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  • BS 4873:1986

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    SPECIFICATION FOR ALUMINIUM ALLOY WINDOWS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  28-01-2004

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1986

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Committees responsible
    Specification
    1 Scope
    2 Definitions
    3 Window types and handling
    4 Materials
    5 Construction
    6 Work sizes and manufacturing tolerances
    7 Glazing
    8 Security
    9 Safety
    10 Weathertightness performance
    Appendices
    A Advisory notes on materials and construction
    B Optional features
    C Recommendations for marking
    Table
    1 Exposure categories
    Figures
    1 Window types and handing
    2 Illustrations of window types and handling for
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    Describes materials, construction, finishes, hardware and weathertightness requirements for aluminium alloy windows and double windows intended to be installed vertically. Includes glass and glazing. Windows that are used for replacement purposes and those that have thermally improved frames are included. Includes windows in which any frame member is longer than 3 m, fixed louvres, secondary windows applied to convert existing windows into double or coupled windows, windows with frames designed to be glazed with glass and the thermal properties of thermally improved frames. Includes definitions, window types and handing, materials, construction, work sizes and manufacturing tolerances, security, safety, advice on materials and construction, table of exposure categories and figures.

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    Committee ECB/42
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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

    BS 8213-4:1990 WINDOWS, DOORS AND ROOF LIGHTS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE INSTALLATION OF REPLACEMENT WINDOWS AND DOOR SETS IN DWELLINGS
    BS 8220-1:2000 GUIDE FOR SECURITY OF BUILDINGS AGAINST CRIME - PART 1: DWELLINGS
    BS 8220-2:1995 Guide for security of buildings against crime Offices and shops

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS CP153-1(1969) : LATEST WINDOWS AND ROOFLIGHTS - CLEANING AND SAFETY
    BS 3382-1&2(1961) : 1961 SPECIFICATION FOR ELECTROPLATED COATINGS ON THREADED COMPONENTS - CADMIUM ON STEEL COMPONENTS - ZINC ON STEEL COMPONENTS
    BS 1186-2:1988 TIMBER FOR AND WORKMANSHIP IN JOINERY - SPECIFICATION FOR WORKMANSHIP
    BS 952-1:1978 GLASS FOR GLAZING - CLASSIFICATION
    BS CP3:CH5-2(1972) : AMD 7908 CODE OF BASIC DATA FOR THE DESIGN OF BUILDINGS - LOADING - WIND LOADS
    BS CP153-2(1970) : 1970 WINDOWS AND ROOFLIGHTS - WINDOWS AND ROOFLIGHTS - DURABILITY AND MAINTENANCE
    BS 952-2:1980 GLASS FOR GLAZING - TERMINOLOGY FOR WORK ON GLASS
    BS 2782-4 Method 452B:1978 METHODS OF TESTING PLASTICS - CHEMICAL PROPERTIES - DETERMINATION OF CARBON BLACK CONTENT OF POLYOLEFIN COMPOUND
    BS 6375-2:1987 PERFORMANCE OF WINDOWS - SPECIFICATION FOR OPERATION AND STRENGTH CHARACTERISTICS
    BS 6375-1:1983 PERFORMANCE OF WINDOWS - CLASSIFICATION FOR WEATHERTIGHTNESS (INCLUDING GUIDANCE ON SELECTION AND SPECIFICATION)
    BS 5466-1(1977) : 1977 METHODS FOR CORROSION TESTING OF METALLIC COATINGS - NEUTRAL SALT SPRAY TEST (NSS TEST)
    BS 3382-7:1966 SPECIFICATION FOR ELECTROPLATED COATINGS ON THREADED COMPONENTS - THICKER PLATINGS FOR THREADED COMPONENTS
    PD 6484:1979 COMMENTARY ON CORROSION AT BIMETALLIC CONTACTS AND ITS ALLEVIATION
    BS 2569-1(1964) : 1964 SPECIFICATION FOR SPRAYED METAL COATINGS - PROTECTION OF IRON AND STEEL BY ALUMINIUM AND ZINC AGAINST ATMOSPHERIC CORROSION
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