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  • AS 4553-2008

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    Gas space heating appliances

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    Published date:  30-06-2008

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    These requirements apply to gas space heating appliances (convectors, radiant convectors, wall furnaces) with natural draught or fan assisted combustion systems intended for use with natural gas, town gas, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and tempered liquefied petroleum gas (TLP) with gas consumptions not exceeding 150 MJ/h.Decorative gas log fires are not covered by this Standard but are covered by the requirements of AS 4558.

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    Originated as AG 103-March 1978.
    Second edition AG 103-June 1998.
    Authorized Australian Standard AS 4553/AG 103-2000.
    Revised and redesignated AS 4553-2008. Originated as AG 103-March 1978. Second edition AG 103-June 1998. Authorized Australian Standard AS 4553/AG 103-2000. Revised and redesignated AS 4553-2008. Reissued incorporating Amendment No. 1 (February 2011).

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    AS 1722.1-1975 Pipe threads of Whitworth form Sealing pipe threads (metric units)
    AS 1817.2-2002 Metallic materials - Vickers hardness test Verification of testing machines
    AS 1816.1-2007 Metallic materials - Brinell hardness test Test method (ISO 6506-1:2005, MOD)
    AS 1812-1975 Lead ingot
    AS 5601-2004 Gas installations
    NZS/AS 4558(INT) : 2013 DECORATIVE GAS LOG AND OTHER FUEL EFFECT APPLIANCES
    AS 1815.2-2007 Metallic materials - Rockwell hardness test Verification and calibration of testing machine (scales A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, K, N, T)
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    AS 4567-2005 Twin wall metal flues - Gas appliances (Reconfirmed 2017)
    AS/NZS 3500.0:2003 Plumbing and drainage Glossary of terms
    AS 1818-1976 Flax canvas, including water-bag canvas
    NZS/AS 3645.2(Int):2010 ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR GAS EQUIPMENT - PART 2: CERTIFICATION
    AS 1450-2007 Steel tubes for mechanical purposes
    AS 1816.2-2007 Metallic materials - Brinell hardness test Verification and calibration of testing machines
    AS 1817.3-2002 Metallic materials - Vickers hardness test Calibration of reference blocks
    AS/NZS 3500.4:2003 Plumbing and drainage Heated water services
    AS 1815.1-2007 Metallic materials - Rockwell hardness test Test method (scales A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, K, N, T)
    AS/NZS 3500.5:2000 National Plumbing and Drainage - Domestic installations
    AS 2129-2000 Flanges for pipes, valves and fittings (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 1432-2004 Copper tubes for plumbing, gasfitting and drainage applications
    AS 1074-1989 Steel tubes and tubulars for ordinary service (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS/NZS 3500.3:2003 Plumbing and drainage Stormwater drainage
    AS 4620-2004 Thermoelectric flame safeguards (Reconfirmed 2021)
    AS/NZS 3500.2:2003 Plumbing and drainage Sanitary plumbing and drainage
    AS/NZS 3100:2002 Approval and test specification - General requirements for electrical equipment
    AS D26-1972 Tube fittings with dryseal American standard taper pipe and unified threads for automotive and industrial use (imperial units) (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 10745-1998 Information technology - Open Systems Interconnection - Upper layers security model
    AS 1816.4-2007 Metallic materials - Brinell hardness test Table of hardness values
    AS 1810-1995 Timber - Seasoned cypress pine - Milled products
    AS 3688-2005 Water supply - Metallic fittings and end connectors
    AS 1817.1-2003 Metallic materials - Vickers hardness test Test method (ISO 6507-1:1997, MOD)
    AS 4629-2005 Automatic shut off valves and vent valves
    AS/NZS 1167.1:2005 Welding and brazing - Filler metals Filler metal for brazing and braze welding
    NZS/AS 3645.1(Int):2010 ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR GAS EQUIPMENT - PART 1: ESSENTIAL SAFETY
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    NZS/AS 4558(INT) : 2013 DECORATIVE GAS LOG AND OTHER FUEL EFFECT APPLIANCES
    AS/NZS 3000:2007 Electrical installations (known as the Australian/New Zealand Wiring Rules)
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    AS 4617-2004 Manual shut off gas valves
    AS 1769-1975 Welded stainless steel tubes for plumbing applications (Reconfirmed 2018)
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    AS 5262-2011 LP Gas mobile industrial direct fired air heaters
    AS 4558-2011 Decorative gas log and other fuel effect appliances
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