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    Water closet (WC) pans of 6/3 L capacity or proven equivalent - Cisterns

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Superseded date:  30-06-2017

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    Published date:  01-01-1999

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    1 - AS 1172.2-1999 WATER CLOSET (WC) PANS OF 6/3 L CAPACITY OR PROVEN EQUIVALENT - CISTERN
    4 - PREFACE
    5 - CONTENTS
    6 - SECTION 1 SCOPE AND GENERAL
    6 - 1.1 SCOPE
    6 - 1.2 APPLICATION
    6 - 1.3 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
    7 - 1.4 DEFINITIONS
    7 - 1.4.1 Air separation distance
    7 - 1.4.2 Close-coupled cisterns
    7 - 1.4.3 Component
    7 - 1.4.4 Concealed or in-wall cistern
    7 - 1.4.5 Discharge capacity
    7 - 1.4.6 Linkages
    7 - 1.4.7 Matching set cistern
    7 - 1.4.8 Matched performance set
    7 - 1.4.9 Overflow level
    7 - 1.4.10 Proven equivalent
    7 - 1.4.11 Spill level
    8 - 1.5 MARKING
    9 - SECTION 2 MATERIALS
    9 - 2.1 GENERAL
    9 - 2.2 DEZINCIFICATION-RESISTANT COPPER ALLOY
    9 - 2.3 VITREOUS CHINA
    9 - 2.4 STAINLESS STEEL
    9 - 2.5 OTHER MATERIALS
    9 - 2.6 CONTAMINATION OF WATER
    10 - SECTION 3 DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE
    10 - 3.1 GENERAL
    10 - 3.2 ACCESS
    10 - 3.3 BACKFLOW PREVENTION
    10 - 3.4 OVERFLOW
    10 - 3.5 WATER INLET VALVE
    10 - 3.6 INLET CONNECTION
    10 - 3.7 OUTLET VALVE
    10 - 3.8 OUTLET CONNECTION
    10 - 3.9 AIR SEPARATION DISTANCE
    11 - 3.10 INTEGRAL COMPONENTS
    12 - SECTION 4 PERFORMANCE TESTS
    12 - 4.1 GENERAL
    12 - 4.2 FRONT THRUST TEST
    12 - 4.3 DISTORTION AND LEAKAGE TESTS
    12 - 4.4 BACK-SIPHONAGE TEST
    12 - 4.5 ENDURANCE TEST (OUTLET VALVE)
    12 - 4.6 ENDURANCE TEST (INLET VALVE)
    12 - 4.7 DISCHARGE TEST
    12 - 4.7.1 Non-matching sets
    12 - 4.7.2 Matching sets
    12 - 4.8 FLUSH PIPE RESTRICTOR SETTING
    14 - APPENDIX A - FRONT-THRUST TEST
    14 - A1 SCOPE
    14 - A2 PRINCIPLE
    14 - A3 APPARATUS
    14 - A4 PROCEDURE
    14 - A5 TEST REPORT
    16 - APPENDIX B - BACK-SIPHONAGE TEST
    16 - B1 SCOPE
    16 - B2 PRINCIPLE
    16 - B3 APPARATUS
    16 - B4 PROCEDURE
    17 - B5 TEST REPORT
    18 - APPENDIX C - ENDURANCE TEST-OUTLET VALVE
    18 - C1 SCOPE
    18 - C2 PRINCIPLE
    18 - C3 APPARATUS
    18 - C4 PROCEDURE
    19 - C5 TEST REPORT
    20 - APPENDIX D - ENDURANCE TEST-WATER INLET VALVE
    20 - D1 SCOPE
    20 - D2 PRINCIPLE
    20 - D3 APPARATUS
    20 - D4 PROCEDURE
    21 - D5 TEST REPORT
    22 - APPENDIX E - DISCHARGE VOLUME AND FLOW RATE TEST-NON-MATCHING SINGLE-FLUSH AND DUAL-FLUSH CISTERNS
    22 - E1 SCOPE
    22 - E2 PRINCIPLE
    22 - E3 APPARATUS
    22 - E4 PROCEDURE
    22 - E4.1 Discharge flow rate
    23 - E4.2 Discharge flush volume
    23 - E5 TEST REPORT
    24 - APPENDIX F - DISCHARGE VOLUME TEST-MATCHING SETS
    24 - F1 SCOPE
    24 - F2 PRINCIPLE
    24 - F3 APPARATUS
    24 - F4 PROCEDURE
    24 - F5 TEST REPORT
    25 - APPENDIX G - PROCEDURE FOR SETTING FLUSH PIPE RESTRICTOR
    25 - G1 SCOPE
    25 - G2 PRINCIPLE
    25 - G3 APPARATUS
    25 - G4 PROCEDURE
    26 - G5 VERIFICATION OF FLUSH PIPE RESTRICTION DEVICE

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Specifies requirements for flushing cisterns which are intended for use with pans of all types.

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    This Standard specifies requirements for flushing cisterns which are intended for use with pans of all types. Flushing cisterns may be either single-flush or dual-flush with flushing volumes as marked.

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    Committee WS-003
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes
    Under Revision

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    Amendment 1 See DR 01122 CP First published as AS B34-1934.Revised and redesignated AS A52-1946.Revised and redesignated AS 1218-1972.Second edition 1990.Revised and redesignated in part as AS 1172.2-1993.Second edition 1999. First published as AS B34-1934. Revised and redesignated AS A52-1946. Revised and redesignated AS 1218-1972. Second edition 1990. Revised and redesignated in part as AS 1172.2-1993. Second edition 1999.

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    AS/NZS 6400:2005 Water efficient products - Rating and labelling
    AS/NZS 3500.0:1995 National Plumbing and Drainage Code Glossary of terms
    AS 2345-1992 Dezincification resistance of copper alloys
    AS 1172.1-1993 Water closets of 6/3 L capacity - Pans
    AS 3855-1994 Suitability of plumbing and water distribution systems products for contact with potable water
    AS/NZS 3500.1.2:1998 National plumbing and drainage Water supply - Acceptable solutions
    AS 3500.1-1992 National Plumbing and Drainage Code - Water supply
    AS 1172.1-2005 Water closets (WC) - Pans
    AS 1976-1992 Vitreous china used in sanitary appliances
    AS 2345-2006 Dezincification resistance of copper alloys
    AS/NZS 2845.1:1998 Water supply - Backflow prevention devices Materials, design and performance requirements
    AS/NZS 3500.0:2003 Plumbing and drainage Glossary of terms
    AS/NZS 3500.1:2003 Plumbing and drainage Water services

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    ATS 5200.016-2010 Technical Specification for plumbing and drainage products Cistern inlet valves
    AS 1172.1-1993 Water closets of 6/3 L capacity - Pans
    AS 5200.000-2006 Technical specification for plumbing and drainage products Procedures for certification of plumbing and drainage products (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS/NZS 6400:2005 Water efficient products - Rating and labelling
    ATS 5200.004-2005 Technical Specification for plumbing and drainage products - Urinal flushing cisterns
    AS/NZS 3500.1.2:1998 National plumbing and drainage Water supply - Acceptable solutions
    ATS 5200.020-2004 Technical Specification for plumbing and drainage products Flushing valves for water closets and urinals - for use with mains supply
    AS 1172.1-2005 Water closets (WC) - Pans
    ATS 5200.017-2005 Technical Specification for plumbing and drainage products - Cistern outlet valves
    ATS 5200.425-2009 Technical Specification for plumbing and drainage products Water closet (WC) suite with integral odour control device (OCD) connected to sanitary plumbing and drainage system
    MP 52-2005 Manual of authorization procedures for plumbing and drainage products
    HB 230-2008 Rainwater Tank Design and Installation Handbook
    MP 52-1997 Manual of authorization procedures for plumbing and drainage products
    AS 5200.000-2005 Technical specification for plumbing and drainage products Procedures for certification of plumbing and drainage products
    ATS 5200.021-2004 Technical Specification for plumbing and drainage products Flushing valves for water closets and urinals - for use with break tank supply
    AS 1910-2004 Water supply - Float control valves for use in hot and cold water
    ATS 5200.016-2005 Technical Specification for plumbing and drainage products - Cistern inlet valves
    MP 52-2001 Manual of authorization procedures for plumbing and drainage products
    AS/NZS 3500.1:2003 Plumbing and drainage Water services
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