IEC 60335-2-3:2022

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IEC 60335-2-3:2022 deals with the safety of electric dry irons and steam irons, including those with a separate water reservoir or boiler having a capacity not exceeding 5 l, for household and similar purposes, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V including direct current (DC) supplied appliances and battery-operated appliances.
Appliances not intended for normal household use, but which nevertheless can be a source of danger to the public, such as appliances intended to be used by laymen in shops, in light industry and on farms, are within the scope of this standard.
As far as is practicable, this standard deals with the common hazards presented by appliances, which are encountered by all persons in and around the home. However, in general, it does not take into account
– persons (including children) whose physical, sensory or mental capabilities or lack of experience and knowledge prevents them from using the appliance safely without supervision or instruction;
– children playing with the appliance.
Attention is drawn to the fact that
– for appliances intended to be used in vehicles or on board ships or aircraft, additional requirements can be necessary;
– in many countries, additional requirements are specified by the national health authorities, the national authorities responsible for the protection of labour, the national authorities responsible for the safety of pressure vessels. and similar authorities.
This standard does not apply to
– ironers (IEC 60335-2-44);
– ironing boards;
– appliances designed exclusively for industrial purposes;
– appliances intended to be used in locations where special conditions prevail, such as the presence of a corrosive or explosive atmosphere (dust, vapour or gas).
This seventh edition cancels and replaces the sixth edition published in 2012 and Amendment 1:2015. This edition constitutes a technical revision.
This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:
a) alignment with IEC 60335-1:2020;
b) deletion or conversion of some notes to normative text (Clause 1, 5.2, 21.101);
c) addition of external accessible surface temperature limits (3.6.103, 11.3, 11.8);
d) clarification of surfaces likely to be contacted when gripping a handle (22.13);
e) clarification of the applicability of 30.2.2 and 30.2.3 (30.2, 30.2.3).
This part 2 is to be used in conjunction with the latest edition of IEC 60335-1 and its amendments unless that edition precludes it; in that case, the latest edition that does not preclude it is used. It was established on the basis of the sixth edition (2020) of that standard.

Issue Date

2022-10-12

Category

HOUS

Included in IECEE System

2022-10-24

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The National differences and Group differences, National Deviations and Special National conditions (SNC), are based solely on information provided to the Secretariat by the IECEE Member Bodies and/or NCBs and other sources. The IEC/IECEE is not responsible for, nor will it take any position related to, the accuracy or validity of the information provided. To verify the current status of this type of information, we recommend contacting the Member Body (MB) or National Certification Body (NCB) of the relevant country.

Group Differences are applicable for CENELEC member countries: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of North Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and the United Kingdom.

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Laboratory Name

City

Country

Responsible National Certification Body

Scandicci (FI)

Italy

Anyang-si

Korea, Republic of

Noida – 201301

India

Guangzhou

China

Beijing

China

Shenyang, Liaoning

China

Guangzhou,

China

Shenzhen, Guangdong

China

Guangzhou

China

Arnhem

Netherlands

Shanghai 200436

China

Guangzhou

China

Osnago (LC)

Italy

Shanghai

China

Shenzhen

China

Foshan

China

Milano

Italy

San Vendemiano (Treviso)

Italy

Kaufbeuren

Germany

New Delhi

India

Kista

Sweden

Bangkok 10800

Thailand

Kowloon

Hong Kong

Shanghai

China

Guangzhou, Guangdong

China

LongHua District, ShenZhen

China

Haining City

China

Bangkok

Thailand

Shenzhen City, Guangdong Province

China

Guangzhou

China

Seoul 08389

Korea, Republic of

Fontenay-Aux-Roses

France

Shanghai

China

Biassono (MB)

Italy

Lysaker

Norway

Cixi City

China

Chonburi

Thailand

Bangalore

India

Madrid

Spain

Istanbul

Türkiye

Shanghai

China

Guangzhou

China

Ningbo

China

Shunde District,

China

Shah Alam, Selangor

Malaysia

Xiaoshan

China

Volpiano (TO)

Italy

Guangzhou

China

Shanghai

China

Budapest

Hungary

Taoyuan City 333

Chinese Taipei

Bangkok 10520

Thailand

Istanbul

Türkiye

Ningbo

China

Pathumthani

Thailand

Jiangsu

China

Guangzhou

China

Ningbo

China

Shanghai

China

Shenzhen, Guangdong

China

München

Germany

20061 Carugate (MI)

Italy

Shatin, N.T.

Hong Kong

Auckland

New Zealand

North Carolina

United States of America

Guangzhou 511458

China

Guangdong

China

Offenbach / Main

Germany

Ningbo, Zhejiang

China

Id

Name

City

Country

13833

Singapore

Singapore

13338

Beijing 100070

China

13360

Arnhem

Netherlands

13348

Reichenwalde b. Berlin

Germany

13351

Milano

Italy

13371

Kista

Sweden

13365

Singapore

Singapore

13749

NL - 7327 AC Apeldoorn

Netherlands

13356

Seoul

Korea, Republic of

13343

Fontenay-Aux-Roses

France

13361

Lysaker

Norway

13334

BRUSSELS 1070

Belgium

13342

Helsinki

Finland

28413

Singapore

Singapore

13599

Shah Alam, Selangor

Malaysia

13349

Budapest

Hungary

13354

Yokohama

Japan

13345

Nürnberg

Germany

13427

Singapore 609937

Singapore

13346

München

Germany

13340

Ballerup

Denmark

13344

Offenbach / Main

Germany

Id

Name

City

Country

13843

Hamburg

Germany