BS 327:1964 - Specification for power-driven derrick cranes

BS 327:1964

Specification for power-driven derrick cranes

Status : Withdrawn   Published : April 1964

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Structure, performance, hoisting equipment, mechanical details, electrical equipment, testing procedures. Appendices detail other British Standards for materials and equipment for manufacture of cranes, and statutory requirements for their operation in the UK; a supplement covers conversion of hand-operated derrick cranes to electricity.

Standard NumberBS 327:1964
TitleSpecification for power-driven derrick cranes
Publication Date24 April 1964
Withdrawn Date25 September 2012
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Amended ByAMD 433
Draft Superseded ByD62/10291 DC
DescriptorsCranes, Derricks, Lifting equipment, Electrically-operated devices, Travelling cranes, Tower cranes, Jib cranes, Design, Designations, Marking, Stability, Anchorages, Structural design, Structural members, Joints, Wire ropes, Lifting tackle, Hoisting drums, Pulleys, Gear drives, Brakes, Mechanical components, Electrical equipment, Electrical safety, Electrical protection equipment, Overload protection, Electrical components, Isolator switches, Occupational safety, Performance testing, Painting, Certificates of conformity, Legislation, Tracks (materials handling equipment), Definitions, Velocity, Rated current, Electric cables
Title in FrenchGrues a volee variable motorisees. Specification
Title in GermanDerrickmotorkraene. Spezifikation
ISBN0 580 35081 9
File Size5.388 MB
NotesThis standard is withdrawn as it is no longer used. It was previously declared obsolescent

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