Protection against electric shock. Live working
13.280 Radiation protection
13.310 Protection against crime
13.320 Alarm and warning systems
13.340 Protective equipment
29 ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
29.020 Electrical engineering in general
29.035 Insulating materials
29.040 Insulating fluids
29.050 Superconductivity and conducting materials
29.060 Electrical wires and cables
29.080 Insulation
29.100 Components for electrical equipment
29.120 Electrical accessories
29.130 Switchgear and controlgear
29.140 Lamps and related equipment
29.160 Rotating machinery
29.180 Transformers. Reactors
29.200 Rectifiers. Converters. Stabilized power supply
29.220 Galvanic cells and batteries
29.240 Power transmission and distribution networks
29.260 Electrical equipment for working in special conditions
29.280 Electric traction equipment

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