511.07  POWER EQUIPMENT.
   (a)   No person shall use, operate, sell or lease, or offer for sale or lease, any powered equipment or powered hand tools that produces a maximun noise level exceeding the following noise levels at a distance of fifty feet under the test procedures established by Section 511.12
Type of Equipment
Noise Limit
(1)   Construction and industrial machinery, such as crawlertractors, dozers, rotary drills and augers, loaders, power  shovels, cranes, derricks, motor graders, paving machines, off-high- way trucks, ditchers, trenchers, compactors, scrapers, wagons, pavement breakers, compressors and pneumatic powered equipment, etc., but not including pile drivers.
Manufactured after January 1, 1973
88 dB(A)
Manufactured after January 1, 1975
86 dB(A)
(2)   Agricultural tractors and equipment.
Manufactured after January 1, 1973
88 dB(A)
Manufactured after January 1, 1975
86 dB(A)
(3)   Powered commercial equipment of 20 HP or less intended for infrequent use in a residential area, such as chain saws, pavement breakers, log chippers, powered hand tools, etc.
Manufactured after January 1, 1973
88 dB(A)
Manufactured after January 1, 1975
86 dB(A)
(4)   Powered equipment intended for repetitive use in residential areas. Such equipment includes lawn mowers, small lawn and garden tools, riding tractors, snow removal equipment.
Manufactured after January 1, 1972
88 dB(A)
Manufactured after January 1, 1973
86 dB(A)
      (Ord. 103-82.  Passed 9-7-82.)