EN 60529 IP Degrees of protection
Waterproof, dust-proof, penetration protection
Was ist die Norm EN 60529
The ingress protection (IP) class indicates whether electrical equipment is suitable for different environmental conditions and describes the protection of the electrical equipment against the ingress of foreign bodies and water as well as the shock resistance of the housing. The requirements of the EN 60529 standard serve to protect people from potential dangers when using electrical and electronic devices. The protection class is specified with a combination of no more than 3 or 4 letters, currently ranging from IP00 to IP69K.