This standard specifies the requirements for flexible cords, elevator cables, and hoistway cables rated 600 V maximum and intended for use in accordance with CSA C22.1, Canadian Electrical Code (CEC), Part I and CAN/CSA-C22.2 No. 0, General Requirements - Canadian Electrical Code, Part II, in Canada, NOM-001-SEDE, La Norma de Instalaciones Electricas (Mexican Electrical Code [MEC]), in Mexico, and NFPA 70, National Electrical Code (NEC), in the United States.
This standard covers the following products:
a) service cords;
b) elevator cables;
c) hoistway cables;
d) heater cords;
e) range and dryer cords;
f) cords for decorative lighting;
g) tinsel and lamp cords; and
h) special use cords.
In cases where product types are not approved in all three countries, a national difference is indicated by superscripts, as shown below:
|Superscript letter||National difference|
|c||For use in Canada only|
|m||For use in Mexico only|
|u||For use in United States only|
|c,m||For use in Canada and Mexico only|
|c,u||For use in Canada and United States only|
|m,u||For use in Mexico and United States only|
UL 62 references these Standards:
. Table of Contents for UL 62.
UL 62 references these Standards: 1581 * 2556 * .
Table of Contents for UL 62.