ISO 20653:2006

Road vehicles -- Degrees of protection (IP-Code) -- Protection of electrical equipment against foreign objects, water and access

ISO 20653:2006 applies to degrees of protection (IP-Code) provided by enclosures of the electrical equipment of road vehicles. It specifies the following:

  1. Designations and definitions of types and degrees of protection provided by enclosures of electrical equipment (IP-Codes) for the:
protection of electrical equipment within the enclosure against ingress of foreign objects, including dust (protection against foreign objects);protection of electrical equipment inside the enclosure against effects due to ingress of water (protection against water);protection of persons against access to hazardous parts inside the enclosure (protection against access);
  1. Requirements for each degree of protection;
  2. Tests to be carried out in order to confirm that the enclosure complies with requirements of the relevant degree of protection.


General information

  • Current status : Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2006-08
  • Edition : 1
  • :
    ISO/TC 22
    Road vehicles
  • 43.040.10
    Electrical and electronic equipment

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