EN 13463-5:2011

Non-electrical equipment intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres - Part 5: Protection by constructional safety 'c'

Publication date:   Dec 16, 2011

General information

99.60 Withdrawal effective   Apr 6, 2016

CEN

CEN/TC 305 Potentially explosive atmospheres - Explosion prevention and protection

European Norm

13.230   Explosion protection

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1.1 This European Standard specifies the requirements for the design and construction of non-electrical equipment, intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres, protected by the type of protection Constructional Safety "c".
1.2 This European Standard supplements the requirements in EN 13463-1, the contents of which also apply in full to equipment constructed in accordance with this European Standard.
1.3 The type of ignition protection described in the standard can be used either on its own or in combination with other types of ignition protection to meet the requirements for equipment of Group I, category M2 or Group II, categories 1 and 2 depending on the ignition hazard assessment in EN 13463-1. Type of ignition protection "c" is not applicable for Group I for M1. These requirements are specified in EN 50303.
NOTE Most category 3 equipment, only needs to meet the requirements of EN 13463-1, but some category 3 equipment may have to meet the requirements of European Standard for some of the ignition sources identified in the ignition hazard assessment.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard

94/9/EC

Equipment and protective systems intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres (ATEX)

Harmonized/Supporting
2014/34/EU

Directive 2014/34/EU Of The European Parliament And Of The Council of 26 February 2014 on the harmonisation of the laws of the Member States relating to equipment and protective systems intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres (recast)

Harmonized/Supporting

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PREVIOUSLY

Replaces
EN 13463-5:2003

NOW

WITHDRAWN
EN 13463-5:2011
99.60 Withdrawal effective
Apr 6, 2016

REVISED BY

PUBLISHED
EN ISO 80079-37:2016