FprEN 50214:2024

Flat flexible cables FprEN 50214:2024

Publication date:   Feb 23, 2024

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50.20 Proof sent to secretariat or FDIS ballot initiated: 8 weeks   Feb 23, 2024


CLC/TC 20 Electric cables

European Norm

29.035.20   Plastics and rubber insulating materials | 29.060.20   Cables



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This document covers the construction, requirements and particular test methods for flat, flexible PVC or halogen-free insulated and sheathed cables, of rated voltage Uo/U 300/500 V and above 1 mm2, Uo/U 450/750 V for use in passenger and goods lifts (elevators), and Uo/U 450/750 V for general purposes and for special applications such as hoists and travelling cranes.
NOTE 1 This revision is in accordance with an agreement with CEN TC 10 to specify in the same standard a) flexible cables for lifts as required by EN 81-series, and b) flexible cable for applications such as hoists and travelling cranes, previously found in HD 359. In accordance with this agreement, only those cables in Clauses 5 and 6 are suitable for use with EN 81-series.
NOTE 2 The limits for the overall diameter of the cables have been calculated in accordance with EN 60719.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Directive 2014/35/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 of electrical equipment designed for use within certain voltage limits

Life cycle


EN 50214:2006

EN 50214:2006/corrigendum Dec. 2007


FprEN 50214:2024
50.20 Proof sent to secretariat or FDIS ballot initiated: 8 weeks
Feb 23, 2024