CENELEC - EN IEC 62841-2-3
Electric motor-operated hand-held tools, transportable tools and lawn and garden machinery - Safety - Part 2-3: Particular requirements for hand-held grinders, disc-type polishers and disc-type sanders
|Publication Date:||1 January 2021|
|ICS Code (Electric tools):||25.140.20|
This part of IEC 62841 applies to hand-held grinders, disc-type polishers and disc-type sanders, including angle, straight and vertical tools, intended for use on various materials except magnesium, with a rated capacity not exceeding 230 mm. For grinders, the rated no-load speed does not exceed a peripheral speed of the accessory of 80 m/s at rated capacity.
This standard does not apply to dedicated cut-off machines.
NOTE 101 It is planned that a document on cut-off machines will be published.
This standard does not apply to orbital polishers and orbital sanders.
NOTE 102 It is planned that a document on orbital polishers and orbital sanders will be published.
This standard does not apply to die grinders.
NOTE 103 Die grinders are covered by IEC 62841-2-23.
This document covers all significant hazards, hazardous situations or hazardous events relevant for tools covered by this standard.
NOTE 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.