BS 3676-1:2000 Switches for household and similar fixed-electrical installations. General requirements (AMD 12098) (AMD 14684) (AMD Corrigendum 16997)
Details definitions, requirements, test methods, ratings, classification and marking for manually operated a.c. switches not exceeding rated voltage 440V and not exceeding rated current 63A and intended to operate at 50Hz. For switches with screwless terminals, the rated current is limited to 16A maximum.
Also known as BS EN 60669-1:2000. Supersedes BS EN 60669-1:1996 which is also known as BS 3676-1:1996. Amendment 12098 dated March 2001. Amendment 14684 dated October 2003. Amendment 16997 is Corrigendum No.1 dated March 2007.
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