1. Jun15

    Posted on Thursday, June 15, 2017

    DEF-STD 59-411 and the challenge of Land Class A

    DEF STD 59-411 was issued by the UK Ministry of Defence in 2007 for land, sea and air equipment.  It replaced DEF STD 59-41 and other EMC related Defence Standards. DEF-STD 59-411 is organised into 5 sections and the tables below show how it differs from the previous standard

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  2. Jun5

    Posted on Monday, June 5, 2017

    New Version of EN61000-3-2, The Harmonic Current Standard

    EN61000-3-2:2006+A2:2009 is the present standard for limits for harmonic current emissions for equipment with an input current less than, or equal to 16A per phase but will be withdrawn and replaced by EN61000-3-2:2014 on 30th June, 2017.

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  3. Apr10

    Posted on Monday, April 10, 2017

    The New Safety Standard for ITE and AV Equipment: IEC62368-1

    Background of IEC62368-1 The boundaries between information technology and audio/ video technology have become increasingly blurred. For example, “when is a 15” TFT device a TV and when is it a PC monitor?” or “is a smartphone a telephone, a PC or is it a...

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  4. Feb2

    Posted on Thursday, February 2, 2017

    EN55032 Replaces EN55022

    EN55032 is the new standard for EMC emissions replacing EN55022, the standard for ITE equipment, and two other EMC standards; EN55013 & EN55103 related to broadcast, audio, video & entertainment systems. The Date Of Withdrawal (DOW) for EN55022 is March 5th 2017.

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  5. Sep7

    Posted on Wednesday, September 7, 2016

    Medical EMC; 4th Edition

    Medical electrical equipment – Part 1-2: General requirements for basic safety and essential performance – Collateral Standard: Electromagnetic disturbances – Requirements and tests

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  6. Sep10

    Posted on Wednesday, September 10, 2014

    IEC60601: understanding the changes from 2nd to 3rd edition

    The general standard IEC 60601 is the accepted standard for medical equipment, especially for medical electrical equipment and general requirements for basic patient safety. The standard 60601 is a widely accepted benchmark series for medical electrical equipment and compliance...

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