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  • AS 1576-1974

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    Code of practice for metal scaffolding (known as the SAA Metal Scaffolding Code)

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

    Superseded date:  30-06-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-11-1974

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Provides a set of rules covering the construction of metal tube and coupler scaffolds used for building construction, maintenance, repair and demolition work. General rules are given for scaffold materials, for classes and types of scaffolds and placement of loads, for scaffold erection generally and for bracing and tying, while particular recommendations are given for putlog, independent, birdcage, tower and mobile scaffolds, and for access, barrows runs and ramps, spur scaffolds and hung scaffolds, ladder access towers, and scaffolds on cantilever beams. Hazards are dealt with and recommendations on the care of scaffolding materials are also given. The Code is extensively illustrated.

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    Committee BD-036
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    SAA/SNZ HB62.2:1995 Guidelines for erection of building steelwork Multi storey buildings and structures
    AS 1418.3-1997 Cranes, hoists and winches Bridge, gantry, portal (including container cranes) and jib cranes (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 3610-1995 Formwork for concrete
    AS 2601-1991 The demolition of structures
    AS 2601-2001 The demolition of structures
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