International Standards and Conformity Assessment for all electrical, electronic and related technologies
Degrees of protection provided by enclosures
TC 70 Scope
To prepare international standards including appropriate testmethods for degrees of protection provided by enclosuresagainst ingress of solid foreign objects and water and againstaccess to dangerous parts.Such degrees should be expressed by the IP Code.Standardization of access probes for use in IEC Publications.NOTE: There is no intention on the part of TC 70 to establish test methods if they are already available in IEC Publications, e.g. Publication 68.Horizontal Safety Function:Degrees of protection provided by the enclosures againstingress of foreign solid bodies, water and access to live ormoving parts and standardization of accessibility probes. Suchdegrees should be expressed by the IP classification system.
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