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  • AS 1890-1999

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    Thermally released links

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

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  05-05-1999

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Specifies requirements for thermally released links for general fire protection services in buildings, which are commonly used in fire dampers, fire shutters, smoke and heat ventilators and fire doors. This Standard includes requirements for construction, testing, identification and marking of thermally released links. The Standard does not apply to links incorporated in sprinkler heads.

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    This Standard specifies requirements for thermally released links for general fire protection services in buildings. Thermally released links are commonly used in fire dampers, fire shutters, smoke and heat ventilators and fire doors. The Standard includes requirements for construction, testing, identification and marking of thermally released links, as well as special high temperature fatigue test procedures for uncoated and coated thermally released links, for use in high temperature industrial environments. This Standard does not apply to links incorporated in sprinkler heads.

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    Committee ME-062
    Document Type Standard
    Product Note Reconfirmed 27/05/2016.This standard has been reconfirmed in Australia in 2016 and remains current in New Zealand. Reconfirmation Notice 27/05/2016
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Current
    Supersedes

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    First published as AS 1890-1976.Withdrawn July, 1998.Second edition 1999.Reconfirmed 2016. Originated as AS 1890-1976. Second edition 1999.

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    AS 2362.13-1993 Automatic fire detection and alarm systems - Methods of test for actuating devices - Corrosion test
    AS 2362.13-2002 Fire detection, warning, control and intercom systems - Methods of test - Corrosion test
    AS 2362.1-2002 Fire detection, warning, control and intercom systems - Methods of test - Heat sensitivity testing of types A, B, C and D heat detectors
    AS/NZS ISO 9004.1:1994 Quality management and quality system elements Guidelines
    AS/NZS ISO 9000.1:1994 Quality management and quality assurance standards Guidelines for selection and use
    AS 1399-1990 Guide to AS 1199 - Sampling procedures and tables for inspection by attributes
    AS 1199-1988 Sampling procedures and tables for inspection by attributes
    HB 18.28-2005 Conformity assessment - Guidance on a third-party certification system for products
    AS 2831-1985 Thermometers - Solid stem - Long and short - For precision use
    AS 2362.1-1990 Automatic fire detection and alarm systems - Methods of test for actuating devices - Heat sensitivity testing of types A, B, C and D heat detectors

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    AS/NZS 1905.1:1997 Components for the protection of openings in fire-resistant walls Fire-resistant doorsets
    AS 2427-2004 Smoke/heat release vents
    AS 5062:2016 Fire protection for mobile and transportable equipment
    AS 1682.1-1990 Fire dampers Specification
    AS 4587-1999 Water mist fire protection systems - System design, installation and commissioning
    AS 3772-1990 Fire protection of cooking areas
    AS 5062-2006 Fire protection for mobile and transportable equipment
    AS 4214.3-1995 Gaseous fire extinguishing systems - Carbon dioxide systems
    AS 2665-2001 Smoke/heat venting systems - Design, installation and commissioning (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 4214-2002 Gaseous fire extinguishing systems
    AS 4214.1-1995 Gaseous fire extinguishing systems - General requirements
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