IEC/TR 61056-3 1st Edition, August 1, 1991
Portable Lead-Acid Cells and Batteries (Valve-Regulated Types) Part 3: Safety Recommendations for Use in Electric Appliances
Includes all amendments and changes through Change/Amendment , August 1991
Additional Comments: BILINGUAL * W/D S/S BY IEC 62485-4
Published By:International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC)
This Technical Report is applicable to lead-acid cells and batteries of valve-regulated type for cyclic application e.g. portable equipment, tools, toys, etc. It does not apply to cells for typical float application. Also excluded are cells and batteries for starting of internal combustion engines.
The object of this report is:
- to set rules for the accommodation of batteries as defined above in electric appliances, addressed mainly to the engineer designing such appliances;
- to set minimum requirements concerning the range of safety-information passed on to the (unskilled) user;
in order to prevent danger or damage to persons and/or material.