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  • BS 6351-1(1983) : 1983

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    ELECTRIC SURFACE HEATING - SPECIFICATION FOR ELECTRIC SURFACE HEATING DEVICES

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  30-09-2010

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1983

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Cooperating organizations
    Specification
    Section one. General
    0. Introduction
    1. Scope
    2. Definitions
    Section two. Requirements for all ESH devices
    3. General
    4. Grading
    5. Construction
    6. Terminations
    7. Tests
    8. Test methods
    9. Marking
    Section three. Additional requirements for ESH devices
    for use in hazardous areas
    10. General
    11. Types of protection
    12. Terminations
    13. Temperature classification
    14. Type test to establish the maximum temperature
         of the surface to be heated
    15. Marking
    Appendix
    A. Guidance regarding certification
    Tables
    1. Degree of water resistance
    2. Degree of mechanical strength
    3. Minimum tensile breaking loads
    4. Temperature correction factors for converting
         resistances, at various temperatures, of annealed
         high conductivity copper of 100 % conductivity to
         the standard reference temperature of 20 deg C
    5. Conditioning treatments
    6. Proof loads for deformation test
    7. Heights of fall for impact test
    Figures
    1. Impact test apparatus
    2. Low temperature bend test apparatus
    3. Apparatus for determining relationship between
         electrical loading and temperature of surface to
         be heated
    4. Typical graphs of TL against TV
    5. Typical graph showing variation of constructional
         material temperature (TL) with electrical loading
         for different values of test place temperature (TV)
    6. Typical graphs of TS against TV
    7. Typical graph showing variation of sample surface
         temperature (TS) with electrical loading for
         different values of test plate temperature (TV)

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    Gives requirements for construction and testing of electric surface heating devices applied to metal surfaces. Includes sections on general, requirements for all devices, additional requirements for devices for use in hazardous areas and guidance regarding certification.

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    Committee PEL/27
    Development Note Supersedes 78/29754 DC (09/2005) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, June 2007. (05/2007)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

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