IEC61000-6-1 and IEC61000-6-2


Generic immunity standards that apply to any item not specifically covered by other product specific standards.
IEC61000-6-1 used for industrial environments
IEC61000-6-2 used for residential environments


Standard Test Simulates
IEC61000-4-2 ESD Electrostatic discharge
IEC61000-4-3 Radiated RF Proximity to transmitters
IEC61000-4-4 EFT & Burst Switching transients on power distribution systems
IEC61000-4-5 Surge Lightening strikes
IEC61000-4-6 Conducted RF Coupling of ambient RF onto cables
IEC61000-4-8 Magnetic field
(50Hz frequency)
Proximity to power supplies, motors, transformers, traction systems, etc.
IEC61000-4-9 Magnetic field
MRI scanners, traction systems
IEC61000-4-11 Dips & Interrupts Common phenomena on mains supply networks.