International Standards and Conformity Assessment for all electrical, electronic and related technologies

TC 48

Electrical connectors and mechanical structures for electrical and electronic equipment


TC 48 Scope

TC 48

Standardization of electric connectors, connecting devices

and mechanical structures for electronic and electrical


Note 1: RF connectors will not be dealt with by the technical committee as they will be covered by TC 46 together with RF cables. However, hybrid connectors, which employ RF contacts, will be handled by TC 48. They will use the appropriate test methods, terminology etc. defined by TC 46 and TC 86 documents.

Note 2 : Sockets for components shall be considered in

co-operation with the relevant technical


Note 3 : Safety requirements for areas already dealt with

by other committees will not be developed by

this technical committee.

Further information

United States of America
Strategic Business Plan
PDF file
Good Working Practice
PDF file
TC 48 Officers