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    Fire hazard testing Surface spread of flame. General guidance

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  30-09-2013

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    INTRODUCTION
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Principles of flame spread
    5 Consideration for the selection of test methods
    6 Use and interpretation of results
    Bibliography
    Annex ZA (normative) - Normative references to international
             publications with their corresponding European publications

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    Gives: - an explanation of the principles of flame spread for both liquids and solids, - guidance for the selection of test methods, - guidance on the use and interpretation of test results, and - informative references

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    IEC 60695-9-1:2013 provides guidance for the assessment of surface spread of flame for electrotechnical products and the materials from which they are formed. It provides an explanation of the principles of flame spread for both liquids and solids, guidance for the selection of test methods, guidance on the use and interpretation of test results, and informative references. This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition of IEC 60695-9-1 published in 2005, and constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:
    - an expanded scope;
    - updated references and
    - updated terms and definitions. It has the status of a horizontal standard in accordance with IEC Guide 104 and ISO/IEC Guide 51. Keywords: Surface spread, Flame

    This publication is to be read in conjunction with IEC 60695-9-2:2005.

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    Committee GEL/89
    Development Note Supersedes 95/210541 DC. (08/2004) Supersedes 03/309751 DC. (03/2006)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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

    09/30166429 DC : 0 BS 8492 - TELECOMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS CABLING - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE PERFORMANCE AND PROTECTION
    BS 8492(2016) : 2016 TELECOMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS CABLING - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE PERFORMANCE AND PROTECTION
    16/30336629 DC : 0 BS 8492 - TELECOMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS CABLING - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE PERFORMANCE AND PROTECTION
    BS 8492:2009 TELECOMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS CABLING - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE PERFORMANCE AND PROTECTION

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    ISO 2719:2016 Determination of flash point Pensky-Martens closed cup method
    IEC 60695-4:2012 Fire hazard testing - Part 4: Terminology concerning fire tests for electrotechnical products
    ISO 13943:2017 Fire safety Vocabulary
    IEC 61197:1993 Insulating liquids - Linear flame propagation - Test method using a glass-fibre tape
    NFPA PRINCIPLES OF FIRE PROT CHEMISTRY : 2014 PRINCIPLES OF FIRE BEHAVIOR AND COMBUSTION
    ISO/TS 5658-1:2006 Reaction to fire tests Spread of flame Part 1: Guidance on flame spread
    ISO/IEC Guide 51:2014 Safety aspects Guidelines for their inclusion in standards
    EN 60695-4:2012 FIRE HAZARD TESTING - PART 4: TERMINOLOGY CONCERNING FIRE TESTS FOR ELECTROTECHNICAL PRODUCTS (IEC 60695-4:2012)
    IEC GUIDE 104:2010 The preparation of safety publications and the use of basic safety publications and group safety publications
    EN ISO 13943:2017 Fire safety - Vocabulary (ISO 13943:2017)
    EN ISO 2592:2017 PETROLEUM AND RELATED PRODUCTS - DETERMINATION OF FLASH AND FIRE POINTS - CLEVELAND OPEN CUP METHOD (ISO 2592:2017)
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