• BS EN 60974-1 : 2012

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    ARC WELDING EQUIPMENT - PART 1: WELDING POWER SOURCES

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2012

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Environmental conditions
    5 Tests
    6 Protection against electric shock
    7 Thermal requirements
    8 Thermal protection
    9 Abnormal operation
    10 Connection to the supply network
    11 Output
    12 Control circuits
    13 Hazard reducing device
    14 Mechanical provisions
    15 Rating plate
    16 Adjustment of the output
    17 Instructions and markings
    Annex A (informative) - Nominal voltages of supply
            networks
    Annex B (informative) - Example of a combined
            dielectric test
    Annex C (normative) - Unbalanced load in case of
            a.c. tungsten inert-gas welding power
            sources
    Annex D (informative) - Extrapolation of temperature
            to time of shutdown
    Annex E (normative) - Construction of supply circuit
            terminals
    Annex F (informative) - Cross-reference to non-SI units
    Annex G (informative) - Suitability of supply network
            for the measurement of the true r.m.s.
            value of the supply current
    Annex H (informative) - Plotting of static characteristics
    Annex I (normative) - Test methods for a 10 Nm impact
    Annex J (normative) - Thickness of sheet metal for
            enclosures
    Annex K (informative) - Examples of rating plates
    Annex L (informative) - Graphical symbols for arc welding
            equipment
    Annex M (informative) - Efficiency
    Annex N (normative) - Touch current measurement in
            fault condition
    Bibliography
    Annex ZA (normative) - Normative references to
             international publications with their
             corresponding European publications

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Defines safety and performance requirements of welding power sources and plasma cutting systems.

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    Committee WEE/6
    Development Note Supersedes BS 638-10(1990), 01/709577 DC and 95/711395 DC Together with BS EN 60974-7, it supersedes BS EN 50192. (10/2003) Supersedes 04/30095682 DC. (02/2006) Supersedes 08/30195564 DC. (08/2012)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 7570(2000) : 2000 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR VALIDATION OF ARC WELDING EQUIPMENT
    BS 4515-2(1999) : 1999 SPECIFICATION FOR WELDING OF STEEL PIPELINES ON LAND AND OFFSHORE - DUPLEX STAINLESS STEEL PIPELINES

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    EN 60974-7 : 2013 ARC WELDING EQUIPMENT - PART 7:TORCHES (IEC 60974-7:2013)
    IEC 60245-6:1994 RUBBER INSULATED CABLES OF RATED VOLTAGES UP TO AND INCLUDING 450/750 V - PART 6: ARC WELDING ELECTRODE CABLES
    IEC 60050-811:1991 International Electrotechnical Vocabulary (IEV) - Part 811: Electric traction
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