Ratings & Compliances
ASNSI/IPC J-STD-004A (IPC J-STD-004):
ANSI/TIA/EIA - 568-B:
ANSI/TIA/EIA - 569-B:
ASTM A 123:
ASTM A 510:
ASTM A 653:
ASTM B 633:
ASTM-D-256-02 E1 – Standard Test Methods for Determining the Izod Pendulum Impact Resistance of Plastics
ASTM-D-638-02A - Standard Test Method for Tensile Properties of Plastics
ASTM-D-648 - An American Society for Testing and Material standard to determine heat deflection temperature
ASTM-D-695 - An American Society for Testing and Material standard to determine the compressive strength and properties of a material
ASTM-D-732-02 - Standard Test Method for Shear Strength of Plastics by Punch Tool
ASTM-D-790-03 - Standard Test Methods for Flexural Properties of Unreinforced and Reinforced Plastics and Electrical Insulating Materials
ASTM-E-831-03 - Standard Test Method for Linear Thermal Expansion of Solid Materials by Thermomechanical Analysis
ASTM-F-1505 - Standard set by the American Society for Testing and Materials regarding specifications for insulated hand tools having a maximum of 1000VAC / 1500VDC
Laminates of Class 1 and Class 2 backings should be tested according to Class 1 test methods. This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. For specific hazards see Section 3.
CSA C22.2 #42:
CSA C22.2 #211.0-M:
CSA C22.2 #227.1:
CSA Certified to C22.2:
Combustible Construction (Canada):
EN50081-1: 1992 Generic Emission Standard—seldom used today.
EN50082-1: 1992 Generic Immunity Standard—often used today.
EN50081-2: 1994 Generic Emission Standard—seldom used today.
EN50082-2: 1995 Generic Immunity Standard—often used today.
EN55011, Group 1, class A – deals with emissions
FCC Part 15, Class A
FCC Class A
Federal Specification W-S-610E
IEC 61010-2-032 Part 2-032:
IEC 801-1, General Introduction, 1984.
IEC 801-2, Electrostatic Discharge Requirements, 1991.
IEC 801-3, Radiated Electromagnetic Field Requirements, 1984.
IEC 801-4, Electrical Fast Transient/Burst Requirements, 1988.
IEC 900 Standard:
IEC 998-2 and 998-2-4, Twist on connecting devices
IEEE Std 299-1997:
IEEE 802.3ad or Port Trunking:
NFPA 70E Requirements
NEMA 13 Oil Tight & Dust Tight - Indoors
Noncombustible Construction (Canada):
THHN (Thermoplastic High Heat-resistant Nylon-coated) :
UL 94 :
a) Telephone protectors that are covered by the Standard for Protectors for Paired-Conductor Communications Circuits, UL 497, and
1.3 revised May 14, 2004
1.4 revised May 14, 2004
UL 486B - UL 486A-486B
UL to 486C (Splicing Wire Connectors)
UL 1436 - Outlet Circuit Testers and Similar Indicating Devices:
UL 61010B-1 (formerly UL 3111-1):
UL File E-157227:
UL / IEC 60950-1:
6061-T6: is aluminum alloy, with magnesium and silicon as the alloying elements. Tensile strength of at least 42,000 psi (290 MPa) and yield strength of at least 35,000 psi (241 MPa). In thickness of 0.250 inch (6.35 mm) or less, it has elongation of 8% or more.