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FREE Guide to IEC 60601-1 Third Edition

Everything you need to know about achieving 60601-1 compliance with your medical cart design.

 

 

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Video 4. IEC 60601-1 Series: Instability from Unwanted Lateral Movement in Non Transport Mode (Part B)


Posted by Brittany Beckmann on May 18, 2017

Learn about the mechanics of IEC 60601-1 3rd Edition tests for your custom medical cart with the help of HUI Applications Engineer, Mark Collins. In this video, we'll cover 60601 clause 9.4.3.2 Instability from...

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Topics: IEC 60601-1, 60601 Video Series

Video 3. IEC 60601-1 Series: Instability from Unwanted Lateral Movement in Non Transport Mode (Part A)


Posted by Brittany Beckmann on May 11, 2017

Learn about the mechanics of IEC 60601-1 3rd Edition tests for your custom medical cart with the help of HUI Applications Engineer, Mark Collins. In this video, we'll cover 60601 clause 9.4.3.2 Instability from...

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Topics: IEC 60601-1, 60601 Video Series

Video 2. IEC 60601-1 Series: Instability from Unwanted Lateral Movement in Transport Mode


Posted by Brittany Beckmann on May 4, 2017

Learn about the mechanics of IEC 60601-1 3rd Edition tests for your custom medical cart with the help of HUI Applications Engineer, Mark Collins. In this video, we'll cover 60601 clause 9.3.2.1 Instability from...

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Topics: Industry Insights, IEC 60601-1, 60601 Video Series

Video 1. IEC 60601-1 Series: Instability in Transport and Non Transport Mode


Posted by Brittany Beckmann on April 13, 2017

Learn about the mechanics of IEC 60601-1 3rd Edition tests for your custom medical cart with the help of HUI Applications Engineer, Mark Collins. In this video, we'll cover 60601 clauses 9.4.2.1 Instability in...

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Topics: Industry Insights, IEC 60601-1, 60601 Video Series

Frequently Asked Questions about IEC 60601 for Custom Medical Carts


Posted by Brittany Beckmann on March 23, 2017

Almost everybody involved in the medical device industry has heard of 60601. However, that doesn’t necessarily mean everyone knows what it is.

And that’s OK!

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How to Navigate Your Way Through Custom Medical Cart Testing


Posted by Brittany Beckmann on March 6, 2017

The prospect of correctly testing your custom medical cart can be a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be difficult. Custom medical cart manufacturers have the insight, knowledge and connections to help you...

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IEC 60601-1 Instability Test Break Down for Custom Medical Carts


Posted by Brittany Beckmann on October 13, 2016

IEC 60601-1 3rd edition’s tests for instability can get confusing unless you’re familiar with the jargon. In some cases the only difference from one test to the next is a key word or phrase that alters the test’s...

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How is the IEC 60601-1 Test for Instability Performed for Medical Carts?


Posted by Brittany Beckmann on September 29, 2016

When it comes to IEC 60601-1 testing for instability, the subtle differences between individual tests can get lost in the language. You’ll notice a number of subtle differences between tests like Instability in...

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Why IEC 60601-1 3rd Edition Testing Takes Locking Casters into Consideration


Posted by Brittany Beckmann on February 25, 2016

Historically, there hasn’t been much debate over the ideal locking caster candidate for a medical cart. A common solution included two wheels that locked and two that did not. However, the additional tests in the IEC...

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How Do You Get a Medical Cart Up and Over a 20mm Threshold?


Posted by Mark Collins on October 14, 2015

Our recent blog, How is IEC 60601-1 Movement over a threshold test performed for medical carts,” stirred up a lot of conversation about our strategy on passing the threshold test prior to the 1st amendment and also...

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