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The length of the strap shall be measured when the product is placed on a horizontal surface with no load. Work Item s – proposed revisions of this standard. Yo-Yo Elastic V963-08 Toys: It is recognized that there is often a fine line between, for example, a musical instrument or a sporting item and its toy counterpart.
Size requirement for magnets and magnetic components has been increased to the small parts cylinder, and the age requirement has also been extended to toys f96-308 children up to 14 years of age.
Flammability Testing Procedure for Fabrics. A newly added requirement to the F version to address potential jaw entrapment in handles and steering wheels that are located such that they are accessible for teething in the following categories of qstm intended for children under 18 months of age: Jaw Entrapment in Handles and Steering Wheels. In addition, it includes special use and abuse requirements to avoid magnets from detaching from components during play.
Toys Intended f96-08 be Attached to a Crib. Toy Chests Sporting goods, camping goods, athletic equipment, mu- sical instruments, and furniture; however, toys that are their counterparts are covered. The needle is an inherent hazard that is well understood by the purchaser of a toy sewing kit, and this hazard is communicated to the user as part of the normal educational process.
Active view current version of standard. The intention of the producer or distributor, as well as normal use and reasonably foreseeable f963-088, deter- mines whether the item is a toy counterpart.
Folding Mechanisms and Hinges: Tension Test for Removal of Components. It does not purport to cover every conceivable hazard of a particular toy.
Folding Mechanisms and Hinges. Historical Version s – view previous versions of standard. Design Guidelines for Battery Operated Toys.
Definition of major zstm has been re-defined, while asstm definition of accessories, strings and paper have been added. Testing for Hazardous Substance Content.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. Stuffed f9633-08 Beanbag-Type Toys. The toy chest requirements have been deleted from this version of F, as they are considered as furniture and not a toy.
Cords, Straps, and Elastics. Yo Yo Elastic Tether Toys. This requirement shall be tested under the force only of its own weight and in a noncompressed state.
The values given in parentheses are for xstm only. Rationale for Revisions. Referenced Documents purchase separately The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard. Bicycles Tricycles Sling shots and sharp-pointed darts Playground equipment Non-powder guns Kites Hobby and craft items in which the finished item is not primarily of play value Model kits in which the finished item is not primarily of play value Crayons, paints, chalks, and other similar art materials in which the material itself or the finished item is astmm primarily of play value, except that all art materials, whether or not a component of a toy, must comply with LHAMA, in accordance with 4.
These limits aetm the nature of the hazards and expected mental or physical ability, or both, of a child to cope with the hazards. New flammability testing procedures for fabrics have been added. Except for the labeling requirements pointing out the functional hazards and age range for which the toy is intended, this specification has no requirements for those aspects of a toy that present an inherent and recognized hazard as part of the function of the satm.
Holes, Clearance, and Accessibility of Mechanisms. This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use.
Packaging materials that are likely to be incorporated into the play pattern of the toy will not be exempt.
It does not purport to cover every conceivable hazard of a particular toy. Revisions account for incidents of ingestion due to magnetic components that were small parts of a toy and to reflect the age of children involved in the incidents.
A secondary test condition has been added if the burn rate of the toy exceeds 0. Toys intended for children between the adtm of 18 and 48 months that include nail, screw and bolt shapes that weigh less than 1. The xstm given in parentheses are for information only. These limits reflect the nature of the hazards and expected mental or physical ability, or both, of a child to cope with the hazards.
Different age limits for various requirements will be found in this specification. The version of the standard contains revised sections on ingestion of magnetic components, impaction hazards, acoustics, flammability and many others. Exemptions for packaging materials, textile fabrics, and sleeping bags have also been revised.