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Reference EN 61029-1:2009
Title Safety of transportable motor-operated electric tools - Part 1: General requirements
Project Number 21725
Abstract/Scope Deals with general safety requirements of transportable motor-operated electric tools. It applies in conjunction with a part 2 for a particular type of tool. Examples of these tools are circular saws, band saws, planers, thicknessers, radial arm saws, spindle moulders, thicknessers-planers, etc.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2009-07-24
Current Stage code deadline 2009-12-29
Deadline date for vote 2008-07-23


Directive(s) MD (2006/42/EC)
Mandate(s) M/396
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 116
Reference Document IEC 61029-1:1990 (MOD)
ICS 25.140.20 - Electric tools
Keywords Safety; Transportable; Motor-operated
Note Supersedes EN 61029-1:2000 + A11:2003 + A12:2003 * Corrigendum to EN issued December 2009
Special National Condition(s) DK


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2009-07-24 2009-12-29 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2009-03-01 2009-07-01  
5061 2009-01-27 2009-03-01  
5060 2008-09-09 2008-10-09 export to doc file  EN
5020 2008-03-28 2008-09-05 export to doc file  EN
1090 2008-01-23 2008-04-24  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2009-03-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2009-07-24
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2009-09-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2009-12-29
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) -


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(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.