Directive 2014/35/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 February 2014 on the harmonisation of the laws of the Member States relating to the making available on the market of electrical equipment designed for use within certain voltage limits Text with EEA relevance
This clause of part 1 is applicable except as follows: Replacement of the first paragraph by: This part of IEC 60669 applies to time-delay switches (hereinafter referred to as TDS) with a rated voltage not exceeding 440 V and a rated current not exceeding 63 A, intended for household and similar fixed electrical installations, either indoors or outdoors, operated by hand and/or by remote control.
TDS are provided with a time-delay device operated by mechanical, thermal, pneumatic, hydraulic or electrical means or by a combination of them.
Electronic TDS are within the scope of IEC 60669-2-1.
TDS including only passive components such as resistors, capacitators, PTC and NTC components and printed wiring boards are not considered to be electronic TDS.