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    USE OF LIFTING EQUIPMENT FOR PERFORMANCE, BROADCAST AND SIMILAR APPLICATIONS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR INSTALLATION, USE AND REMOVAL OF ABOVE STAGE EQUIPMENT (EXCLUDING TRUSSES AND TOWERS)

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    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2005

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Committees responsible
    Foreword
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Structural integrity
    5 Safety
    6 Planning and installation
    7 Attachment of loads
    8 Operation and use of equipment
    9 Flying of performers
    10 Technician lifting for access purposes
    Annex A (informative) Recommended safety factors and relevant
            rigging data
    Bibliography

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Provides recommendations for the safe use of lifting equipment used to lift and traverse equipment and personnel for the following applications: a) film; b) television; c) theatre and similar entertainment events; d) conference and exhibition.

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    Committee MHE/3/13
    Development Note Supersedes 03/316262 DC. (02/2005) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, May 2012. (04/2012)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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

    BS 7906-2(2000) : 2000 LIFTING EQUIPMENT FOR PERFORMANCE, BROADCAST AND SIMILAR APPLICATIONS - PART 2: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR USE OF ALUMINIUM AND STEEL TRUSSES AND TOWERS

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    DIN 56925:1997-06 THEATRE ENGINEERING, STAGE MACHINERY - SCENERY HOIST - SAFETY REQUIREMENTS AND TESTING
    DIN 1142:1982-01 WIRE ROPE GRIPS FOR ROPE TERMINATIONS TO MEET SAFETY REQUIREMENTS
    BS EN 39 : 2001 LOOSE STEEL TUBES FOR TUBE AND COUPLER SCAFFOLDS - TECHNICAL DELIVERY CONDITIONS
    ISO 7592:1983 Calibrated round steel link lifting chains Guidelines to proper use and maintenance
    BS EN 698:1995 Fibre ropes for general service. Manila and sisal
    BS EN 13411-5 : 2003 TERMINATIONS FOR STEEL WIRE ROPES - SAFETY - PART 5: U-BOLT WIRE ROPE GRIPS
    BS 7905-1(2001) : 2001 LIFTING EQUIPMENT FOR PERFORMANCE, BROADCAST AND SIMILAR APPLICATIONS - PART 1: SPECIFICATION FOR THE DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE OF ABOVE STAGE EQUIPMENT (EXCLUDING TRUSSES AND TOWERS)
    BS EN ISO 898-1:2013 Mechanical properties of fasteners made of carbon steel and alloy steel Bolts, screws and studs with specified property classes. Coarse thread and fine pitch thread
    BS EN 818-7 : 2002 SHORT LINK CHAIN FOR LIFTING PURPOSES - SAFETY - PART 7: FINE TOLERANCE HOIST CHAIN, GRADE T (TYPES T, DAT AND DT)
    BS 7671(2001) : 2001 AMD 14905 REQUIREMENTS FOR ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS
    BS EN 12385-4 : 2002 STEEL WIRE ROPES - SAFETY - PART 4: STRANDED ROPES FOR GENERAL LIFTING APPLICATIONS
    BS EN 13411-3 : 2004 TERMINATIONS FOR STEEL WIRE ROPES - SAFETY - PART 3: FERRULES AND FERRULE-SECURING
    ISO 3076:2012 Round steel short link chains for general lifting purposes — Medium tolerance sling chains for chain slings — Grade 8
    BS 1139-1.2(1990) : 1990 METAL SCAFFOLDING - TUBES - SPECIFICATION FOR ALUMINIUM TUBE
    ISO 1835:1980 Short link chain for lifting purposes Grade M (4), non-calibrated, for chain slings etc.
    DIN 15315:1999-12 LIFT - CABLE JOINTS
    BS 6521(1984) : 1984 GUIDE FOR PROPER USE AND MAINTENANCE OF CALIBRATED ROUND STEEL LINK LIFTING CHAINS
    BS EN 818-3 : 1999 SHORT LINK CHAIN FOR LIFTING PURPOSES - SAFETY - PART 3: MEDIUM TOLERANCE CHAIN FOR CHAIN SLINGS - GRADE 4
    BS MA 29:1982 Specification for steel wire rope and strand for yachts
    BS EN 697:1995 Fibre ropes for general service. Polyester
    BS 6570(1986) : 1986 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE SELECTION CARE AND MAINTENANCE OF STEEL WIRE ROPES
    ISO 3075:1980 Short link chain for lifting purposes Grade S (6) non calibrated, for chain slings etc.
    BS EN 1261:1995 Fibre ropes for general service. Hemp
    BS 7905-2(2000) : 2000 LIFTING EQUIPMENT FOR PERFORMANCE, BROADCAST AND SIMILAR APPLICATIONS - PART 2: SPECIFICATION FOR DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE OF ALUMINIUM AND STEEL TRUSSES AND TOWERS
    BS EN 13411-6 : 2004 TERMINATIONS FOR STEEL WIRE ROPES - SAFETY - PART 6: ASYMMETRIC WEDGE SOCKET
    BS 462:1983 SPECIFICATION FOR WIRE ROPE GRIPS
    BS 7906-2(2000) : 2000 LIFTING EQUIPMENT FOR PERFORMANCE, BROADCAST AND SIMILAR APPLICATIONS - PART 2: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR USE OF ALUMINIUM AND STEEL TRUSSES AND TOWERS
    BS EN 13411-4:2011 Terminations for steel wire ropes. Safety Metal and resin socketing
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