|| IEC 60335-2-2 ed6.1 Consol. with am1 withdrawn corrigendum
|| Household and similar electrical appliances - Safety - Part 2-2:
Particular requirements for vacuum cleaners and water-suction
||IEC 60335-2-2:2009+A1:1012 deals with the safety of electric vacuum cleaners and water-suction cleaning appliances for household and similar purposes, including vacuum cleaners for animal grooming, their rated voltage being not more than 250 V. It also applies to centrally-sited vacuum cleaners and automatic battery-powered
cleaners. This standard also applies to motorized cleaning heads and
current-carrying hoses associated with a particular vacuum cleaner.
The principal changes in this edition as compared with the fifth
edition of IEC 60335-2-2 is as follows: The text is aligned with IEC
60335-1:2001, and its amendments 1 and 2. The attention of the
National Committees is drawn to the fact that equipment
manufacturers and testing organizations may need a transitional
period following publication of a new, amended or revised IEC
publication in which to make products in accordance with the new
requirements and to equip thenselves for conducting new or revised
tests. It is the recommendation of the committee that the content of
this publication be adopted for implementation nationally not
earlier than 12 months or later than 36 months from the date of
Key words: Cleaning appliances, water-suction, vacuum.
This publication is to be read in conjunction with
This consolidated version consists of the sixth edition (2009)
and its amendment 1 (2012). Therefore, no need to order amendment in
addition to this publication.
||61 - Safety of household and similar electrical appliances
|| Domestic safety
*Child safety, see 97.190
*Safety of toys, see 97.200.50
|| Cleaning appliances
*Including vacuum cleaners, floor-cleaning machines, floor polishers, steam cleaners, pressure cleaners, hand operated cleaners, etc.
|Work in progress