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Explosive Atmospheres - Part 0: Equipment - General Requirements

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Standard 60079-0, Edition 6 Edition Date: July 26, 2013 $454.00-$1,134.00

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Referenced Standards (53)

20 14 General-Use Snap Switches
50E 2 Enclosures for Electrical Equipment, Environmental Considerations
67 13 Standard for Panelboards
94 6 Standard for Tests for Flammability of Plastic Materials for Parts in Devices and Appliances
153 13 Standard for Portable Electric Luminaires
157 2 Standard for Gaskets and Seals
347 6 Medium-Voltage AC Contactors, Controllers, and Control Centers
427 5 Standard for Refrigerating Units
429 7 Standard for Electrically Operated Valves
464 10 Audible Signaling Devices for Fire Alarm and Signaling Systems, Including Accessories
486C 7 Splicing Wire Connectors
486E 5 Standard for Equipment Wiring Terminals for Use with Aluminum and/or Copper Conductors
489 13 Molded-Case Circuit Breakers, Molded-Case Switches, and Circuit-Breaker Enclosures
498 16 Standard for Attachment Plugs and Receptacles
508 18 Standard for Industrial Control Equipment
512 1 Standard for Halogenated Agent Hand and Wheeled Fire Extinguishers
514A 11 Metallic Outlet Boxes
514B 6 Conduit, Tubing, and Cable Fittings
514C 4 Standard for Nonmetallic Outlet Boxes, Flush-Device Boxes, and Covers
746A 6 Standard for Polymeric Materials - Short Term Property Evaluations
746B 5 Standard for Polymeric Materials - Long Term Property Evaluations
746C 7 Standard for Polymeric Materials - Use in Electrical Equipment Evaluations
746D 8 Standard for Polymeric Materials - Fabricated Parts
746E 6 Standard for Polymeric Materials - Industrial Laminates, Filament Wound Tubing, Vulcanized Fibre, and Materials Used In Printed-Wiring Boards
840 3 Standard for Insulation Coordination Including Clearances and Creepage Distances for Electrical Equipment
864 10 Standard for Control Units and Accessories for Fire Alarm Systems
873 12 Standard for Temperature-Indicating and -Regulating Equipment
924 10 Standard for Emergency Lighting and Power Equipment
943 5 Ground-Fault Circuit-Interrupters
1053 7 Standard for Ground-Fault Sensing and Relaying Equipment
1059 4 Standard for Terminal Blocks
1097 6 Double Insulation Systems for Use in Electrical Equipment
1104 2 Standard for Marine Navigation Lights
1480 6 Speakers for Fire Alarm and Signaling Systems, Including Accessories
1481 5 Standard for Power Supplies for Fire-Protective Signaling Systems
1562 4 Standard for Transformers, Distribution, Dry-Type - Over 600 Volts
1598 4 Luminaires
1598A 1 Standard for Supplemental Requirements for Luminaires for Installation on Marine Vessels
1638 5 Visible Signaling Devices for Fire Alarm and Signaling Systems, Including Accessories
1682 5 Plugs, Receptacles, and Cable Connectors of the Pin and Sleeve Type
1740 4 Standard for Robots and Robotic Equipment
1971 3 Standard for Signaling Devices for the Hearing Impaired
2111 1 Standard for Overheating Protection for Motors
2225 4 Standard for Cables and Cable-Fittings For Use In Hazardous (Classified) Locations
60079-1 7 Standard for Explosive Atmospheres - Part 1: Equipment Protection by Flameproof Enclosures “d”
60079-5 4 Standard for Explosive atmospheres - Part 5: Equipment protection by powder filling “q”
60079-6 4 Standard for Explosive Atmospheres - Part 6: Equipment Protection by Liquid Immersion 'o'
60079-7 5 Standard for Explosive Atmospheres - Part 7: Equipment Protection by Increased Safety ''e''
60079-11 6 Explosive Atmospheres - Part 11: Equipment Protection by Intrinsic Safety 'i'
60079-15 5 Explosive atmospheres - Part 15: Equipment protection by type of protection 'n'
60079-18 4 Standard for Explosive Atmospheres - Part 18: Equipment Protection by Encapsulation 'm'
60947-1 5 Low-Voltage Switchgear and Controlgear - Part 1: General rules
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