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Explosives for civil uses - Detonators and detonating cord relays - Part 1: Requirements

General information

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CEN/TC 321 Explosives for civil uses

European Norm

71.100.30   Explosives. Pyrotechnics and fireworks


This document specifies the requirements for electric detonators, non-electric detonators, plain detonators, electronic detonators, electronic initiation systems, surface connectors, leading wires, shock tubes, coupling accessories and detonating cord relays.
This document specifies classification for electric detonators.
This document does not cover devices and accessories for reliable and safe function of detonators and relays; for this, see EN 13763 26:2004.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Directive 2014/28/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 the making available on the market and supervision of explosives for civil uses

Life cycle


EN 13857-3:2002

EN 13763-1:2004


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