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    Lifts, escalators and moving walks Passenger and goods lifts - Electrohydraulic

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

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2002

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    1 - AS 1735.3-2002 LIFTS, ESCALATORS AND MOVING WALKS - PASSENGER AND GOODS LIFTS-ELECTROHYDRAULIC
    4 - PREFACE
    5 - CONTENTS
    8 - SECTION 1 SCOPE AND GENERAL
    8 - 1.1 SCOPE
    8 - 1.2 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
    9 - 1.3 DEFINITIONS
    10 - SECTION 2 SPEED
    11 - SECTION 3 PRESSURE TEST AFTER ERECTION
    12 - SECTION 4 BEAMS, SUPPORTS, AND FOUNDATIONS FOR CYLINDERS, MACHINES AND OVERHEAD SHEAVES
    13 - SECTION 5 MACHINERY LOCATIONS
    13 - 5.1 GENERAL
    13 - 5.2 MACHINE ROOM LOCATION RELATIVE TO LIFTWELL
    13 - 5.3 COMMUNICATIONS
    14 - 5.4 LIFT MOVEMENT OBSERVATION
    17 - SECTION 6 ACCESS TO OVERHEAD SHEAVES
    18 - SECTION 7 HYDRAULIC EQUIPMENT
    18 - 7.1 GENERAL
    18 - 7.2 RAMS
    18 - 7.2.1 General
    18 - 7.2.2 Material
    18 - 7.2.3 Ram design
    19 - 7.2.4 Ram connection
    20 - 7.2.5 Ram joints
    22 - 7.2.6 Ram stops
    23 - 7.2.7 Car stops for upward travel
    23 - 7.2.8 Ram ends subject to fluid pressure
    23 - 7.2.9 Ram-follower guide
    23 - 7.2.10 Head guide
    23 - 7.3 CYLINDERS
    23 - 7.3.1 Materials
    23 - 7.3.2 Cylinder design
    24 - 7.3.3 Clearance at bottom of cylinder
    24 - 7.3.4 Cylinder and ram ends
    25 - 7.3.5 Collection of oil leakage
    25 - 7.3.6 Bleeding off air or gas
    26 - 7.3.7 Cylinder protection
    27 - 7.3.8 Cylinder restraint
    27 - 7.3.9 Multiple cylinders
    27 - 7.3.10 Multiple-axis telescoping cylinders
    27 - 7.4 HYDRAULIC LINES
    27 - 7.4.1 General
    28 - 7.4.2 Rigid lines and fittings
    28 - 7.4.3 Hoses
    32 - 7.5 VALVES
    32 - 7.5.1 General
    32 - 7.5.2 Pump relief valve
    32 - 7.5.3 Check valve
    32 - 7.5.4 Door lock valve
    33 - 7.5.5 Flow restriction (pipe rupture) valve
    33 - 7.5.6 Manual operation
    34 - 7.5.7 Low pressure device
    34 - 7.5.8 Down direction valves
    34 - 7.5.9 Shut-off Valve
    34 - 7.6 TANKS
    34 - 7.6.1 Material
    34 - 7.6.2 Capacity
    34 - 7.6.3 Means for checking liquid level
    34 - 7.6.4 Covers and venting
    35 - 7.6.5 Factors of safety
    35 - 7.7 AUXILIARY EQUIPMENT LOCATION
    37 - 7.8 STORED ENERGY PUMPING SYSTEM
    38 - SECTION 8 CLEARANCES FOR CARS AND COUNTERWEIGHTS
    38 - 8.1 DIRECT-ACTING ELECTROHYDRAULIC LIFTS
    38 - 8.1.1 Clearance at bottom of car
    38 - 8.1.2 Car buffer clearance
    38 - 8.1.3 Top overtravel
    39 - 8.1.4 Top overtravel clearance
    40 - 8.1.5 Standing area
    40 - 8.1.6 Clearance at top of flying counterweight
    41 - 8.1.7 Clearance at bottom of flying counterweight
    41 - 8.1.8 Guardrails on top of car
    41 - 8.2 SUSPENDED ELECTROHYDRAULIC LIFTS (INDIRECT)
    41 - 8.2.1 Clearance at bottom of car
    42 - 8.2.2 Car buffer clearance
    42 - 8.2.3 Compressed ram clearance
    42 - 8.2.4 Clearance above car with ram fully extended
    42 - 8.2.5 Top overtravel
    42 - 8.2.6 Clearance at top of flying counterweight
    43 - 8.2.7 Clearance at bottom of flying counterweight
    43 - 8.2.8 Standing area
    43 - 8.2.9 Guardrails on top of car
    45 - SECTION 9 BUFFERS AND HOLDING DEVICES
    45 - 9.1 CAR BUFFERS
    45 - 9.1.1 General
    45 - 9.1.2 Location
    45 - 9.1.3 Solid buffers
    46 - 9.1.4 Spring buffers
    46 - 9.1.5 Oil buffers
    48 - 9.1.6 Elastomer buffers
    48 - 9.2 DEVICES TO HOLD CAR ABOVE LOWEST FLOOR
    49 - 9.3 COUNTERWEIGHT BUFFERS
    49 - 9.4 FLYING COUNTERWEIGHT BUFFERS
    49 - 9.5 PAWL DEVICES
    52 - SECTION 10 PITS
    52 - 10.1 GENERAL
    52 - 10.2 PITS NOT EXTENDING TO LOWEST FLOOR OF BUILDING
    53 - SECTION 11 LIFTWELL ENCLOSURES
    54 - SECTION 12 LANDING DOORS
    54 - 12.1 PROVISION
    54 - 12.2 GENERAL
    54 - 12.3 CLOSING OF LANDING DOORS
    54 - 12.3.1 General
    54 - 12.3.2 Horizontally operated doors
    54 - 12.3.3 Vertical sliding doors
    54 - 12.3.4 Vertical bi-parting doors
    55 - 12.3.5 Hinged doors
    56 - SECTION 13 LOCKING OF LANDING DOORS
    56 - 13.1 GENERAL
    56 - 13.2 PARKING OF ATTENDANT-CONTROLLED CARS
    57 - SECTION 14 DOOR LOCKS
    58 - SECTION 15 CLEARANCES IN LIFTWELLS AND ENCLOSURES
    59 - SECTION 16 PIPING, OR SIMILAR, IN LIFTWELLS OR MACHINE ROOMS
    60 - SECTION 17 SUSPENSION MEANS
    60 - 17.1 GENERAL
    60 - 17.2 ROPE SUSPENSION
    60 - 17.3 CHAIN SUSPENSION
    60 - 17.3.1 General
    60 - 17.3.2 Means
    60 - 17.3.3 Number
    60 - 17.3.4 Type
    61 - 17.3.5 Anchorages
    61 - 17.3.6 Factor of safety
    61 - 17.3.7 Alignment
    61 - 17.3.8 Equalizers
    61 - 17.3.9 Chainwheels
    62 - SECTION 18 ROPE ATTACHMENTS AND FITTINGS
    63 - SECTION 19 SHEAVES AND PULLEYS
    64 - SECTION 20 COUNTERWEIGHTS AND FLYING COUNTERWEIGHTS
    64 - 20.1 GENERAL
    64 - 20.2 PIT GUARDS
    64 - 20.3 FLYING COUNTERWEIGHT OVERTRAVEL LIMIT SWITCH
    64 - 20.4 MASS OF FLYING COUNTERWEIGHT
    65 - SECTION 21 GUIDES FOR LIFT CARS AND COUNTERWEIGHTS
    65 - 21.1 GENERAL
    65 - 21.2 STRESSES AND DEFLECTIONS IN STEEL CAR GUIDE RAILS
    65 - 21.2.1 Direct-acting lifts
    65 - 21.2.2 Suspended lifts with safety gear
    65 - 21.2.3 Cantilevered car retention
    66 - SECTION 22 RATED CAR CAPACITY AND CLASSES OF LOADING
    67 - SECTION 23 CAR CONSTRUCTION
    67 - 23.1 GENERAL
    67 - 23.2 CAR FRAMES FOR DIRECT-ACTING LIFTS
    68 - SECTION 24 CAR DOORS
    69 - SECTION 25 POWER OPERATION OF CAR AND LANDING DOORS
    70 - SECTION 26 ELECTRICAL INSTALLATION
    70 - 26.1 GENERAL
    70 - 26.2 CONTROLLERS
    71 - SECTION 27 EARTHING
    72 - SECTION 28 PRECAUTIONS IN WIRING
    73 - SECTION 29 OPERATING DEVICES AND CONTROL EQUIPMENT
    73 - 29.1 GENERAL
    73 - 29.2 OPERATING IN THE EVENT OF SUB-MAINS SUPPLY FAILURE
    74 - SECTION 30 ELECTRICAL PROTECTIVE DEVICES
    74 - 30.1 GENERAL
    74 - 30.1.1 Compliance with AS 1735.2
    74 - 30.1.2 Variations from AS 1735.2
    74 - 30.2 TOP OVERTRAVEL LIMIT SWITCH
    74 - 30.3 ANTI-CREEP LEVELLING DEVICE
    74 - 30.4 NORMAL LIMIT SWITCHES
    74 - 30.5 DOOR LOCK VALVE TEST SWITCH
    74 - 30.6 FLYING COUNTERWEIGHT OVERTRAVEL LIMIT SWITCH
    75 - 30.7 RECYCLING SYNCHRONIZATION
    75 - 30.8 SLACK CHAIN SWITCH
    76 - SECTION 31 TERMINAL STOPPINGDEVICES
    76 - 31.1 GENERAL
    76 - 31.2 NORMAL (SLOWING DOWN AND STOPPING) LIMIT SWITCHES OR DEVICES
    76 - 31.2.1 General
    76 - 31.2.2 Location
    76 - 31.3 TOP OVERTRAVEL LIMIT SWITCHES
    76 - 31.3.1 Operation
    76 - 31.3.2 Setting
    77 - 31.4 ANTI-CREEP LEVELLING DEVICE
    77 - 31.5 FLYING COUNTERWEIGHT BOTTOM OVERTRAVEL LIMIT SWITCH
    78 - SECTION 32 INDICATORS, ANNUNCIATORS, ALARMS, TELEPHONES AND THE LIKE
    79 - SECTION 33 CAR AND COUNTERWEIGHTSAFETY GEAR
    79 - 33.1 GENERAL
    79 - 33.2 TRIPPING OF TYPE 'A' SAFETY GEAR BY SAFETY ROPE
    80 - SECTION 34 SPEED GOVERNORS
    81 - SECTION 35 SAFETY DEVICE SELECTION
    82 - APPENDIX A - NOTATION
    83 - APPENDIX B - MEDIUM DENSITY POLYETHYLENE (MDPE)

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Specifies requirements for electrohydraulic lifts for carrying passengers or goods or both.

    Scope - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    This Standard sets out requirements for electrohydraulic lifts for carrying passengers and goods.This Standard is complementary to AS 1735.1 and AS 1735.2, but the requirements of this Standard take precedence over corresponding requirements of those Standards.

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    Committee ME-004
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Obsolescent
    Supersedes

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    Made Obsolescent 19-06-2014 First published as part of AS CA3-1935.Redated 1937.Redated 1938.Redated 1939.Second edition 1941.Third edition 1947.Redated 1950.Redated 1951.Redated 1952.Redated 1953.Revised and redesignated in part as AS CA3.3-1968.Revised and redesignated AS 1735.3-1975.Second edition 1982.Third edition 1986.Fourth edition 1995.Fifth edition 2001.Sixth edition 2002. First published as part of AS CA3-1935. Redated 1937. Redated 1938. Redated 1939. Second edition 1941. Third edition 1947. Redated 1950. Redated 1951. Redated 1952. Redated 1953. Revised and redesignated in part as AS CA3.3-1968. Revised and redesignated AS 1735.3-1975. Second edition 1982. Third edition 1986. Fourth edition 1995. Fifth edition 2001. Sixth edition 2002.

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

    AS 1735.2-2001 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Passenger and goods lifts - Electric
    AS/NZS 4130:2003 Polyethylene (PE) pipes for pressure applications
    AS 1735.10(INT)-1998 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Tests
    AS 4058-1992 Precast concrete pipes (pressure and non-pressure)
    AS 1572-1998 Copper and copper alloys - Seamless tubes for engineering purposes (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS/NZS 4130:2001 Polyethylene (PE) pipes for pressure applications
    AS 1735.1-2003 Lifts, escalators and moving walks General requirements
    AS 3990-1993 Mechanical equipment - Steelwork (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 1735.1-2001 Lifts, escalators and moving walks - General requirements
    AS 1210-1997 Pressure vessels
    AS 1532-1974 Short pitch transmission precision roller chains and chain wheels
    PD ISO/TR 11071-2:2006 Comparison of worldwide lift safety standards Hydraulic lifts (elevators)
    AS/NZS 4058:2007 Precast concrete pipes (pressure and non-pressure)
    AS 3791-1991 Hydraulic hose
    ISO/TR 11071-2:2006 Comparison of worldwide lift safety standards Part 2: Hydraulic lifts (elevators)

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    AS 2118.1:2017 Automatic fire sprinkler systems General systems
    AS 1735.17-1995 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Lifts for people with limited mobility - Restricted use - Water-drive
    AS/NZS 2982:2010 Laboratory design and construction
    AS 1735.14-1998 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Low-rise platforms for passengers
    AS/NZS 4024.1:2006 Series Safety of machinery Safety of machinery series
    AS 1735.7-1998 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Stairway lifts
    AS 4024.1202-2006 Safety of machinery General principles - Technical principles
    AS/NZS 4431:1996 Guidelines for safe working on new lift installations in new constructions
    AS/NZS 1680.2.1:2008 Interior and workplace lighting Specific applications - Circulation spaces and other general areas
    AS 2359.2-1985 Industrial trucks (known as the SAA Industrial Truck Code) - Operation
    AS 1418.8-2008 Cranes, hoists and winches Special purpose appliances (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 1735.12-1999 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Facilities for persons with disabilities
    AS 1735.15-2002 Lifts, escalators, and moving walks Low-rise passenger lifts - Non-automatically controlled
    AS 1735.9-1994 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Special purpose industrial lifts
    AS 2359.2-2013 Powered industrial trucks Operations
    AS 1735.16-1993 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Lifts for persons with limited mobility - Restricted use - Automatically controlled
    AS 1735.11-1986 SAA Lift Code Fire-rated landing doors
    AS 1735.10(INT)-1998 Lifts, escalators and moving walks Tests
    AS 2118.1-2006 Automatic fire sprinkler systems General systems
    AS 1735.1-2003 Lifts, escalators and moving walks General requirements
    AS 1418.7-1999 Cranes (including hoists and winches) Builders hoists and associated equipment
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