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  • BS 1710(1984) : 1984

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    SPECIFICATION FOR IDENTIFICATION OF PIPELINES AND SERVICES

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  31-12-2014

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1984

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Committees responsible
    Specification
    1 Scope
    2 Definitions
    3 General
    4 Basic identification colours
    5 Code indications
    6 Method of application
    7 Direction of flow
    Appendices
    A - Examples of basic identification and code indications
        illustrating the application of safety colours
    B - Examples of basic identification and code indications
        giving information on the pipe contents
    C - Colour code indications for medical gas services
    D - Optional colour code indications for general building
        services
    E - Optional colour code indications for refrigeration
        services
    Publications referred to

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Describes colours for the identification of pipes conveying fluids in above ground installations and on board ships on a generic basis.

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    Committee MEE/104
    Development Note Supersedes BS 1710(1975) and 83/70874 DC. (06/2004) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, June 2007. (05/2007)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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    BS 799-3(1981) : 1981 SPECIFICATION FOR OIL BURNING EQUIPMENT - PART 3: AUTOMATIC AND SEMI-AUTOMATIC ATOMIZING BURNERS UP TO 36 LITRES PER HOUR
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    BS 8558:2011 GUIDE TO THE DESIGN, INSTALLATION, TESTING AND MAINTENANCE OF SERVICES SUPPLYING WATER FOR DOMESTIC USE WITHIN BUILDINGS AND THEIR CARTILAGES - COMPLIMENTARY GUIDANCE TO BS EN 806
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    BS 8313(1997) : 1997 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR ACCOMMODATION OF BUILDING SERVICES IN DUCTS
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    BS 5482-1(2005) : 2005 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DOMESTIC BUTANE- AND PROPANE-GAS-BURNING INSTALLATIONS - PART 1: INSTALLATIONS AT PERMANENT DWELLINGS, RESIDENTIAL PARK HOMES AND COMMERCIAL PREMISES, WITH INSTALLATION PIPEWORK SIZES NOT EXCEEDING DN 25 FOR STEEL AND DN 28 FOR CORRUGATED STAINLESS STEEL OR COPPER
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    BS 5306-1(1976) : 1976 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - HYDRANT SYSTEMS HOSE REELS AND FOAM INLETS
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    BS 4800(1989) : 1989 SCHEDULE FOR PAINT COLOURS FOR BUILDING PURPOSES
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    BS 4580:1970 SPECIFICATION FOR NUMBER DESIGNATION OF ORGANIC REFRIGERANTS
    BS 1319(1976) : 1976 SPECIFICATION FOR MEDICAL GAS CYLINDERS, VALVES AND YOKE CONNECTIONS
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