Safety of Household and Similar Electrical Appliances Part 2: Particular Requirements for Electrical Heating Appliances for Breeding and Rearing Animals
|Publication Date:||1 April 1995|
This clause of part 1 is replaced by:
This standard deals with the safety of all kinds of electrical heating appliances used for livestock rearing and breeding, such as: heat-radiating appliances, electrical sitting. hens, Incubators, chicken breeding units and heating plates for animals, the rated voltage of the appliances being not more than 250 V for single-phase appliances and 480 V for other appliances.
1 This standard applies to heating appliances used for livestock rearing and breeding, which include an electrical motor.
2 Attention is drawn to the fact that:
- for appliances intended to be used in vehicles or on board ships or aircraft, additional requirements may be necessary;
- for appliances intended to be used in tropical countries, special 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, the national water supply authorities and similar authorities.
3 This standard does not apply to:
- appliances designed 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);
- heating units embedded in the floor;
- thin sheet heating units;
- room heaters (see IEC 335-2-30).