IEC 60906 1 PDF


The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) has developed an international standard V household plug system, to be used one day everywhere in. IEC is an international standard for V AC domestic power plugs and sockets. It was conceived as a common mains plug and socket standard for. BRAZIL NBR , IEC , IEC PANEL MOUNT NBR (BR2- 10R) TYPE N POWER OUTLET, 10 AMPERE VOLT, 2 POLE 3 WIRE.

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According to the National Institute of Metrology Standardization and Industrial Quality in Brazil, the Brazilian Association of Technical Standards “began discussing the creation of a standard for plugs and sockets The designation of a size consists of the letter D and a Roman numeral, higher-voltage types rated up to V have increased clearance distances and are longer than lower-voltage-rated fuses.

The union maintains permanent diplomatic missions throughout the world and represents itself at the United Nations, the World Trade Organization, the G7, because of its global influence, the European Union has been described as an emerging superpower. Surface mount wall box also accepts standard Australia outlets, wall platesAmerican NEMA type outlets, wall plates. Mounts on American 2×4 wall boxes, requires one xN mounting frame.

A connector with ground terminal is described as having more wires than poles, e. The pins have a diameter of 4. Twist-locking types are used for industrial and commercial equipment, where increased protection against accidental disconnection 609906 required. Traditional diazed fuse holders are made as a metal envelope covered with non-conducting porcelain cover.

IEC 60906-1

Connector accepts Brazil 10 Amp. The term plug is in general and technical use in all forms of English, common alternatives being power plug, electric plug, the normal technical term for an AC power socket is socket-outlet, but in non-technical common use a number of other terms are used. List of International Electrotechnical Commission standards. However, the IEC standard explicitly discourages the use of multi-standard sockets, claiming that such sockets are likely to create safety problems when used with plugs from other countries.


Schuko LH without shutters RH with. The IEC has published a brief history about the international standardization of electrical plugs and sockets for domestic use, which is worthwhile reading. Archived from the original on Mounts on American 2X4 wall boxes or panel mount.

Smith subsequently received US patentfor the device in 5. Use X45 frame for panel mount applications. The standard identifies application categories which classify the time-current characteristic of type of fuse. NEMA wiring devices are 6006 in current ratings from 15 to 60 amperes, other plug and receptacle types are for special purposes or for heavy-duty applications. Mapungubwe Hill, the site of the former capital of the Kingdom of Mapungubwe.

Therefore, there is no compatibility between these grounded 3-pin plugs. Mates Swiss 10 Amp.

It was concluded with wide participation of the manufacturers of plugs and sockets and of electrical and electronic equipment, in July ofwith the publication of the norm ABNT NBR Power Cords “Lock onto” outlet strip Inlet.

Graphic representation ied formulae for the pitches of threads of screw bolts. Line carries the full supply voltage relative to the neutral, three-pin sockets provide, in addition, a protective earth connection for exposed metal parts of an appliance.

Museum of Plugs and Sockets: IEC standard household plug

Prior to the development of the Josephson junction voltage standard, the volt was maintained in laboratories using specially constructed batteries called standard 11.

Both neutral and line carry current and are defined as live parts, Neutral is usually at or very near to earth potential, being earthed either at the substation or at the service entrance.

Brazil remained a Portuguese colony untilwhen the capital of the empire was transferred from Lisbon to Rio de Janeiro, inthe colony was elevated to the rank of kingdom upon the formation of the United Kingdom of Portugal, Brazil and the Algarves.

Compared to domestic AC power plugs and sockets, DC connectors have kec more standard types that are not interchangeable, the dimensions and arrangement of DC connectors can be chosen to prevent accidental interconnection of incompatible sources and loads.


Outlet accepts Brazil 16 Amp. Discovering Electricity Was Easier”. One volt is defined as the difference in potential between two points of a conducting wire when an electric current of one ampere dissipates one 609066 of power between those points. The Malfatti and Mansholt Commissions followed with work on monetary co-operation, with that enlargement the Commissions membership increased to thirteen under the Ortoli Commission, which dealt with the enlarged community during economic and international instability at that time.

Although it looks similar to the Swiss SEV plug, its dimensions are different. NBR does not require shutters on the apertures, a further source of non-compliance with IEC Upon formation the country was named the Union of South Africa in English, since the long form name ieec English has been the Republic of South Africa.

An adaptor is defined in IEC as a portable accessory constructed as an integral unit incorporating both a plug portion 06906 one or more socket-outlet portions, when electricity was first introduced into houses, it was primarily used for lighting. At that time, many electricity companies operated a system where the cost of ie for lighting was lower than that for other purposes. The inch rack format has remained constant while the technology that is mounted within it has changed considerably, nineteen-inch racks in two-post or four-post form hold most equipment in modern data centers, ISP irc, and professionally designed corporate server rooms.

This led to portable appliances being connected to light bulb sockets using lampholder plugs, as electricity became a common method of operating labour-saving appliances, a safe means of connection to the electric system other than using a light socket 06906 needed.

Brazil listen ; Portuguese: Common North American volt receptacles. The E-series is a system of preferred numbers also called preferred values derived for use in electronic components. It ensures that the protective-earth pin establishes contact before the line and neutral pins.

Japan 15 Ampere Volt.