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  • Abstract:
    This European Standard specifies safety requirements, and their verification for the design and construction of horizontal and vertical wedge splitters, designed to be used by one operator for splitting wood (short log and long log), irrespective of the nature of the power source used. The splitting process of a wedge splitter is designed as a single operatored control station. However it is possible, that more than one operator are working, e. g. loading and/or unloading the splitter. On a dual purpose circular saw for firewood/log splitting machine only the log splitter part of the machine is covered by this standard. For circular saws for firewood see EN 1870-6.This standard describes methods for the elimination or reduction of risks arising from their use. In addition, it specifies the type of information on safe working practices to be provided by the manufacturer.
  • Document number:
    DIN EN 609-1
  • Issuing date:
  • Document type:
  • Title:
    Agricultural and forestry machinery - Safety of log splitters - Part 1: Wedge splitters; German version EN 609-1:2017
  • Replaces:
    DIN EN 609-1(2010-07); DIN EN 609-1(2014-11)
  • Author:
    Municipal Services Standards Committee
  • Search term:
    Agricultural machines; Agriculture; CE marking; Definitions; Ergonomics; Forestry; Hazards; Instructions for use; Marking; Mechanical engineering; Occupational safety; Operating instructions; Protective measures; Safety; Safety of machinery; Safety requirements; Specification (approval); Splitting machines; User information; Warning devices; Wood; Wood splitting machine; Wood working tools; Woodworking machines; Workplace safety
  • Application areas:
    03.12 Scheren, Schneidmaschinen und -geräte; 03.88 Land- und Forstmaschinen, Spritz- und Sprühgeräte, Gartengeräte
  • Hazards:
    AB Terminologische Festlegungen in Normen mit Arbeitsschutzbezug; DA Mechanische Gefährdungen im Allgemeinen
  • ICS:
    65.060.80 Forestry equipment
  • Price:
    176,50 EUR
  • Cross references:
    EN 349+A1 (2008-06){historisch}<S>; EN 574+A1 (2008-06){historisch}<S>; EN 691-1 (2012-10){historisch}<S>; EN 894-1+A1 (2008-10)<S>; EN 894-3+A1 (2008-10)<S>; EN 12965+A2 (2009-07){historisch}<S>; EN 14492-1+A1 (2009-10)<S>; EN 60204-1 (2006-06){historisch}<S>; EN 60529 (1991-10)<S>; EN 60529/AC (1993-05)<S>; EN 60529/A1 (2000-02)<S>; EN 60529/A2 (2013-10)<S>; EN 61496-1 (2013-11){historisch}<S>; EN 61496-2 (2013-12){historisch}<S>; EN ISO 4254-1 (2015-10)<S>; EN ISO 4413 (2010-11)<S>; EN ISO 12100 (2010-11)<S>; EN ISO 13849-1 (2015-12)<S>; EN ISO 13855 (2010-05)<S>; EN ISO 13857 (2008-03){historisch}<S>; EN ISO 14119 (2013-10)<S>; EN ISO 14120 (2015-11)<S>; ISO 3767-1 (1998-12){historisch}<S>; ISO 3767-1 AMD 1 (2008-11){historisch}<S>; ISO 3767-1 AMD 2 (2012-04){historisch}<S>; ISO 3767-2 (2016-09)<S>; EN ISO 13850 (2015-11)<G>; IEC 60309-1 Edition 4.1 (2005-12)<G>; IEC 60309-1 Edition 4.2 (2012-06)<G>; IEC 60309-2 Edition 4.1 (2005-12)<G>; IEC 60309-2 Edition 4.2 (2012-05)<G>; IEC 60309-4 Edition 1.1 (2012-04)<G>; IEC 60309-5 (2017-01)<G>; ISO 11684 (1995-01)<G>; IEC 60309-1 (2021-06)<G>; IEC 60309-1 (2021-06)<G>; IEC 60309-1 (2021-06)<G>; IEC 60309-1 (2021-06)<G>; IEC 60309-2 (2021-06)<G>; IEC 60309-2 (2021-06)<G>; IEC 60309-2 (2021-06)<G>; IEC 60309-4 (2021-06)<G>; IEC 60309-4 (2021-06)<G>; DIN EN 60309-1 (2013-02); DIN EN 60309-1 Berichtigung 1 (2014-12); DIN EN 60309-2 (2013-01); EN ISO 13856-2 (2013-04); 2006/42/EG (2006-05-17); DIN EN IEC 60309-4 (2023-03)
  • Identical with:
    EN 609-1(2017-01)<IDT>
  • Legislation:
    2006/42/EG (2006-05-17)<H>; Maschinenrichtlinie; 2006/42/EGMitt 2017-06 (2017-06-09); 2006/42/EGMitt 2018-03 (2018-03-09)
  • Harmonization info:
    2006/42/EG (2006-05-17); Maschinenrichtlinie
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