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CLC/TC 116

Safety of motor-operated electric tools



Reference EN 60745-2-22:2011/A11:2013
Title Hand-held motor-operated electric tools - Safety - Part 2-22: Particular requirements for cut-off machines
Project Number 23671
Abstract/Scope IEC 60745-2-22:2011 applies to cut-off machines fitted with one bonded reinforced wheel of Type 41 or Type 42, orone or more diamond cut-off wheels with the peripheral gaps, if any, not exceeding 10 mm and with a rated speed not exceeding a peripheral speed of the wheel of 100 m/s at rated capacity and a rated wheel capacity range of 55 mm to 410 mm. These machines are intended to cut materials such as metals, concrete, masonry, glass and tile. This standard does not apply to grinders, sanders, or polishers, even if they can be converted to a cut-off machine, which are covered by IEC 60745-2-3, circular saws which are covered by IEC 60745-2-5.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2013-01-18
Current Stage code deadline 2013-12-17
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) MD (2006/42/EC)
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IEC Technical Body  
Reference Document  
ICS 25.140.20 - Electric tools
Keywords Hand-held; Motor-operated; Safety; cut-off machine
Note 2012-11-12 - Publication editing allocated to 2012-06-01: UAP editing allocated to 2012-05-04 - UAP text received - for sending to Consultant 2011-10-03 - UAP editing allocated to * D139/C154: NWI approved * Amendment to the existing CMs
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2013-01-18 2013-12-17  
5099 2012-12-17 2013-01-14  
5060 2012-11-12 2012-12-03 export to doc file  EN
5020 2012-06-08 2012-11-09 export to doc file  EN  DE
4099 2012-05-01    
1099 2011-10-01 2012-05-15  
1000 2011-07-29 2011-09-30  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2012-12-17
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2013-01-18
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2013-06-17
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2013-12-17
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2015-12-17


Superseded by  
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.