IEC 62841-4-6:2022 EXV 
Extended version

Electric motor-operated hand-held tools, transportable tools and lawn and garden machinery - Safety - Part 4-6: Particular requirements for garden blowers, garden vacuums and garden blower/vacuums


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IEC 62841-4-6:2022 EXV contains both the international standard and its extended version (EXV). This extended version of the official IEC Standard is available in English only and provides the user with a comprehensive content of the Standard. IEC 62841-4-6:2022 EXV includes the content of the references made to IEC 62841-1:2014.

IEC 62841-1:2014, Clause 1 is applicable, except as follows:
This document applies to hand-held and backpack
  • garden blowers;
  • garden vacuums; and
  • garden blower/vacuums.
This document does not apply to
  • walk-behind garden blowers, walk-behind garden vacuums and walk-behind garden blower/vacuums;
  • robotic garden blowers, robotic garden vacuums and robotic garden blower/vacuums;
  • vacuum cleaners intended primarily for use indoors, for water suction cleaning or animal grooming; and
  • blowers intended primarily for use indoors, or animal grooming.

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Additional information

Publication typeInternational Standard
Publication date2022-10-10
Available language(s)English
TC/SCTC 116 - Safety of motor-operated electric toolsrss
ICS25.140.20 - Electric tools
Stability date  2027
File size5256 KB

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