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ANSI B11.4

3rd Edition, July 15, 2008

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Safety requirements for Shears

Includes all amendments and changes through Reaffirmation Notice , 2013

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This standard applies to those mechanically, hydraulically, hydro-mechanically or pneumatically powered shears used to cut material by shearing, and which utilize a fixed blade(s) and non-rotary moving blade(s).

Shears addressed in this standard are commonly found in these basic applications:

1) stand–alone

2) stand–alone, automatic

3) process line

For the purpose of this standard, the term shear shall be inclusive of stand-alone, stand-alone automatic, and process line shears.