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IEC 60974-7

Arc welding equipment – Part 7: Torches

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Organization: IEC
Publication Date: 1 January 2019
Status: active
Page Count: 66
ICS Code (Welding equipment): 25.160.30
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This part of IEC 60974 specifies safety and construction requirements for TORCHES used for arc welding and allied processes. This document is applicable to MANUAL, MECHANICALLY GUIDED, AIR-COOLED, LIQUID-COOLED, MOTORIZED, SPOOL-ON and FUME EXTRACTION TORCHES.

In this document, a TORCH consists of the TORCH BODY, the CABLE-HOSE ASSEMBLY and other components.

This document is also applicable to a CABLE-HOSE ASSEMBLY connected between a power source and ancillary equipment. This document is not applicable to electrode holders for manual metal arc welding or air-arc cutting/gouging.

NOTE 1 Typical allied processes are electric arc cutting and arc spraying.

NOTE 2 Other components are listed in Table A.1.

NOTE 3 In this document, all procedures and requirements are the same for "TORCHES" and "GUNS". For convenience, the term "TORCH" is used in the following text.

Document History

IEC 60974-7
January 1, 2019
Arc welding equipment – Part 7: Torches
This part of IEC 60974 specifies safety and construction requirements for TORCHES used for arc welding and allied processes. This document is applicable to MANUAL, MECHANICALLY GUIDED, AIR-COOLED,...
January 1, 2013
Arc welding equipment – Part 7: Torches
This part of IEC 60974 specifies safety and construction requirements for torches for arc welding and allied processes. This part of IEC 60974 is applicable to manual, mechanically guided,...
July 1, 2005
Arc Welding Equipment - Part 7: Torches
A description is not available for this item.
March 1, 2000
Arc Welding Equipment - Part 7: Torches
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