Amendment 1 - Electrostatics - Part 1: Electrostatic phenomena - Principles and measurements

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Edition 1.0 2020-06


Electrostatics –
Part 1: Electrostatic phenomena – Principles and measurements

IEC TR 61340-1:2012-06/AMD1:2020-06(en)

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IEC TR 61340-1


Edition 1.0 2020-06




Electrostatics –

Part 1: Electrostatic phenomena – Principles and measurements




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 © IEC 2020
This amendment has been prepared by IEC technical committee 101: Electrostatics.
The text of this amendment is based on the following documents:
Draft TR Report on voting
101/598/DTR 101/604/RVDTR

Full information on the voting for the approval of this amendment can be found in the report
on voting indicated in the above table.
The committee has decided that the contents of this amendment and the base publication will
remain unchanged until the stability date indicated on the IEC website under
"" in the data related to the specific publication. At this date, the
publication will be
• reconfirmed,
• withdrawn,
• replaced by a revised edition, or
• amended.


2 Normative references
Add the following new references:
IEC TS 60079-32-1:2013, Explosive atmospheres – Part 32-1: Electrostatic hazards, guidance
IEC 60079-32-2, Explosive atmospheres – Part 32-2: Electrostatic hazards – Tests
IEC 61340-6-1, Electrostatics – Part 6-1: Electrostatic control for healthcare – General
requirements for facilities
ISO/IEC 80079-20-2, Explosive atmospheres – Part 20-2: Material characteristics –
Combustible dusts test methods
ISO 80079-36:2016, Explosive atmospheres – Part 36: Non-electrical equipment for explosive
atmospheres – Basic method and requirements
Replace the reference to IEC 61340-5-2 with the following reference:
IEC TR 61340-5-2, Electrostatics – Part 5-2: Protection of electronic devices from
electrostatic phenomena – User guide
Delete the references to IEC 61241-2-3 and BS EN 13821.

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