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  • AS/NZS 3105:2012

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    Approval and test specification - Electrical portable outlet devices

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  27-09-2012

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Specifies requirements for electrical portable outlet devices (EPODs) primarily intended for household and similar use at low voltage and having outlet facilities in the form of socket-outlets or cord extension sockets or connectors.

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    Committee EL-004
    Document Type Standard
    Product Note This standard is current and runs in parallel with AS/NZS 3105:2014 until 28 April 2016. On this date, this Standard will be superseded by AS/NZS 3105:2014.
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status AvailableSuperseded
    Superseded By
    Under Revision

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    Originated in Australia as AS 3105—1984.Originated in New Zealand as part of NZSS 198:1939.Previous edition AS/NZS 3105:2007.Eighth edition 2012. Originated in Australia as AS 3105-1984. Originated in New Zealand as part of NZSS 198:1939. Previous edition AS/NZS 3105:2007. Eighth edition 2012.

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