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  • AS/NZS 3100:2017

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    Approval and test specification - General requirements for electrical equipment

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

    Superseded date:  23-06-2022

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    Published date:  13-01-2017

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    This Standard specifies the general safety requirements for, or with respect to, equipment (including fittings, accessories, appliances and apparatus) of classes and types that are used in, or intended for use in, or in connection with, electrical installations in buildings, structures, and premises. It is not applicable to an appliance within the scope of AS/NZS60335.1 or a part2 of this standard, except where an approval and test specification makes reference to this standard.

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    This Standard specifies the general safety requirements for, or with respect to, equipment(including fittings, accessories, appliances and apparatus) of classes and types that are usedin, or intended for use in, or in connection with, electrical installations in buildings, structures, and premises. It is not applicable to an appliance within the scope of AS/NZS 60335.1 or a part 2 of this standard, except where an approval and test specification makes reference to this standard.Guidelines covering design and testing of electrical equipment to ensure safety and protection against electric shock, including the principles and application of double insulation, are contained in Annex D. Users of this Standard may find it helpful to study Annex D before reading the main body of this Standard.

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    Committee EL-002
    Development Note Amendment 2 published on 28 June 2019. New PDF. New PDF incorporating Amendments 1-3. Under Revision by DR AS/NZS 3100:2017 Amd 4:2021.
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Revision Of
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes
    Under Revision

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    Originated in Australia as C 100—1937.Final Australian edition AS 3100—1994.Originated in New Zealand as NZSS 1300:1965.Final New Zealand edition NZS 6200:1988.Jointly revised and designated AS/NZS 3100:1997.Second edition AS/NZS 3100:2002.Third edition AS/NZS 3100:2009.Fourth edition AS/NZS 3100:2017. Originated in Australia as C 100-1937. Final Australian edition AS 3100-1994. Originated in New Zealand as NZSS 1300:1965. Final New Zealand edition NZS 6200:1988. Jointly revised and designated AS/NZS 3100:1997. Second edition AS/NZS 3100:2002. Third edition AS/NZS 3100:2009. Fourth edition AS/NZS 3100:2017. Reissued incorporating Amendment No. 1 (November 2017). Reissued incorporating Amendment No. 2 (June 2019). Reissued incorporating Amendment No. 3 (March 2020).

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    AS/NZS 60695.2.12:2001 Fire hazard testing Glowing/hot wire based test methods - Glow-wire flammability test method for materials
    AS/NZS 60695.2.11:2001 Fire hazard testing Glowing/hot wire based test methods – Glow-wire flammability test method for end-products (IEC 60695-2-11:2000, MOD)
    AS/NZS 60695.11.10:2001 Fire hazard testing Test flames - 50 W horizontal and vertical flame test methods
    AS/NZS 1020:1995 The control of undesirable static electricity
    AS/NZS 60695.2.10:2001 Glowing/hot wire based test methods Glow-wire apparatus and common test procedure
    AS/NZS 3133:2013 Approval and test specification - Air-break switches
    AS 60529-2004 Degrees of protection provided by enclosures (IP Code) (Reconfirmed 2018)
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    AS/NZS 3112:2011 Approval and test specification - Plugs and socket-outlets
    AS/NZS 60065:2012 Audio, video and similar electronic apparatus - Safety requirements (IEC 60065, Ed.7.2 (2011) MOD)
    AS/NZS 1125:2001 Conductors in insulated electric cables and flexible cords (Reconfirmed 2017)
    AS 1834.1-1991 Material for soldering Solder alloys (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 3158-2004 Electric cables - Glass fibre insulated - For working voltages up to and including 0.6/1 (1.2) kV (Reconfirmed 2016)
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    NZS/AS 4553-1&2(INT) : 2013 GAS SPACE HEATING APPLIANCES - PART 1: ESSENTIAL SAFETY AND PART 2: EFFICIENCY AND EMISSIONS
    NZS 4512:2010 FIRE DETECTION AND ALARM SYSTEMS IN BUILDINGS

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