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DIN EN IEC 60331-1 VDE 0482-331-1:2020-08

* German Language Version *

Tests for electric cables under fire conditions – Circuit integrity

Part 1: Test method for fire with shock at a temperature of at least 830°C for cables of rated voltage up to and including 0,6/1,0 kV and with an overall diameter exceeding 20 mm

(IEC 60331-1:2018); German version EN IEC 60331-1:2019
Class/Status: Standard, valid
Released: 2020-08
VDE Art. No.: 0400413

This part of IEC 60331 specifies the test method for cables which are required to maintain circuit integrity when subject to fire and mechanical shock under specified conditions. This document is applicable to cables of rated voltage not exceeding 600 V/1 000 V, including those of rated voltage below 80 V, metallic data and telecom cables and optical fibre cables.