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    Cranes (including hoists and winches) Serial hoists and winches

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  05-01-1997

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Specifies the requirements for manually operated chain hoists, power-operated hoists, power-operated wire rope hoists, scaffolding hoists, creeper winches, manually operated drum winches, power-operated drum winches and trolleys, as defined in AS2549. It is complementary to AS1418.1 and also proposes the application, design, electrical and pneumatic controls, performance testing, marking, certificates, operation and maintenance requirements for such equipment.

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    This Standard specifies requirements for serial hoists and winches.It is complementary to AS 1418.1, but the requirements given herein take precedence over corresponding requirements in that Standard.The requirements for the safe use of serial hoists and winches are given in AS 2550.1.

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    Committee ME/5
    Document Type Standard
    Product Note Pending Revision indicates that as a result of the Aged Standards review process, the document needs updating. If no project proposal, meeting the quality criteria, is received within the 12 month timeframe, the document shall be withdrawn.
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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    First published in part as AS B104-1964.AS B231 first published 1966.AS B273 first published 1968.AS B104-1964, AS B231-1966 and AS B273-1968 revised, amalgamated and redesignated AS 1418.2-1980.Second edition 1986.Third edition 1990.Fourth edition 1997. Originated in part as AS B104-1964. Previous edition AS 1418.2-1990. Fourth edition 1997.

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

    AS 2752-2003 Preferred numbers and their use
    AS 1000-1979 The International System of Units (SI) and its application
    AS 1831-2007 Ductile cast iron
    AS 2549-1996 Cranes (including hoists and winches) - Glossary of terms
    AS 1532-1974 Short pitch transmission precision roller chains and chain wheels
    AS/NZS ISO 8402:1994 Quality management and quality assurance - Vocabulary
    AS 2550.1-1993 Cranes - Safe use - General requirements
    AS 1418.1-1994 Cranes (including hoists and winches) - General requirements
    AS 1418.1-2002 Cranes, hoists and winches General requirements
    AS 3777-1990 Shank hooks and large-eye hooks - Maximum 25 t
    AS 1831-1985 Iron castings - Spheroidal or nodular graphite cast iron
    AS 2550.1-2002 Cranes, hoists and winches - Safe use - General requirements
    AS 3569-1989 Steel wire ropes
    AS 2752-1985 Preferred numbers and their use

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    AS 2550.1-2011 Cranes, hoists and winches - Safe use General requirements
    AS/NZS 1170.1:2002 Structural design actions Permanent, imposed and other actions
    AS 3962-1991 Guidelines for design of marinas
    AS 1485-1983 Safety and health in workrooms of educational establishments
    AS/NZS 4576:1995 Guidelines for scaffolding
    AS 1418.1-2002 Cranes, hoists and winches General requirements
    AS/NZS 1891.4:2009 Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices Selection, use and maintenance
    AS 1576.1-1991 Scaffolding - General requirements
    AS 1418.8-2008 Cranes, hoists and winches Special purpose appliances (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 5804.1-2010 High-voltage live working General
    AS/NZS 3000:2007 Electrical installations (known as the Australian/New Zealand Wiring Rules)
    AS 4991-2004 Lifting devices
    AS 3533.1-1997 Amusement rides and devices - Design and construction
    AS 2550.3-2002 Cranes, hoists and winches - Safe use Bridge, gantry, portal (including container cranes) and jib cranes
    AS 3581-1988 Mechanical aids for patient lifting and moving - Safety requirements
    AS/NZS 1170.0:2002 Structural design actions General principles
    AS 3533.1-2009 Amusement rides and devices Design and construction
    AS 1576.4-1991 Scaffolding - Suspended scaffolding
    AS 1418.13-1996 Cranes (including hoists and winches) Building maintenance units
    AS/NZS 1576.4:2013 Scaffolding Suspended scaffolding
    AS 1418.1-1994 Cranes (including hoists and winches) - General requirements
    AS/NZS 3000:2018 (Unamended Hardcopy + Amendments) Electrical installations (known as the Australian/New Zealand Wiring Rules)
    AS 3962-2001 Guidelines for design of marinas
    AS 1418.6-2004 Cranes, hoists and winches Guided storing and retrieving appliances (Reconfirmed 2018)
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