RDS & the Machinery Directive

If you are looking for the way to code machinery in accordance with the European Machinery Directive (MD), you have come to the right place.

This page describes in brief how ISO/IEC 81346 forms the basic for coding principles of any machinery you may supply for the European Market, and how ISO/IEC 81346 complies with EN 60204-1 (Electric equipment om machinery).

  • You may click here to see requirements for marking according to EN 60204-1.
  • Please click here to see the basic letter codes to applied on any component on machinery to be in accordance with the requirements of the European Machinery Directive.