UL 583
Standard for Electric-Battery-Powered Industrial Trucks

DETAILS
Edition Number:10SCC Approved:--
Edition Date:2012-08-15DOD Approved: --
Price Code:BANSI Approved: 2016-11-23
Type:ulstd

  • SCOPE

    1 Scope

    1.1 These requirements cover electric powered industrial trucks, such as tractors, platform-lift trucks, fork-lift trucks, and other vehicles designed for specific industrial uses, with respect to a risk of fire, electric shock, and explosion. These requirements do not cover such electric powered industrial trucks with respect to other possible risks that may be associated with the use of such trucks.

    1.2 These requirements cover power sources intended for use in the electric powered industrial trucks mentioned in 1.1, with respect to the risk of fire, electric shock, and explosion.

    1.3 Deleted

    1.4 These requirements cover Types E, CGH, E or CGH, EE, ES, and EX electric powered industrial trucks.

  • TABLE OF CONTENTS
    Expand All

    • Cover
    • Transmittal
    • Table of Contents
      • Body
        • INTRODUCTION
          • 1 Scope
          • 2 Components
          • 3 Units of Measurement
          • 4 Undated References
          • 5 Terminology
          • 6 Reference Standards
          • 7 Samples
        • TYPE E TRUCKS
          • CONSTRUCTION
          • 8 General
          • 9 Motors and Electromechanical Brakes
          • 10 Motors
          • 11 Electric Controls
          • 12 Wiring
          • 13 Overcurrent Protection
          • 14 Power Source Compartment or Enclosure
          • 15 Industrial Truck Power Sources
            • 15.1 Lead acid batteries
            • 15.2 Lithium batteries
            • 15.3 Fuel cells
            • 15.4 Electrochemical capacitors
            • 15.5 Onboard battery chargers
          • 16 Power Source Connectors
          • 17 Lamps, Lampholders, and Horns
            • 17.1 General
            • 17.2 Horns
          • 18 Spacings
            • 18.1 General
            • 18.2 Barriers
          • 19 Low-Voltage Limited Energy Circuit
          • 20 Separation of Circuits
          • PERFORMANCE
          • 21 Abnormal Operation
          • 22 Temperature
            • 22.1 General
            • 22.2 Fork-lift and platform-lift trucks
            • 22.3 Load-carrying, fixed-platform trucks
            • 22.4 Tractors
          • 23 Brakes
          • 24 Dielectric Voltage Withstand
          • 25 Arc-Rupturing
            • 25.1 Motor controllers and contactors in motor circuits
            • 25.2 Switches controlling other than motor circuits
            • 25.3 Overload test
          • 26 Burnout
          • 27 Solid-State Circuitry
          • 28 Marking-Plate-Adhesion Test
            • 28.1 General
            • 28.2 Oven aging test
            • 28.3 Immersion test
            • 28.4 Standard atmosphere test
          • MARKING
          • 29 Details
          • SERVICE MANUAL
          • 30 Details
        • TYPE EE TRUCKS
          • CONSTRUCTION
          • 31 General
          • 32 Motors and Electromechanical Brakes
          • 33 Resistors
          • 34 Electric Controls
          • 35 Wiring
          • 36 Overcurrent Devices
          • 37 Battery Enclosure
          • 38 Static-Discharge Devices
          • PERFORMANCE
          • 39 General
          • MARKING
          • 40 Details
        • TYPE EX TRUCKS FOR USE IN HAZARDOUS LOCATIONS, CLASS I, DIVISION 1
          • CONSTRUCTION
          • 41 General
          • 42 Wiring
          • 43 Protection Against Mechanical Sparks
          • 44 Motors
          • 45 Electric Controls
          • 46 Battery Enclosure
          • 47 Battery
          • 48 Battery Plugs and Receptacles
          • 49 Wheels and Tires
          • PERFORMANCE
          • 50 General
          • 51 Nonmetallic Conductive Tires
            • 51.1 Wheels
            • 51.2 Tire specimens
          • MARKING
          • 52 Details
        • TYPE EX TRUCKS FOR USE IN HAZARDOUS LOCATIONS, CLASS II, GROUP G, DIVISION 1
          • CONSTRUCTION
          • 53 General
          • 54 Motors
          • 55 Battery
          • 56 Exterior-Surface Temperatures
          • PERFORMANCE
          • 57 General
          • MARKING
          • 58 Details
        • TYPE ES TRUCKS
          • CONSTRUCTION
          • 59 General
          • PERFORMANCE
          • 60 General
          • 61 Resistors
          • MARKING
          • 62 Details
        • ELECTRICAL ACCESSORIES FOR FIELD INSTALLATION BY QUALIFIED PERSONNEL
          • CONSTRUCTION
          • 63 General
          • MARKING
          • 64 Details
        • BATTERIES FOR INDUSTRIAL TRUCKS
          • CONSTRUCTION
          • 65 Type E Batteries
          • 66 Type EE Batteries
          • 67 Type EO Batteries
          • 68 Type EX Batteries
          • MARKING
          • 69 Types E, EE, and EO Batteries
          • 70 Type EX Batteries
    • ELECTRIC-BATTERY-POWERED INDUSTRIAL/COMMERCIAL FLOOR CLEANING MACHINES
    • APPENDIX A