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AS/NZS 3760:2010

Superseded

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In-service safety inspection and testing of electrical equipment

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Superseded date

29-05-2024

Published date

30-09-2010

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This Standard specifies procedures for the safety inspection and testing of low voltage single phase and polyphase electrical equipment, connected to the electrical supply by a flexible cord or connecting device. It also include procedures for the safety inspection and testing of: Residual current devices (RCDs) except those within the scope of AS/NZS 3003 and NZS 6115; and Portable inverters that generate or produce low voltage.

This Standard specifies procedures for the safety inspection and testing of low voltage single phase and polyphase electrical equipment, connected to the electrical supply by a flexible cord or connecting device, and that(a) Is new equipment placed into service for the first time;(b) Is already in-service;(c) Has been serviced or repaired;(d) Is returning to service from a second-hand sale; or(e) Is available for hire.This Standard also specifies procedures for the safety inspection and testing of(f) Residual current devices (RCDs) except those within the scope of AS/NZS 3003 andNZS 6115; and(g) Portable inverters that generate or produce low voltage.Typical examples of equipment covered by this Standard are:(h) Portable equipment, hand-held equipment and stationary equipment, designed forconnection to the low voltage supply by a supply cord, an appliance inlet or pins forinsertion into a socket-outlet (see Figure G1);(i) Cord sets, cord extension sets and outlet devices (also known as electrical portableoutlet devices (EPODs), or power boards);(j) Flexible cords connected to fixed equipment in hostile environments;(k) Portable power supplies (includes power adaptor/plug-pack, both of the safety isolatingtransformer and switch-mode type);(l) Battery chargers including those for commercial or industrial use;(m) Portable and transportable heavy duty tools such as high pressure washers and concretegrinders.

Committee
EL-036
DevelopmentNote
Standard given Pending Revision status. Under Revision by DR AS/NZS 3760:2021.
DocumentType
Standard
ISBN
978 1 86975 618 5
Pages
42
ProductNote
Pending Revision indicates that as a result of the Aged Standards review process, the document needs updating. If no project proposal, meeting the quality criteria, is received within the 12 month timeframe, the document shall be withdrawn.
PublisherName
Standards Australia
Status
Superseded
SupersededBy
Supersedes
UnderRevision

First published as AS 3760-1990.Jointly revised and designated as AS/NZS 3760:1996.Third edition 2000.Fourth edition 2001.Fifth edition 2003.Edition 6 AS/NZS 3760:2010. Edition 1 AS 3760:1990. Edition 2 AS/NZS 3760:1996. Edition 3 AS/NZS 3760:2000. Edition 4 AS/NZS 3760:2001. Edition 5 AS/NZS 3760:2003. Edition 6 AS/NZS 3760:2010. Reissued incorporating Amendment No. 1 (April 2011). Reissued incorporating Amendment No. 2 (December 2012)

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