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    MOBILE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - PART 1: CHARACTERISTICS, PERFORMANCE AND TEST METHODS

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    Published date:  01-08-2007

    Publisher:  Comite Europeen de Normalisation

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    Foreword
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Symbols and abbreviations
    5 Description of an extinguisher
      5.1 Type of extinguisher
      5.2 Components of extinguisher
    6 Requirements
      6.1 Effective range of operating temperatures
           6.1.1 General
           6.1.2 Requirements
           6.1.3 Additional Requirements for
                 CO[2] extinguishers
      6.2 Filling specifications
           6.2.1 Nominal charges
           6.2.2 Filling tolerances
           6.2.3 Propelling agent
      6.3 Duration of operation, residual mass and
           discharge range
           6.3.1 Duration of operation
           6.3.2 Maximum residual mass
      6.4 Retention of propellant
           6.4.1 General
           6.4.2 Propellant container
           6.4.3 Stored pressure extinguishers
           6.4.4 Acceptance levels
      6.5 Control valve
      6.6 Working position
      6.7 Hose and coupling
      6.8 Operation devices
           6.8.1 General
           6.8.2 Operating and jet control mechanisms devices
           6.8.3 Safety devices
           6.8.4 Discharge from water based extinguishers
           6.8.5 Pressure gauge
           6.8.6 Other characteristics
      6.9 Identification
           6.9.1 Colour
           6.9.2 Marking
      6.10 Periodical checking
    7 Tests
      7.1 Temperature test
      7.2 Corrosion tests
           7.2.1 External corrosion test
           7.2.2 Internal corrosion test for water
                 based extinguishers
      7.3 Dielectric test
    8 Fire performances
      8.1 Class A fire test object
           8.1.1 General
           8.1.2 Powder extinguishers
           8.1.3 Water based extinguishers
      8.2 Class B fire test object
           8.2.1 General
           8.2.2 Powder extinguishers
           8.2.3 Water based extinguishers
           8.2.4 CO[2] extinguishers
    Annex A (normative) - Test methods
          A.1 Test methods
          A.2 Duration of operation and residual mass
          A.3 Measurement of the force
          A.4 Measurement of the energy
          A.5 Measurement of leakage of the
              control valve
          A.6 Temperatures test
          A.7 Internal corrosion test
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    This European Standard specifies the rules of design, type testing and inspection during manufacturing, ratings and classification of mobile fire extinguishers and test methods to be used.

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    Committee CEN/TC 70
    Development Note Together with EN 1866-2 & EN 1866-3, it supersedes EN 1866. (05/2014)
    Document Type Test Method
    Publisher Comite Europeen de Normalisation
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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

    I.S. EN 1866-3:2013 MOBILE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - PART 3: REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ASSEMBLY, CONSTRUCTION AND PRESSURE RESISTANCE OF CO[2] EXTINGUISHERS WHICH COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF EN 1866-1
    BS EN 1866-2 : 2014 MOBILE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - PART 2: REQUIREMENTS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION, PRESSURE RESISTANCE AND MECHANICAL TESTS FOR EXTINGUISHERS, WITH A MAXIMUM ALLOWABLE PRESSURE EQUAL TO OR LOWER THAN 30 BAR, WHICH COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF EN 1866-1
    DIN EN 1866-3:2013-08 Mobile fire extinguishers - Part 3: Requirements for the assembly, construction and pressure resistance of CO2 extinguishers which comply with the requirements of EN 1866-1
    12/30266856 DC : 0 BS EN 1866-3 - MOBILE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - PART 3: REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ASSEMBLY, CONSTRUCTION AND PRESSURE RESISTANCE OF CO[2] EXTINGUISHERS WHICH COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF EN 1866-1
    BS EN 1866-3 : 2013 MOBILE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - PART 3: REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ASSEMBLY, CONSTRUCTION AND PRESSURE RESISTANCE OF CO[2] EXTINGUISHERS WHICH COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF EN 1866-1
    EN 1866-3 : 2013 MOBILE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - PART 3: REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ASSEMBLY, CONSTRUCTION AND PRESSURE RESISTANCE OF CO[2] EXTINGUISHERS WHICH COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF EN 1866-1
    EN 1866-2:2014 Mobile fire extinguishers - Part 2: Requirements for the construction, pressure resistance and mechanical tests for extinguishers, with a maximum allowable pressure equal to or lower than 30 bar, which comply with the requirements of EN 1866-1
    12/30266853 DC : 0 BS EN 1866-2 - MOBILE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - PART 2: REQUIREMENTS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION, PRESSURE RESISTANCE AND MECHANICAL TESTS FOR EXTINGUISHERS, WITH A MAXIMUM ALLOWABLE PRESSURE EQUAL TO OR LOWER THAN 30 BAR, WHICH COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF EN 1866-1
    UNI EN 1866-3 : 2013 MOBILE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - PART 3: REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ASSEMBLY, CONSTRUCTION AND PRESSURE RESISTANCE OF CO[2] EXTINGUISHERS WHICH COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF EN 1866-1
    I.S. EN 1866-2:2014 MOBILE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - PART 2: REQUIREMENTS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION, PRESSURE RESISTANCE AND MECHANICAL TESTS FOR EXTINGUISHERS, WITH A MAXIMUM ALLOWABLE PRESSURE EQUAL TO OR LOWER THAN 30 BAR, WHICH COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF EN 1866-1
    UNE-EN 1866-3:2015 Mobile fire extinguishers - Part 3: Requirements for the assembly, construction and pressure resistance of CO2 extinguishers which comply with the requirements of EN 1866-1
    UNI EN 1866-2 : 2014 MOBILE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - PART 2: REQUIREMENTS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION, PRESSURE RESISTANCE AND MECHANICAL TESTS FOR EXTINGUISHERS, WITH A MAXIMUM ALLOWABLE PRESSURE EQUAL TO OR LOWER THAN 30 BAR, WHICH COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF EN 1866-1
    UNE-EN 1866-2:2015 Mobile fire extinguishers - Part 2: Requirements for the construction, pressure resistance and mechanical tests for extinguishers, with a maximum allowable pressure equal to or lower than 30 bar, which comply with the requirements of EN 1866-1

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    EN ISO 9227:2017 CORROSION TESTS IN ARTIFICIAL ATMOSPHERES - SALT SPRAY TESTS (ISO 9227:2017)
    EN 3-7:2004+A1:2007 (edition 2) Portable fire extinguishers - Part 7: Characteristics, performance requirements and test methods
    ISO 9227:2017 Corrosion tests in artificial atmospheres — Salt spray tests
    EN 2:1992/A1:2004 CLASSIFICATION OF FIRES
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