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EN 1870-4:2012 Standard



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This standard is superseded by:
  •   EN ISO 19085-13:2020
  •   Directive

    Machinery (MD) Directive (2006/42/EC)

      Last Official Journal reference

    Wednesday 3rd of March 2021


    Safety of woodworking machines - Circular sawing machines - Part 4: Multiblade rip sawing machines with manual loading and/or unloading


    This document deals with all significant hazards, hazardous situations and events as listed in Clause 4 which are relevant to stationary multi-blade rip sawing machines, hereinafter referred to as “machines”, designed to cut solid wood, chipboard, fibreboard, plywood and also these materials, if they are covered with plastic edging and/or plastic/light alloy laminates, when they are used as intended and under the conditions foreseen by the manufacturer including reasonably foreseeable misuse; see also 6.3. This document does not apply to machines with vertical roller feed or vertical chain conveyor feed or machines designed to make the first rip cut on a log. This document does not deal with any hazards relating to the combination of single machines with any other machine as part of a line. This document is not applicable to machines which are manufactured before the date of its publication as EN.


    Friday 9th of March 2018


    This standard will be withdrawn on 2022-09-03


    This standard supersedes the "EN 1870-4:2001 +A1:2009"

    Anyway is still possible use the "EN 1870-4:2001 +A1:2009" until September 30th, 2012

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