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    Fire tests on building materials and structures Method of test for ignitability of products by direct flame impingement

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  31-03-2014

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Committees responsible
    Foreword
    1 Scope
    2 Definitions
    3 Principle
    4 Safety considerations
    5 Apparatus
    6 Conditioning and testing atmospheres
    7 Ignition source application times
    8 Specimens
    9 Room ventilation
    10 Procedure
    11 Report
    Appendix A - Result sheet
    Appendix B - Use by specifiers
    Publication(s) referred to

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    Method using a choice of seven flaming ignition sources for a variety of flame application times.

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    This Part of BS476 describes a method of test for the determination of the ignitability of materials, composites and assemblies subjected to direct impingement of flames of different size and intensity but without impressed irradiance.

    NOTE The titles of the publications referred to in this standard are listed on the inside back cover.

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    Committee FSH/21
    Development Note Supersedes BS 476-5(1979) and 90/36346 DC. (06/2004)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current

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

    BS 7671(2008) : 2018 REQUIREMENTS FOR ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS - IET WIRING REGULATIONS
    BS 5422:2001 Method for specifying thermal insulating materials for pipes, tanks, vessels, ductwork and equipment operating within the temperature range -40C to +700C
    BS DD7995(2003) : 2003 SPECIFICATION FOR TEMPORARY ACCESS PLATFORMS - PERFORMANCE AND DESIGN REQUIREMENTS, AND TEST METHODS
    07/30147204 DC : 0 BS 476-10 - FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 10: GUIDE TO THE PRINCIPLES, SELECTION, ROLE AND APPLICATION OF FIRE TESTING AND THEIR OUTPUTS
    11/30209204 DC : 0 BS 8201 - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR INSTALLATION OF FLOORING OF WOOD AND WOOD-BASED PANELS
    BS 476-10(1983) : 1983 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - GUIDE TO THE PRINCIPLES AND APPLICATION OF FIRE TESTING
    BS PD6686(2006) : 2006 GUIDANCE ON DIRECTIVES, REGULATIONS AND STANDARDS RELATED TO PREVENTION OF FIRE AND EXPLOSION IN THE PROCESS INDUSTRIES
    BS 7955(1999) : 1999 CONTAINMENT NETS AND SHEETS ON CONSTRUCTION WORKS - SPECIFICATION FOR PERFORMANCE AND TEST METHODS
    BS 7671(2008) : 2008 REQUIREMENTS FOR ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS - IET WIRING REGULATIONS

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

    BS 6575(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR FIRE BLANKETS
    BS 476-6(1989) : 1989 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 6: METHOD OF TEST FOR FIRE PROPAGATION FOR PRODUCTS
    BS 4250-1(1987) : 1987 LIQUIFIED PETROLEUM GAS - SPECIFICATION FOR COMMERCIAL BUTANE AND PROPANE
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