CENELEC - EN IEC 62841-3-9
Electric motor-operated hand-held tools, transportable tools and lawn and garden machinery - Safety - Part 3-9: Particular requirements for transportable mitre saws
|Publication Date:||1 December 2015|
|ICS Code (Electric tools):||25.140.20|
This document applies to transportable mitre saws having a mass of:
- maximum 25 kg for tools capable of being lifted by hand by one person;
- maximum 50 kg for tools capable of being lifted by hand by two persons.
This document does not apply to stationary mitre saws.
NOTE Z101 EN 1870-3 gives requirements for stationary mitre saws and mitre saws with a mass greater than indicated above.
This part of IEC 62841 applies to transportable mitre saws intended to be used with a toothed saw blade for cutting wood and analogous materials, plastics and nonferrous metals except magnesium with a saw blade diameter not exceeding 410 mm, which hereinafter might simply be referred to as saw or tool.
This International Standard does not apply to mitre saws intended to cut other metals, such as magnesium, steel and iron. This document does not apply to mitre saws with an automatic feeding device.
NOTE 101 Transportable saws intended to cut ferrous metals will be covered by a future part of IEC 62841-3.
This document does not apply to saws designed for use with abrasive wheels.
NOTE 102 Transportable tools designed for use with abrasive wheels are covered by IEC 62841-3-10.
This document does not apply to tools combining the function of a mitre saw with the function of a table saw.
This document covers all significant hazards, hazardous situations or hazardous events relevant for machines covered by this document.
NOTE Z102 Essential requirements not mentioned in Table ZZ.1 are deemed to be not applicable, because the corresponding hazards are either not relevant for machines covered by this standard or do not require specific action by the designer.
NOTE 103 Transportable tools combining the function of a mitre saw with the function of a table saw are covered by a future part of IEC 62841-3.