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IEC - 60335-2-78

Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-78: Particular requirements for outdoor barbecues

active, Most Current
Organization: IEC
Publication Date: 1 November 2021
Status: active
Page Count: 42
ICS Code (Interior finishing): 91.180
ICS Code (Domestic safety): 13.120
scope:

This part of IEC 60335 deals with the safety of outdoor barbecues for household and similar use, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V.

Appliances not intended for normal household use but that nevertheless can be a source of danger to the public, such as appliances intended to be used by laymen in shops, restaurants, hotels, in light industry and on farms, are within the scope of this standard.

As far as is practicable, this standard deals with the common hazards presented by appliances that are encountered by all persons in and around the home. However, in general, it does not take into account

- persons (including children) whose

• physical, sensory or mental capabilities; or

• lack of experience and knowledge

prevents them from using the appliance safely without supervision or instruction;

- children playing with the appliance.

Attention is drawn to the fact that

- for appliances intended to be used on board ships, additional requirements may be necessary;

- in many countries, additional requirements are specified by the national health authorities, the national authorities responsible for the protection of labour and similar authorities.

This standard does not apply to

- barbecues for indoor use (IEC 60335-2-9);

- appliances intended to burn charcoal or similar combustible fuels;

- appliances intended exclusively for industrial purposes;

- appliances intended to be used in locations where special conditions prevail, such as the presence of a corrosive or explosive atmosphere (dust, vapour or gas);

- battery-operated appliances.

Document History

60335-2-78
November 1, 2021
Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-78: Particular requirements for outdoor barbecues
This part of IEC 60335 deals with the safety of outdoor barbecues for household and similar use, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V. Appliances not intended for normal household use but...
January 1, 2019
Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-78: Particular requirements for outdoor barbecues
This International Standard deals with the safety of electrical appliances for household and similar purposes, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V for single-phase appliances and 480 V for...
July 1, 2008
Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-78: Particular requirements for outdoor barbecues
This International Standard deals with the safety of outdoor barbecues for household and similar use, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V. Appliances not intended for normal household use...
April 1, 2008
AMENDMENT 1 Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-78: Particular requirements for outdoor barbecues
This International Standard deals with the safety of outdoor barbecues for household and similar use, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V. Appliances not intended for normal household use...
November 1, 2002
Household and Similar Electrical Appliances - Safety - Part 2-78: Particular Requirements for Outdoor Barbecues
This International Standard deals with the safety of outdoor barbecues for household and similar use, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V. Appliances not intended for normal household use...
February 1, 1995
Safety of Household and Similar Electrical Appliances Part 2: Particular Requirements for Outdoor Barbecues
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