Overview of product-specific standards (C standards)

Product standards

Overview of product-specific standards (C standards)

C standards are product standards; they contain detailed requirements for specific machinery with references to B standards. Two institutions are responsible for drafting these standards, namely CEN for European standards and CENELEC for electrical regulations.

The most important C standards

Machine tools safety - Presses - Part 1: General safety requirements EN ISO 16092-1
Machine tools safety - Presses - Part 2: Safety requirement for mechanical presses prEN ISO 16092-2
Machine tools safety - Presses - Part 3: Safety requirements for hydraulic presses EN ISO 16092-3
Machine tools safety - Presses - Part 4: Safety requirements for pneumatic presses ISO 16092-4
Press brakes EN 12622
Plastics and rubber machines EN 289
Industrial robots   
Part 1 Robots. Part 2 Robot systems and integration EN ISO 10218-1/2
Collaborative robots ISO TS 15066
Machining centres  
Machine tools - Safety - Machining centres EN 12417
Textile machinery EN ISO 11111-1 to -7
Woodworking machines EN ISO 19085-1 bis 17
Laser processing machines EN ISO 11553-1 to -3
Packaging machines EN 415-1 to -10
Paper machines EN 1010-1 to -5
Thermoforming machines  EN 422, EN 12409
Turning machines EN ISO 23125
Metal diecasting units EN 869
Continuous handling equipment (conveyors) EN 619
Power-operated gates EN 12453
Automated guided vehicles (AGV) EN ISO 3691-1 to -6



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