UL 1602
Standard for Gasoline-Engine-Powered, Rigid-Cutting-Member Edgers and Edger-Trimmers

DETAILS
Edition Number:4SCC Approved:--
Edition Date:2009-01-28DOD Approved: --
Price Code:AANSI Approved: --
Type:ulstd

  • SCOPE

    1 Scope

    1.1 These requirements cover walk-behind gasoline-engine-powered, ground-supported edgers and edger-trimmers that employ rigid cutting members, the diameter of which is not more than 12 in (305 mm).

    1.2 These requirements also cover hand-supported, portable, gasoline-engine-powered edgers having at least one ground-support and employing a rigid cutting member that has a diameter of not more than 12 in (305 mm).

    1.3 These requirements do not cover gasoline-powered edgers and edger-trimmers that employ a cutting means:

    a)    That has a maximum tip-speed of more than 12,000 surface ft/min (3660 surface m/min); or

    b)    That is made of nonmetallic flexible line.

    1.4 These requirements do not cover accessories or attachments provided for the purpose of digging or cutting materials other than earth and grass.

  • TABLE OF CONTENTS
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    • Cover
    • Transmittal
    • Table of Contents
      • Body
        • INTRODUCTION
          • 1 Scope
          • 2 Glossary
          • 3 Units of Measurement
          • 4 Components
          • 5 Undated References
        • CONSTRUCTION
          • 6 General
          • 7 Cutting Member
          • 8 Protection Against Corrosion
          • 9 Fuel Tank
          • 10 Fuel Line
          • 11 Ignition Cable
        • PROTECTION AGAINST RISK OF INJURY TO PERSONS
          • 12 General
          • 13 Enclosures and Guards
          • 14 Rotating Parts
          • 15 Handles
          • 16 Controls
          • 17 Overspeed Protection
          • 18 Engine Exhaust
          • 19 Hot Surfaces
          • 20 Fuel Tank
          • 21 Impact Test
        • PERFORMANCE
          • 22 Sudden Impact Test
          • 23 Noise Level Test
          • 24 Out-of-Balance Test
          • 25 Fuel Tank Tests
            • 25.1 Overfill test
            • 25.2 Corrosion test
            • 25.3 Reference fuel C
            • 25.4 Heat aging test
            • 25.5 Low temperature test
            • 25.6 Ultraviolet light test
        • MARKING
          • 26 General
          • 27 Cautionary Markings
        • INSTRUCTIONS
          • 28 General
          • 29 Instructions Pertaining to a Risk of Fire or Injury to Persons
          • 30 Assembly Instructions
          • 31 Operating Instructions
          • 32 User-Maintenance Instructions
    • APPENDIX A
    • Superseded List