This clause of Part 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; and
- vacuum cleaners intended primarily for use indoors, for water suction cleaning or animal grooming.
NOTE 101 Vacuum cleaners and water-suction cleaning appliances, including vacuum cleaners for animal grooming are covered by IEC 60335-2-2.
NOTE 102 Vacuum cleaners for commercial use are covered by IEC 60335-2-69.