FprEN 60898-1

Electrical accessories - Circuit-breakers for overcurrent protection for household and similar installations - Part 1: Circuit-breakers for a.c. operation FprEN 60898-1

General information

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CLC/TC 23E Circuit breakers and similar devices for household and similar applications

European Norm


IEC 60898-1:2015(E) applies to a.c. air-break circuit-breakers for operation at 50 Hz, 60 Hz or 50/60 Hz, having a rated voltage not exceeding 440 V (between phases), a rated current not exceeding 125 A and a rated short-circuit capacity not exceeding 25 000 A. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2002, Amendment 1:2002 and Amendment 2:2003. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:

a) Revision of 9.5 Terminals

b) Revision of the test of glow wire

c) Simplification of the figures for short circuit tests.

Life cycle


EN 60898-1:2003


FprEN 60898-1
50.98 Project deleted
Mar 21, 2014