Steel wire ropes - Safety - Part 1: General requirements

This part of this European Standard specifies the general requirements related to safety for the manufacture and testing of steel wire ropes. It shall be used in conjunction with the appropriate part of this standard which specifies the additional or deviating requirements related to the specific rope application.
The hazards covered by this part are identified in clause 4. Any additional hazards related to the specific rope application are identified in the appropriate part of this standard.
Annex A gives the type testing regimes for ropes produced in series.
Annex ZA gives the relationship with EU-Directives.
This standard applies to ropes which have been manufactured after the date of issue of the standard.

Drahtseile aus Stahldraht - Sicherheit - Teil 1: Allgemeine Anforderungen

Dieser Teil dieser Europäischen Norm legt die allgemeinen Anforderungen an Drahtseile bei Herstellung und Prüfung fest, deren besondere Anforderungen in anderen Teilen festgelegt sind.
Anhang A enthält die Verfahren zur Typprüfung von Seilen, die in Serie hergestellt werden.
Anhang B enthält Angaben über auszuführenden Prüfungen, die an Stahldrähten aus einem Seil auszuführen sind, wenn dies in anderen Teilen dieser Norm festgelegt ist.

Câbles en acier - Sécurité - Partie 1: Prescriptions générales

La présente partie spécifie les prescriptions générales relatives à la fabrication et aux essais des câbles en acier, dont les prescriptions particulières sont spécifiées dans les autres parties.
L'annexe A donne les régimes d'essai de type pour les câbles produits en série.
L'annexe B donne les prescriptions d'essai pour les fils prélevés sur des câbles lorsque cela est spécifié dans les autres parties de la présente norme.

Jeklene žične vrvi - Varnost - 1. del: Splošne zahteve

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Steel wire ropes - Safety - Part 1: General requirements
Drahtseile aus Stahldraht - Sicherheit - Teil 1: Allgemeine Anforderungen
Câbles en acier - Sécurité - Partie 1: Prescriptions générales
Ta slovenski standard je istoveten z: EN 12385-1:2002
77.140.65 Jeklene žice, jeklene vrvi in Steel wire, wire ropes and
verige link chains
SIST EN 12385-1:2003 en
2003-01.Slovenski inštitut za standardizacijo. Razmnoževanje celote ali delov tega standarda ni dovoljeno.

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EN 12385-1
October 2002
ICS 77.140.65
English version
Steel wire ropes - Safety - Part 1: General requirements
Câbles en acier - Sécurité - Partie 1: Prescriptions Drahtseile aus Stahldraht - Sicherheit - Teil 1: Allgemeine
générales Anforderungen
This European Standard was approved by CEN on 12 November 2001.
CEN members are bound to comply with the CEN/CENELEC Internal Regulations which stipulate the conditions for giving this European
Standard the status of a national standard without any alteration. Up-to-date lists and bibliographical references concerning such national
standards may be obtained on application to the Management Centre or to any CEN member.
This European Standard exists in three official versions (English, French, German). A version in any other language made by translation
under the responsibility of a CEN member into its own language and notified to the Management Centre has the same status as the official
CEN members are the national standards bodies of Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece,
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© 2002 CEN All rights of exploitation in any form and by any means reserved Ref. No. EN 12385-1:2002 E
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EN 12385-1:2002 (E)
Introduction .4
1 Scope .4
2 Normative references .5
3 Terms and definitions.5
4 List of hazards.5
5 Safety requirements and/or measures .6
6 Verification of safety requirements and/or measures.9
7 Information for use .12
Annex A (normative)  Sampling and acceptance criteria for type testing of ropes produced in series.13
Annex B (normative) Testing requirements for wires taken from the rope when specified in other Parts
of this standard .15
Bibliography .18

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EN 12385-1:2002 (E)
This document (EN 12385-1:2002) has been prepared by Technical Committee CEN/TC 168, “Chains, ropes,
webbing, slings and accessories – Safety”, the secretariat of which is held by BSI.
This European Standard shall be given the status of a national standard, either by publication of an identical text or
by endorsement, at the latest by April 2003, and conflicting national standards shall be withdrawn at the latest by
April 2003.
The other Parts of EN 12385 are:
Part 2: Definitions, designation and classification
Part 3: Information for use and maintenance
Part 4: Stranded ropes for general lifting applications
Part 5: Stranded rope

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