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List of Other Electrical Appliances and Materials 340 items (Category B)

Appendix 2 (related to Article 1)

No. Items
1

Cables, cords and heating cables as noted below:

  • 1) Non-sheathed rigid cables as noted below (limited to those having conductors of nominal cross-sectional area of 100 mm2 or less):
    • (1) Fluorescent lamp cables
    • (2) Neon tube cables
  • 2) Rigid cables (limited to those with a rated voltage of not less than 100 V but not more than 600V, having conductors of nominal cross-sectional area of exceeding 22 mm2 but not more than 100 mm2 or less, having cores composed of seven strands or less, and having sheaths of rubber [including synthetic rubber], or of synthetic resin)
  • 3) Floor heating cables
2

Wireways, fittings, and cable wiring switch boxes as noted below (excluding those constructed of copper or bronze, or explosion-proof types):

  • 1) Conduits (limited to those with inner diameter of 120 mm or less including flexible conduits)
  • 2) Underfloor ducts (limid to those with a width of 100 mm or less)
  • 3) Raceways (limited to those with a width of 50 mm or less)
  • 4) Fittings of conduits (limited to those connected to the conduits noted in 1) above, the underfloor ducts noted in 2) above, and the raceways noted in 3) above, or those connected to the ends of said conduits, underfloor ducts, or raceways, but excluding reducers)
  • 5) Cable wiring switch boxes
3

Fuses as noted below (limited to those having a rated voltage of not less than 100 V but not more than 300 V and those having a rated current of not less than 1 A but not more than 200 A [in the case of fuses for electrical motors, limited to those used with motors rated 12 kW or less], for use in alternating current circuits)

  • 1) Cartridge fuses
  • 2) End contact plug fuses
4

Wiring devices as noted below (limited to those having a rated voltage of not less than 100 V but not more than 300 V for use in alternating current circuits, but excluding explosion proof and oil-filled types):

  • 1) Remote control relays (limited to those having a rated current of 30 A or less, and excluding those specially designed to be incorporated in appliances)
  • 2) Switching devices as noted below (limited to those having a rated current of 100 A or less [in the case of switches for electrical motors, limited to those used with motors rated 12 kW], but excluding those specially designed to be incorporated in appliances):
    • (1) Cutout switches
    • (2) Covered knife switches
    • (3) Panelboard unit switches
    • (4) Electromagnetic switches (limited to those contained in enclosures which either have overcurrent disconnection mechanisms, or include fuses)
  • 3) Lighting tracks and their fittings (limited to those used for connecting said lighting tracks, or connected to their terminal ends), and lighting track connectors (limited to those having a rated current of 50 A or less, having 5 or fewer terminals, and including a switching mechanism other than a time switch mechanism)
5

Single-phase small power transformer voltage regulators, and discharge lamp ballasts as noted below (limited to those with a rated primary voltage [or in the case of discharge lamp ballasts other than voltage transformers, a rated voltage] of not less than 100 V but not more than 300 V and a rated frequency of 50 Hz or 60 Hz, and intended for use in alternating current circuits):

  • 1) Single-phase small power transformers, as noted below (limited to those with rated capacities of 500 VA or less):
    • (1) Transformers for bells (excluding those specially designed to be incorporated in appliances)
    • (2) Transformers for indicators (excluding those specially designed to be incorporated in appliances)
    • (3) Transformers for remote control relays (excluding those specially designed to be incorporated in appliances)
    • (4) Transformers for neon tubes (excluding those specially designed to be incorporated in appliances)
    • (5) Transformers for lighters (limited to those for use in lighters, and excluding pulse types)
  • 2) Voltage regulators (limited to those having a rated capacity of 500 VA or less, but excluding those specially constructed as part of a machine or other tool)
  • 3) Discharge lamp ballasts as noted below (limited to those for use with applicable discharge tubes having a total rated power consumption of 500 W or less):
    • (1) Sodium vapor lamp ballasts (excluding those specially designed to be incorporated in appliances other than electrical lighting fixtures)
    • (2) Germicidal lamp ballasts
6

Small A.C. motors as noted below (limited to those with a rated frequency of 50 Hz or 60 Hz, but excluding those of pole-transforming type or explosion-proof type, those of special construction for use in spinning machines, in metal rolling machines, or in medical therapeutic apparatuses, and those specially designed to be incorporated in appliances other than sewing machines)

  • 1) Single-phase A.C. motors (limited to those with a rated voltage of not less than 100 V but not more than 300 V)
  • 2) Squirrel-cage three-phase induction motors (limited to those with a rated voltage of not less than 150 V but not more than 300 V and with a rated output of 3 kW or less, but excluding those with short-time ratings)
7

Heating appliances as noted below (limited to those with a rated voltage of not less than 100 V but not more than 300 V, and a rated power consumption of 10 kW or less, for use in alternating-current circuits):

  • 1) Electric footwarmers and electric slippers
  • 2) Electric knee rugs
  • 3) Electric floor cushions
  • 4) Electric carpets
  • 5) Electric underblankets, electric blankets and electric comforters (Futon)
  • 6) Electric ‘anka’
  • 7) Electric seat chair covers and electric heated chairs
  • 8) Electric ‘kotatsu’
  • 9) Electric room heaters
  • 10) Japanese electric heaters (Hibachi) and other electric heating appliances for body heating purposes (excluding the items noted in Appendix 1-6.1) and incubating appliances with electric heating apparatuses)
  • 11) Electric toasters
  • 12) Electric ovens
  • 13) Electric fish roasters
  • 14) Electric roasters
  • 15) Electric ranges
  • 16) Electric buffet ranges
  • 17) Electric sausage roasters
  • 18) Electric waffle irons
  • 19) Electric ‘takoyaki’ griddles
  • 20) Electric cooking hot plates and electric frying pans
  • 21) Electric rice cookers and electric jars
  • 22) Electric deep frying pans
  • 23) Electric fryers
  • 24) Electric boiled egg makers
  • 25) Electric warming boards
  • 26) Electric warm serving trays
  • 27) Electric milk warmers, electric kettles, electric coffee makers and electric tea servers
  • 28) Electric ‘sake’ warmers
  • 29) Electric bains marie
  • 30) Electric steamers
  • 31) Induction cooking appliances and other electric heating appliances for cooking purpose (Excluding the items noted in Appendix 1-6.2))
  • 32) Electric hot water heaters for shaving
  • 33) Electric curling irons and electric hair curlers
  • 34) Electric hair steamers and other electric heating appliances for skin or hair care
  • 35) Electric heated knives
  • 36) Electric melters
  • 37) Electric pottery kilns
  • 38) Electric soldering irons, electric heaters for irons and other electric heating tools for handwork or handicraft
  • 39) Electric hot hand towel steamers
  • 40) Electric sterilizers (limited to those with electric heating elements)
  • 41) Electric humidifiers
  • 42) Electric clothes steamers
  • 43) Electric immersion heaters
  • 44) Electric instantaneous water heaters
  • 45) Thermostatic developing trays
  • 46) Electric heating boards, electric heating floor sheets and electric heating floor mats
  • 47) Electric dryers
  • 48) Electric clothes pressers (limited to those used for textile products)
  • 49) Electric plant nurseries
  • 50) Electric egg incubators
  • 51) Electric brooders
  • 52) Electric irons
  • 53) Electric flatirons
  • 54) Electric plastic welders (excluding high-frequency welders)
  • 55) Electric incense burners
  • 56) Electric insecticide vaporizers
  • 57) Electric moxibustion appliances
8

Electric motor-operated appliances as noted below (limited to those with a rated voltage of not less than 100 V but not more than 300 V and a rated frequency of 50 Hz or 60 Hz, for use in alternating current circuits):

  • 1) Belt conveyors (limited to portable types)
  • 2) Electric refrigerators and electric freezers (limited to those incorporating cooling units with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 3) Electric ice makers (limited to those incorporating cooling units with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 4) Electric water coolers (limited to those incorporating cooling units with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 5) Electric air compressors (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less, but excluding those specially designed to be incorporated in appliances)
  • 6) Electric sewing machines
  • 7) Electric pottery wheels
  • 8) Electric pencil sharpeners
  • 9) Electric stirring machines (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 10) Electric scissors
  • 11) Electric insect traps
  • 12) Electric grass shears and electric hedge trimmers
  • 13) Electric lawn mowers
  • 14) Agricultural apparatuses as noted below:
    • (1) Electric decorticators, electric rice hulling machines, electric straw dampers, and electric straw-rope making machines
    • (2) Electric egg selectors and egg washers
  • 15) Electric garden cultivators
  • 16) Electric sea-tangle (Konbu) processors and dried squid processors (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 17) Electric juice squeezers, juice blenders, and food processors (limited to those using electric motors with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 18) Electric noodle makers (limited to those using electric motors with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 19) Electric rice cake (Mochi) makers (limited to those using electric motors with a rated power consumption of 500 watts or less)
  • 20) Electric coffee mills (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 21) Electric can openers
  • 22) Electric mincers, electric meat choppers and electric bread slicers (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 1 kW or less)
  • 23) Electric dried bonito planers (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 24) Electric ice flakers (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 25) Electric rice washers (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 1 kW or less)
  • 26) Electric vegetable washers (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 1 kW or less)
  • 27) Electric dishwashers (limited to those using electric motors with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 28) Electric rice polishers (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 29) Electric tea leaf roasters (limited to those using electric motors with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 30) Electric wrapping machines and electric packaging machines (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 31) Electric table clocks and electric wall clocks
  • 32) Automatic print fixing baths and automatic print washers (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 33) Electric office machines as noted below:
    • (1) Electric mimeograph machines, office printing machines (limited to those for printing materials of not more than 515 mm in width, and of not more than 364 mm in width), and addressing machines
    • (2) Time recorders and time stamps
    • (3) Electric typewriters
    • (4) Electric account selectors
    • (5) Electric shredders and paper cutters
    • (6) Electric collators
    • (7) Electric staplers, paper punchers, and numbering machines
    • (8) Electric check writers, coin counters and bill counters
    • (9) Electric label-tagging machines
  • 34) Laminators
  • 35) Electric laundry finishing machines and laundry folding machines
  • 36) Electric hand towel rolling machines (limited to those using electric motors with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 37) Vending machines (excluding those noted in Appendix 1-7.7) and those for issuing tickets) and money changers
  • 38) Electric barber chairs
  • 39) Electric toothbrushes and electric brushes
  • 40) Electric hair dryers, electric shavers, electric hair clippers, electric nail polishers, and other electric motor-operated appliances for skin or hair care
  • 41) Electric room fans and circulation fans (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 300 W or less)
  • 42) Ventilation fans (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 300 W or less)
  • 43) Blowers (limited to those with a power consumption of 500 W or less, and excluding those specially designed to be incorporated in appliances)
  • 44) Electric air conditioners (limited to those whose motors have a total rated power consumption of 7 kW or less, and in the case of the items having a heating device, limited to those whose heating elements have a rated power consumption of 5 kW or less)
  • 45) Electric cooled air fans (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 300 W or less)
  • 46) Electric dehumidifiers (limited to those incorporating cooling units having a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 47) Electric fan coil units and fan convectors (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 30 W or less)
  • 48) Electric hot-air heaters (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less, and using gas or oil as a heat source)
  • 49) Electric fan-forced air heaters (limited to those incorporating heating elements with a rated power consumption of 5 kW or less)
  • 50) Electric humidifiers (limited to those incorporating motors with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 51) Electric air cleaners (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 500 W or less)
  • 52) Electric deodorizers
  • 53) Electric fragrance diffusers
  • 54) Electric vacuum cleaners, electric record cleaners, electric blackboard eraser cleaners and other electric dust absorbers (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 1 kW or less)
  • 55) Electric floor polishers (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 1 kW or less)
  • 56) Electric shoe polishers
  • 57) Electric washing machines for sports goods or recreational goods (limited to those using electric motors or electromagnetic vibrators with a rated power consumption of 1 kW or less)
  • 58) Electric washing machines (limited to those using electric motors or electromagnetic vibrators with a rated power consumption of 1 kW or less)
  • 59) Electric spin extractors (limited to centrifugal types using electric motors with a rated power consumption of 1 kW or less, and used for extracting water from textile products)
  • 60) Electric tumbler dryers (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 10 kW or less, but excluding hair dryers)
  • 61) Electric musical instruments
  • 62) Electric music boxes
  • 63) Electric bells, buzzers, chimes and sirens (excluding explosion-proof types and those specially designed to be incorporated in appliances)
  • 64) Electric grinders, electric drills, electric planes, electric saws, electric screwdrivers and other electric power tools (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 1 kW or less)
  • 65) Electric fountains
  • 66) Electric mist sprayers (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 1 kW or less)
  • 67) Electric inhalators
  • 68) Household electric motor-operated therapeutic apparatuses (excluding those noted in Appendix 1-7.5))
  • 69) Electric game machines
  • 70) Electric warm-water circulating/cleaning equipment for a bath (so called 24-hour operation whirlpool bath, limited to those incorporating heating elements with a rated power consumption of 1.2 kW or less)
9

Luminaires and optical appliances and machines as noted below (limited to those with a rated voltage of not less than 100 V but not more than 300 V, and a rated frequency of 50 Hz or 60 Hz, for use in alternating current circuits):

  • 1) Photographic printers
  • 2) Microfilm readers (limited to those with a screen of 500 mm or less in length, and excluding those equipped with automatic search devices, or automatic continuous printing devices)
  • 3) Slide projectors and overhead projectors (excluding those for use with television or those using a xenon-arc lamphouse as the light source)
  • 4) Episcopes (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 2 kW or less, but excluding those for use with television, or those using a xenon-arc lamphouse as the light source)
  • 5) Viewers
  • 6) Electronic flash apparatuses (limited to portable types with a rated accumulated power capacity of 1.5 kWs or less, and excluding those for use in microscopes or medical equipment, or those having other special construction)
  • 7) Photographic enlargers and photographic enlarger lamphouses (limited to those having openings for negative holders of 125 mm or less in length and 100 mm or less in width, and in the case of photographic enlargers, excluding those equipped with automatic exposure devices or automatic photographic paper feeders)
  • 8) Incandescent lamps (limited to those for general illumination use, with outer receptacle diameters of not less than 26.03 mm but not more than 26.34 mm)
  • 9) Fluorescent lamps (limited to those with a rated power consumption of 40 W or less)
  • 10) LED-lamps
  • 11) Pedestal lighting fixtures, household pendant fluorescent lamp lighting fixtures, hand lamps, garden lighting fixtures, decorative lighting fixtures (limited to those using capless lamps or having sockets with inner receptacle diameter of 15.5 mm or less) or other incandescent lamp lighting fixtures and discharge lamp lighting fixtures (excluding explosion-proof type)
  • 12) LED-luminaries and other light sources using LEDs
  • 13) Advertisement lamps
  • 14) Egg testers
  • 15) Electric sterilizers (limited to those equipped with sterilizing lamps)
  • 16) Household therapeutic ray apparatuses
  • 17) Rechargeable flashlights
  • 18) Copying machines (limited to those whose light source has a rated output of 1.2 kW or less)
10

Electronic appliances, as noted below (limited to those having a rated voltage of not less than 100 V but not more than 300 V and a rated frequency of 50 Hz or 60 Hz for use in alternating current circuits):

  • 1) Electronic clocks
  • 2) Electronic tabletop calculators and electronic cash registers
  • 3) Electronic refrigerators
  • 4) Interphones
  • 5) Electronic musical instruments
  • 6) Radio receivers, tape recorders, record players, juke boxes and other audio equipment
  • 7) Video tape recorders
  • 8) Demagnetizers
  • 9) Television receivers (excluding industrial-use television receivers)
  • 10) Television receiver boosters
  • 11) High frequency welders (limited to those with a rated high-frequency output of 2.5 kW or less)
  • 12) Microwave ovens
  • 13) Ultrasonic rat exterminators
  • 14) Ultrasonic humidifiers (limited to those with a rated high frequency output of 50 W or less)
  • 15) Ultrasonic cleaners (limited to those with a rated high frequency output of 50 W or less)
  • 16) Electronic recreational apparatuses (limited to those used by connection to a television receiver, or those equipped with a cathode ray tube)
  • 17) Household low frequency therapeutic apparatuses
  • 18) Household ultrasonic therapeutic apparatuses and household ultrashort wave therapeutic apparatuses (limited to those with a rated high-frequency output of 50 W or less)
11

A.C. appliances and machines other than those listed in the foregoing items 3 to 10, inclusive, and using alternating current, as noted below (limited to those having a rated voltage of not less than 100 V but not more than 300 V, and a rated frequency of 50 Hz or 60 Hz):

  • 1) Furniture with lamps, furniture with socket outlets, and furniture equipped with other electrical appliances
  • 2) Electric light dimmers (limited to those with a rated capacity of 1 kVA or less)
  • 3) Electric pencils
  • 4) Leakage current detectors
  • 5) Burglar alarms
  • 6) Arc welding machines (limited to those having a rated secondary current of 130 A or less if the rated voltage exceeds 150 V)
  • 7) Radio interference suppression devices (limited to those which prevent the transmission of a highfrequency current that causes noise in television receivers or radio receivers and consisting of capacitors or a combination of capacitors and coils as main components and excluding those with a rated current exceeding 5 A, and those specially designed to be incorporated in appliances)
  • 8) Producers of medical materials
  • 9) Household electric-potential therapeutic apparatuses
  • 10) Electric refrigerators (limited to absorption types)
  • 11) Electric fence energizers
12

Lithium-ion batteries (limited to those consisting of secondary cell of which energy density is not less than 400Wh/L, but excluding those used for automobiles, motorcycles, medical appliances, industrial appliances)

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