ExTAG Decision List

Contains a list of decisions covering Ex Testing and Ex Certification under the IECEx System

 Index of ExTAG Decision Sheets (Excel Spread sheet)

Decision Sheet No. Standard No.Clause/Subject Issue Date

DS 2016/002

IEC 60079-0 All Editions
IEC 60079-11 All editions
Application of Failure Analysis such as FMEA in intrinsic safety “i” 2016 11
DS 2016/001   Enhanced clearance and creepage distances for equipment of Level of Protection “ec” 2016 08
DS 2015/019 IEC TS 60079-40

Reference to:
IEC TS 60079-40 Explosive atmospheres - Part 40: Requirements for process sealing between flammable process fluids and electrical systems: 2015 (First Edition)
 

2015 12
DS 2015/018

 

IEC 60079-1:2014
(Edition 7.0)
IEC 60079-1:2007
(Edition 6.0)
ISO/IEC 80079-34 :2011
 
Spigot joints/Conical joint 2015 10
DS 2015/017 IEC 60079-0 (Ed 6) Reference to Manufacturer’s Instructions 2015 10
DS 2015/016 IEC 60079-11:2011 Ed.6.0 Testing of thermocatalytic sensors with Ex ia IIC marking 2015 09
DS 2015/015 IEC 60079-1 Ed. 7 (2014)
IEC 60079-1 Ed. 6 (2007)
 
Enclosures welded or brazed together 2015 09
DS 2015/014 IEC 60079-15:2010
IEC 60079-7:2015
 
Terminal Boxes open to the interior of the motor 2015 09
DS 2015/013 IEC 60079-26:2014

 

Vibration test on partition walls 2015 09
DS 2015/012 IEC 60079-7:2006
IEC 60079-15:2010
IEC 60079-7:2015
 
Card Edge Connectors 2015 09
DS 2015/011 IEC 60079-0 IEC 60079-0 and subordinate standards
IECEE CTL-OP 108 Ed. 2.0
 
2015 09
DS 2015/010 IEC 60079-31:2008 (Ed. 1.0)
IEC 60079-0:2007 (Ed. 5.0)
IEC 60079-0:2011 (Ed. 6.0)
Marking of Ex t equipment intended for installation partly in Zone 20 and partly in Zone 21 2015 09
DS 2015/009 IEC 60079-11:2011 (Edition 6.0)
IEC 60079-11:2006
(Edition 5.0)
 
Bulbs used for other than current limiting resistance 2015 08
DS 2015/008 IEC 60079-1:2014 (Edition 7.0)
IEC 60079-15:2010
(Edition 4.0)
IEC 60079-15:2005
(Third edition)
Preparation of Flameproof, “dc”, and Enclosed-break, nC”, samples 2015 08
DS 2015/007 IEC 60079-11:2011 (Edition 6.0)
IEC 60079-11:2006
(Edition 5.0)
 
Software dependent semiconductor components 2015 08
DS 2015/006 IEC 60079-0:2011
(Edition 6.0)
IEC 60079-1:2014
(Edition 7.0)
Use of thread inserts in aluminium flameproof enclosures

 

Translated Version: (Portugese Version PT)

2015 08

 

2016 02

DS 2015/005

 

IEC 60079-0:2011 (Ed. 6.0) Applicability of Non-Electrical Equipment Standards to Ex Rotating Electrical Machines 2015 07
DS 2015/004 IEC 60079-31:2008 (Ed. 1.0)
IEC 60079-31:2013 (Ed. 2.0)
IEC 60079-0:2007 (Ed. 5.0)
IEC 60079-0:2011 (Ed. 6.0)
Marking of Ex t equipment with and without layers of dust 2015 06
DS 2015/003 IEC 60079-15:2010
(Edition 4.0)
IEC 60079-15:2005
(Third edition)
 
Minimum degree of ingress protection for non-sparking plugs & sockets 2015 02

DS 2015/002

IEC 60079-18:2009
(Edition 3.0)
IEC 60079-18:2004
(Second edition)
 

Determination of faults

 

This document slightly  modifies ExTAG DS 2014/003 to address changes introduced during the revision and publication of IEC 60079-11 Ed 6.0.  .ExTAG DS 2014/003 has been withdrawn.

2015 02
DS 2015/001A IEC 60079-14:2013

(Ed.5.0)

Reference to IEC 60079-14 Explosive atmospheres - Part 14: Electrical installations design, selection and erection : 2013 (Edition 5) within an IECEx Certificate of Conformity or Unit Verification Certificate


Translated Version 2015/001A (Portugese Translation PT)

20160322

 

Translated Version of 2015/001 (Portugese Translation PT)

20160225

2015 10 (Revised)

2015 01 (Original)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DS 2014/005 IEC 60079-2:2007 (Ed. 5.0) Extent of Safety Devices to be specified in accordance with clause 7.3 2014 11
DS 2014/004 IEC 60079-15:2010
(Edition 4.0)
IEC 60079-15:2005
(Third edition)
 
“X” conditions of certification for non-sparking low power equipment 2014 07
DS 2014/002 IEC 60079-0:2011 Specification of RTI
 
2014 05
DS 2014/001

All

Treatment of Ex Components covered by Certificates issued to older editions of Standards.


(This Decision Sheet has been renumbered from ExTAG DS 2014/007 to ExTAG DS 2014/001. There have been no other changes)


2014 05

Renumbered edition

DS 2013/006 IEC60079-19:2010Evaluation of stator windings & insulation system 2013 12
DS 2013/006

 

IEC60079-19:2010Evaluation of stator windings & insulation system

Translated Version: PT [Portugese Version]

2015 09
DS 2013/005

 
IEC 60079-15: Ed.4 2010
IEC 60079-15: Ed.5 2005
ISO/IEC 80079-34: Ed.1 2011
Production control of non-metallic seal material for Sealed devices

 
2013 07
DS 2013/004A

 
IEC 60079-0 Edition4
IEC 60079-0 Edition5
IEC 60079-0 Edition 6
Series of Devices consisting of both “components” and “equipment” 2013 06
DS 2013/003

 
IEC 60079-1 Edition6
IEC 60079-1 Edition 5
Recommendation to improve the effectiveness of the determination of explosion pressure 2013 06
DS 2013/002

 
 Recommendations for performing spark ignition tests with spark test apparatus (STA) 2013 06
DS 2013/001 IEC 60079-0: 2007 (Ed 5)
IEC 60079-0: 2011 (Ed 6)

Temperature measurement of cable entries on electrical machines 2013 02
DS 2012/011 IEC 60079-0 Edition4
IEC 60079-0 Edition5
IEC 60079-0 Edition 6
Resistance to light of elastomeric materials 2012 09
DS2012/010 IEC 60079-0:2011
IEC 60079-0:2007
Medium for Documenting Required Instructions 2012 09
DS2012/009 IEC 60079-11ExTAG Decision Sheet – Consideration of Faults on ICs/ ASICs to Cl. 7.6d (2nd bullet) of IEC 60079-11 Ed 6? 2012 09
DS 2012/008  Ex equipment where the equipment includes unspecified IEC Excertified components

(Revision of DS 2006/002)
2012 09
DS 2012/007 IEC 60079-1 6th Ed
IEC60079-0:2007
Sealing test of cable glands

(Revision of DS 2010/007)
2012 09
DS 2012/006 OD 005-1:2010
OD 005-2:2010
ISO/IEC 80079-34:2011

Types of protection that are only part of supplier provided devices

2012 08
DS 2012/005 IEC 60079-0:2011
IEC 60079-0:2007
IEC 61241-0:2004
Inclusion of an IP rating as part of the marking and certificate 2012 08
DS 2012/004 ISO/IEC 80079-34 Verification Requirements for Flameproof Castings 2012 05
DS 2012/003 IEC 60079-0
IEC 60529
IEC 60034-5
Dust Testing for IP5X and 6x 2012 05
DS 2012/002 IEC 60079-19Locked rotor test for rewound rotating machines 2012 03
DS 2012/001 IEC 60079-0

Avoidance of a build-up of electrostatic charge and use of “X” condition marking on a fixed-mounted touch screen

2012 03
DS 2011/002 IEC 60079-0: 2007 (Ed 5)
IEC 60079-0: 2011 (Ed 6)
ISO/IEC 80079-34 (Ed 1)
IECEx OD 005-1
Continued conformity of plastic and elastomeric materials 2011 07
DS 2011/001 IEC 60079-7Determining compliance with winding requirements for enameling 2011 01
DS2010/008 IEC 60079-7Mechanical Security of Soldered Connections 2010 10

DS 2010/007

IEC 60079-1

 Sealing test of cable glands

(Revised and published as ExTAG2012/007)

 

 DS2010/006A IEC 60079-0 1, -2, -5, -6, -7, -11, -15 and -18Dated references to IEC 60079-0 in specific protection technique parts of the IEC 60079 series 2011 07
DS 2010/005 IEC 60079-1: 2007 (Ed 6)
IEC 60079-1: 2003 (Ed 5)
Measurement of Pressure Rise Time in relation to determination if Pressure Piling has occurred

2010 05

Reconfirmed Christchurch 2015

DS 2010/004 IEC 62013-1Totality of equipment to be suitable for hazardous area installation when issuing IECEx certificates

2010 03

Reconfirmed Christchurch 2015

DS2010/003 IEC 60079-11:2006
IEC 60079-11:200X (Ed 6)
Ventilation of battery containers

2010 03

Reconfirmed Christchurch 2015

DS 2010/002 IEC 60079-1 :2007

 Test Procedures for Breathing and Draining Devices

2010 02

Reconfirmed Christchurch 2015

DS 2010/001 IEC 60079-7
2001 and 2006
Voltage values in determination of creepage and clearance distances

2010 02

Reconfirmed Christchurch 2015

DS 2009/002 IEC 60079-31 :2008Sealing requirements and terminology of cable glands 2009 09

DS 2009/001B

IEC 60079-0:2004
IEC 60079-0:2007
IEC 60079-0:2011
 
Method of test for measurement of capacitance of non-metallic enclosures2014 10

DS 2008/005A

IEC 60079-7:2015

IEC 60079-15:2005

Manually operated arcing or sparking components located within an enclosure

(Revision of DS 2008/005)

2016 06

DS2008/004 IEC 60079-0:2006Acceptance of test data 2008 06
DS2008/003A IEC 60079-15Assessment and testing of electronic ballasts 2008 02
DS 2008/002 IEC 60112Comparative Tracking Index

(Revision of DS 2006/001)
2008 02
DS 2008/001 IEC 60079-5:2007Apparent conflict between clauses 4.9 and 5.1.5 of IEC60079-5:2007 2008 01
DS2006/009A Assessment of an OEM Service facility 2011 12
DS2006/008

lEC 60079-11:1999

lEC 60079-11:200x Ed. 5

The requirements for the use of capacitors for coupling between Intrinsically Safe and Non-Intrinsically Safe circuits 2006 12
DS2006/007 IEC60079-0Use of non-aqueous organic salt lithium  (lithium-Ion) cells 2006 07
TC 31 /Publication/

I-SH 01
IEC 60079-1 :2001Ed.4

 
Electrical Apparatus for Explosive Gas Atmospheres –
Part 1: Flameproof enclosures "d"

2007 02
TC 31 /Publication/

I-SH 01
IEC 60079-1 :2003Ed.5Electrical Apparatus for Explosive Gas Atmospheres –
Part 1: Flameproof enclosures "d" 
2007 02

DS 2006/003A

IEC60079-11

Galvanically separating components

2011 12

DS2006/002

Ex equipment where the equipment includes unspecified IECEx certified components

(Revised and published as DS 2012/008)

200602

DS 2004/006A  ExTAG Decision Sheets /Procedures for use of components on end products not covered by an ExTR.

Decision Sheet revised 2010

2010 10

Reconfirmed Christchurch 2015

DS 2004/005 IEC 61241-0:2004
IEC 61214.1.1:1999
IEC 60079-0:2004
IEC 60079-0:2000
ExTAG Decision Sheets /Non-metallic parts of enclosures 2004 11
DS 2004/004 lEC 60079 11:1999 02ExTAG Decision Sheets /Segregation distances where earthed metal separates IS from Non IS circuits 2004 11
DS 2004/003 IEC 60079-11ExTAG Decision Sheets / Use of temperature coefficient for ambient temperatures above 40°C 2004 11
DS 2004/002 IEC 60079-11: 1999ExTAG Decision Sheets /Electrochemical cells 2004 11
DS 2004/001  ExTAG Decision Sheets / ExTAG Recommendation Sheets Additional source of information related to the application of Ex-Standards 2004 08
DS 2003/003 IEC 60079-11Assessment of infallible safety shunt assemblies 2003 10 08
DS 2003/002  ExTAG decisions and recommendations: Proposal for a procedure to generate, discuss and finalise them.

This Decision Sheet has been replaced by OD 035 A procedure to generate, discuss, report and publish ExTAG Decision Sheets

2003 11
DS 2002/006 IEC 60079 11: 1999 02Clause: 7.1
Rating of components
2002 10 21
DS 2002/004 IEC 60079 11: 1999 02Clause: 7.4.2,10.9.3
Electrolyte leakage from cells and batteries
2002 10 21
DS 2002/003 IEC 60079 11: 1999 02Clause: 7.11, 7.4.8
Rating of components for battery chargeable equipment
2002 10 21
DS 2002/002A IEC 61779 1: 1998 04Clause: 3.5
Diffusion Gas Sensing Heads

This Decision Sheet was revised to take into account changes within the new edition of the Standard.

2008 03 31

DS 2002/001A

IEC 60079-11:1999-02

Clauses: 5.4, 7.1, 7.4
Electrochemical sensors

This Decision Sheet was revised (2007-09-25) to take into account editorial changes

2007 09 25