IEC 61058-2-5:2018 ED3

Switches for appliances - Part 2-5: Particular requirements for change-over selectors IEC 61058-2-5:2018 ED3

Publication date:   Nov 2, 2018

General information

60.60 Standard published   Nov 2, 2018


TC 23/SC 23J

International Standard

29.120.40   Switches



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IEC 61058-2-5:2018 is available as IEC 61058-2-5:2018 RLV which contains the International Standard and its Redline version, showing all changes of the technical content compared to the previous edition.

IEC 61058-2-5:2018 applies to change-over selectors (mechanical or electronic) for appliances actuated by hand, by foot or by other human activity, to operate or control electrical appliances and other equipment for household or similar purposes with a rated voltage not exceeding 480 V and a rated current not exceeding 63 A. This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition published in 2010 and constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:
- updated references due to new structure of IEC 61058-1;
- changes on conducting the heating test due to the corresponding changes in IEC 61058-1.

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IEC 61058-2-5:2010 ED2


IEC 61058-2-5:2018 ED3
60.60 Standard published
Nov 2, 2018