SUN - UL 745-2-36, Safety of Portable Electric Tools - Part 2: Requirements for Hand Motor Tools

Effective January 9, 2018

Standard Information

SPECIAL NOTE: The scope of UL 60745-2-23 is being expanded to include Hand Motor Tools. All current listings describing Hand Motor Tools to UL 745-2-36 will need to be moved over to UL 60745-2-23 if found compliant.

Standard Number:
UL 745-2-36
Standard Name:
SAFETY OF PORTABLE ELECTRIC TOOLS - PART 2: PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR HAND MOTOR TOOLS
Standard Edition and Issue Date:
1st Edition Dated March 23, 1995 (R2014)
Date of Revisions:
Portion of Scope of UL 745-2-36 is being relocated to UL 60745-2-23, Hand-Held Motor-Operated Electric Tools – Safety – Part 2-23: Particular Requirements for Die Grinders and Small Rotary Tools.
Date of Previous Revisions to Standard:
1st Edition Dated March 23, 1995
 
Effective Date of New/Revised Requirements

Effective Date (see Processing Schedule below): January 9, 2018

 
Impact, Overview, Fees and Action Required

Impact Statement: A review of all Listing Reports is necessary to determine which products comply with new/revised requirements and which products will require re-evaluation. NOTE: Effective immediately, this revised standard will be exclusively used for evaluation of new products unless the Applicant requests in writing that current requirements be used along with their understanding that their listings will be withdrawn on Effective Date of January 9, 2018 unless the product is found to comply with new/revised requirements.

Overview of Changes: Portion of Scope of UL 745-2-36 is being relocated to UL 60745-2-23, Hand-Held MotorOperated Electric Tools – Safety – Part 2-23: Particular Requirements for Die Grinders and Small Rotary Tools.

Client Action Required:

Current Listings Not Active? – Please immediately identify any current Listing Reports or products that are no longer active and should be removed from our records. We will do this at no charge as long as Intertek is notified in writing prior to the review of your reports.