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Reference EN 60745-2-5:2007
Title Hand-held motor-operated electric tools - Safety - Part 2-5: Particular requirements for circular saws
Project Number 16378
Abstract/Scope Deals with the safety of hand-held motor-operated or magnetically driven electric tools, specific requirements for circular saws. The rated voltage being not more than 250 V for single-phase a.c. or d.c., and 440 V for three-phase This standard does not apply to saws used with abrasive wheels.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2007-03-23
Current Stage code deadline 2007-11-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 116
Reference Document IEC 60745-2-5:2006 (MOD)
ICS 25.140.20 - Electric tools
25.140.30 - Hand-operated tools
Keywords Tool; Motor-operated; Hand-held; Saw; Circular saw
Note Merged with prAA (pr=20700) and published as one single document * Superseded by EN 60745-2-5:2010
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle
21.7 Hazardous substances - Asbestos Manufacturing B2B
31 Radiation Use B2B


Deadline Date
6060 2007-03-23 2007-11-01 export to doc file  EN  FR  DE
5099 2006-11-01 2007-01-01  
5061 2006-09-26 2006-11-01  
5060 2006-06-27 2006-07-12 export to doc file  EN
5020 2006-04-14 2006-06-16  
4099 2005-02-28 2006-03-31  
4060 2005-02-04 2005-02-28  
4060 2004-11-08 2005-04-25  
4020 2004-06-04 2004-11-05  
3099 2004-06-02 2004-06-04  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2006-11-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2007-03-23
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2007-05-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2007-11-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2009-11-01


Supersedes EN 60745-2-5:2003
Superseded by EN 60745-2-5:2010
Normative reference (6)  

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(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

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