IEC 62841-3-9:2020 applies to transportable mitre saws intended to be used with a toothed saw blade for cutting wood and analogous materials, plastics and nonferrous metals except magnesium with a saw blade diameter not exceeding 410 mm, which hereinafter might simply be referred to as saw or tool. This International Standard does not apply to mitre saws intended to cut other metals, such as magnesium, steel and iron. This document does not apply to mitre saws with an automatic feeding device. Transportable saws intended to cut ferrous metals will be covered by a future part of IEC 62841-3. This document does not apply to saws designed for use with abrasive wheels. Transportable tools designed for use with abrasive wheels are covered by IEC 62841-3-10. This document does not apply to tools combining the function of a mitre saw with the function of a table saw. Transportable tools combining the function of a mitre saw with the function of a table saw are covered by by a future part of IEC 62841-3. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2014. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:
- Clause 1: Scope: increase of the maximum saw blade diameter to 410 mm;
- Corrigendum 1 and Corrigendum 2 of the first edition have been incorporated in this second edition.
This Part 3-9 is to be used in conjunction with the IEC 62841-1:2014.