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  • AS 2228.1-1992

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    Spectacles - Spectacle lenses

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

    Withdrawn date:  30-06-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1992

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Specifies requirements for all types of ophthalmic lenses for spectacles, both before and after laboratory processing and mounting into frames. Separate consideration is given to semi-finished lens blanks, finished uncut lenses and edged and mounted lenses. Lenses for non-prescription sunglasses, intra-ocular lenses, contact lenses and lenses for non-prescription protective eyewear are excluded from the scope of this Standard.

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    This Standard specifies requirements for all types of ophthalmic lenses for spectacles, both before and after laboratory processing and mounting into frames.Finished spectacles, commonly known as 'ready made' or 'magnifying' spectacles which are sold over the counter without a prescription are covered by this Standard, even though the use of such spectacles is strongly discouraged.NOTES:1 Requirements for spectacle frames are given in AS 2228.2.2 This Standard does not apply to non-prescription sunglasses (which are covered by AS 1067, Parts 1 and 2), non-prescription protective eyewear (which are covered by AS 1337) or to contact lenses (which are covered by AS 1887) or intra-ocular lenses.

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    Committee MS-024
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Withdrawn
    Supersedes

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    First published as AS T41-1969.
    Redesignated AS 2228-1978.
    Revised and redesignated AS 2228.1-1992. First published as AS T41-1969. Redesignated AS 2228-1978. Revised and redesignated AS 2228.1-1992.

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

    AS 2228.2-1992 Spectacles - Spectacle frames
    AS 1337-1984 Eye protectors for industrial applications
    AS 1887-1976 Contact lenses
    AS 1336-1982 Recommended practices for eye protection in the industrial environment
    AS 1067.1-1990 Sunglasses and fashion spectacles - Safety requirements
    AS 1067.2-1990 Sunglasses and fashion spectacles Performance requirements
    AS/NZS 1336:1997 Recommended practices for occupational eye protection
    AS/NZS 1337:1992 Eye protectors for industrial applications

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

    AS/NZS 4066:1992 Eye protectors for racquet sports
    AS/NZS 1337.6:2007 Personal eye protection - Prescription eye protectors against low and medium impact
    AS 2228.2-1992 Spectacles - Spectacle frames
    AS/NZS 1336:1997 Recommended practices for occupational eye protection
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