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    SPECIFICATION FOR GAS BURNING APPLIANCES - PART 3: DOMESTIC COOKING APPLIANCES BURNING GAS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  16-03-2006

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1980

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    1 General
    1.1 Scope
    1.2 Field of application
    1.3 Terminology
    1.4 Classification
    1.4.1 Classification of gases
    1.4.2 Classification of appliances
    2 Constructional characteristics
    2.1 General
    2.1.1 Conversion to different gases
    2.1.2 Materials
    2.1.3 Ease of cleaning and maintenance
    2.1.4 Strength of assembly
    2.1.5 Soundness of the gas circuit assembly
    2.1.6 Connections
    2.1.7 Locking of castors
    2.1.8 Appliance fixing
    2.1.9 Electrical requirements
    2.2 Special conditions
    2.2.1 Taps
    2.2.2 Control handles
    2.2.3 Injectors and adjustors
    2.2.4 Oven thermostats
    2.2.5 Ignition devices
    2.2.6 Safety devices
    2.2.7 Governors
    2.2.8 Hotplates
    2.2.9 Ovens and grills
    2.2.10 Cylinder compartment (for appliances
               incorporating a liquefied petroleum gas
               cylinder)
    2.2.11 Appliances with a plate-rack
    2.2.12 Operational safety in the event of failure of
               of any auxiliary energy supply
    3 Performance characteristics
    3.1 General
    3.1.1 Soundness: durability of method of sealing
    3.1.2 Obtaining the input rates
    3.1.3 Safety devices
    3.1.4 Safety of operation
    3.1.5 Heating
    3.1.6 Overheating of the LPG cylinder and its
               compartments
    3.1.7 Total input to the appliances
    3.1.8 Governor performance
    3.2 Hotplates
    3.2.1 Safety of operation
    3.2.2 Combustion
    3.2.3 Efficiency
    3.3 Ovens and grills
    3.3.1 Safety of operation
    3.3.2 Combustion
    3.3.3 Oven temperature
    3.3.4 Maintenance consumption of oven
    3.3.5 Oven performance
    3.3.6 Grill performance
    3.3.7 Ovens with time control systems
    4 Test methods
    4.1 General
    4.1.1 Reference and test gases
    4.1.2 Test pressures
    4.1.3 Test procedures
    4.2 Verification of the constructional
               characteristics
    4.2.1 Strength of the appliance body
    4.2.2 Stability of the oven and grill furniture and
               of the oven door
    4.3 Verification of the performance
               characteristics
    4.3.1 General tests
    4.3.1.1 Soundness: Durability of the method of
               sealing
    4.3.1.2 Obtaining the rates
    4.3.1.3 Flame failure device delay times
    4.3.1.4 Safety of operation
    4.3.1.5 Heating
    4.3.1.5.1 Test conditions
    4.3.1.5.2 Test methods
    4.3.1.6 Overheating of the LPG cylinder and its
               compartment
    4.3.1.7 Total rate of the appliance
    4.3.1.8 Governor performance
    4.3.2 Specific tests for hotplates
    4.3.2.1 Safety of operating
    4.3.2.2 Combustion
    4.3.2.3 Efficiency
    4.3.3 Specific tests for ovens and grills
    4.3.3.1 Safety of operation
    4.3.3.2 Combustion
    4.3.3.3 Oven temperature
    4.3.3.4 Maintenance consumption of oven
    4.3.3.5 Oven performance
    4.3.3.6 Grill performance
    4.3.3.7 Ovens with time control systems
    4.4 Test report and technical schedule to be
               supplied to the test laboratory
    4.4.1 Test report
    4.4.2 Technical schedule to be supplied to the
               laboratory
    4.5 Designation
    4.6 Marking
    4.6.1 Data plate
    4.6.2 Quality seal
    4.6.3 Instructions
    Appendices
    A Dimensions of the pans for the efficiency
               tests
    B Methods of test and assessment criteria for
               the cooking performance of ovens
    C Guide to the implementation of BS 5386 : Part
               3 : 1980
    D Schedule of standards relevant to component
               parts of the appliance
    E Explanatory notes on requirements for
               'obtaining the nominal rate'
    F Characteristics of the pans required for the
               test on electric cooking plates
    G Surface temperature probe

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    Describes the construction and performance characteristics, the test methods and marking of domestic cooking appliances burning gas, referred to in the body of the text as 'appliances'.

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    Committee GSE/35
    Development Note Supersedes BS 2491(1963), 76/72595 DC and 90/81258 DC. (12/2003)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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

    BS 7462:1991 SPECIFICATION FOR ELECTRICAL SAFETY OF DOMESTIC GAS APPLIANCES
    BS 5482-2:1977 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DOMESTIC BUTANE AND PROPANE GAS BURNING INSTALLATION - INSTALLATIONS IN CARAVANS AND NON PERMANENT DWELLINGS
    BS 6172:1990 SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION OF DOMESTIC GAS COOKING APPLIANCES (1ST, 2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES)
    BS 6172:2004 INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE OF DOMESTIC GAS COOKING APPLIANCES (2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES) - SPECIFICATION
    BS 6172(2010) : 2010 SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION, SERVICING AND MAINTENANCE OF DOMESTIC GAS COOKING APPLIANCES (2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES)
    BS 5482-1:1979 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DOMESTIC BUTANE AND PROPANE GAS BURNING INSTALLATION - INSTALLATIONS IN PERMANENT DWELLINGS
    BS 5482-1:1994 DOMESTIC BUTANE AND PROPANE GAS BURNING INSTALLATIONS - SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATIONS IN PERMANENT BUILDINGS
    BS 5386-4:1991 SPECIFICATION FOR GAS BURNING APPLIANCES - PART 4: BUILT-IN DOMESTIC COOKING APPLIANCES
    BS 6172:1982 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR INSTALLATION OF DOMESTIC GAS COOKING APPLIANCES (2ND FAMILY GASES)
    BS 4989(1984) : 1984 SPECIFICATION FOR HOLIDAY CARAVANS
    BS 5386-4:1983 SPECIFICATION FOR GAS BURNING APPLIANCES - BUILT IN DOMESTIC COOKING APPLIANCES
    BS 5386-6:1991 GAS BURNING APPLIANCES - SPECIFICATION FOR DOMESTIC GAS COOKING APPLIANCES WITH FORCED-CONVECTION OVENS

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    BS 5963:1981 SPECIFICATION FOR ELECTRICALLY OPERATED AUTOMATIC GAS SHUT OFF VALVES
    BS 4950:1973 SPECIFICATION FOR SPRAYED AND FUSED METAL COATINGS FOR ENGINEERING PURPOSES
    BS 4921:1988 SPECIFICATION FOR SHERARDIZED COATINGS ON IRON OR STEEL
    BS 3650:1976 Specification for oil-extended styrene-butadiene rubbers (SRB). Non-pigmented, emulsion polymerized, general purpose types (1700 series)
    BS 3955:1986 SPECIFICATION FOR ELECTRICAL CONTROLS FOR HOUSEHOLD AND SIMILAR GENERAL PURPOSES
    BS 2569(1955) : LATEST SPRAYED METAL COATINGS
    BS 57:1951 SPECIFICATION - B.A. SCREWS BOLTS AND NUTS
    BS 66 & 99:1970 SPECIFICATION FOR CAST COPPER ALLOY PIPE FITTINGS FOR USE WITH SCREWED COPPER TUBES
    BS 4168:1967 Specification for hexagon socket screws and wrench keys. Metric series
    BS 4375(1968) : 1968 SPECIFICATION FOR UNSINTERED PTFE TAPE FOR THREAD SEALING APPLICATIONS
    BS 61:1969 SPECIFICATION FOR THREADS FOR LIGHT GAUGE COPPER TUBES AND FITTINGS
    BS 4601:1970 SPECIFICATION FOR ELECTROPLATED COATINGS OF NICKEL PLUS CHROMIUM ON PLASTICS MATERIALS
    BS 2875:1969 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS - PLATE
    BS 3014(1958) : LATEST 'AS WELDED' AND COLD DRAWN WELDED AUSTENITIC STAINLESS STEEL TUBES FOR MECHANICAL, STRUCTURAL AND GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES
    BS 2827:1957 Specification for machine screw nuts, pressed type (B.A. and Whitworth form threads)
    BS 3643(1963) : LATEST
    BS 5184(1975) : 1975 SPECIFICATION FOR GLASS FIBRE FILLED POLYTETRAFLUOROETHYLENE (PTFE) MOULDING POWDERS
    BS 1083:1965 Specification for precision hexagon bolts, screws and nuts (B.S.W. & B.S.F. threads)
    BS 3554-1(1971) : AMD 939 SPECIFICATION FOR GAS GOVERNORS - INDEPENDENT GOVERNORS FOR INLET PRESSURES UP TO 25 MBAR
    BS 4533-2.6(1979) : 1979 LUMINAIRES - DETAIL REQUIREMENTS - ELECTRICAL SUPPLY TRACK SYSTEMS FOR LUMINAIRES
    BS 6004:2000 ELECTRIC CABLES - PVC INSULATED, NON-ARMOURED CABLES FOR VOLTAGES UP TO AND INCLUDING 450/750 V, FOR ELECTRIC POWER, LIGHTING AND INTERNAL WIRING
    BS 3472:1974 SPECIFICATION FOR STYRENE-BUTADIENE RUBBER (SBR) - NON-PIGMENTED EMULSION POLYMERIZED, GENERAL PURPOSE TYPES (1500 SERIES)
    BS 4761:1971 SPECIFICATION FOR SPRAYED UNFUSED METAL COATINGS FOR ENGINEERING PURPOSES
    BS 93:1951 SPECIFICATION FOR BRITISH ASSOCIATION (B.A.) SCREW THREADS WITH TOLERANCES FOR SIZES 0 B.A. TO 16 B.A.
    BS 1224:1970 SPECIFICATION FOR ELECTROPLATED COATINGS OF NICKEL AND CHROMIUM
    BS 1706:1990 METHOD FOR SPECIFYING ELECTROPLATED COATINGS OF ZINC AND CADMIUM ON IRON AND STEEL
    BS 4183:1967 SPECIFICATION FOR MACHINE SCREWS AND MACHINE SCREW NUTS - METRIC SERIES
    BS 6746:1990 SPECIFICATION FOR PVC INSULATION AND SHEATH OF ELECTRIC CABLES
    BS 1387:1985 SPECIFICATION FOR SCREWED AND SOCKETED STEEL TUBES AND TUBULARS AND FOR PLAIN END STEEL TUBES SUITABLE FOR WELDING OR FOR SCREWING TO BS 21 PIPE THREADS
    BS 2871(1957) : LATEST COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS
    BS 5042:1987 SPECIFICATION FOR BAYONET LAMPHOLDERS
    BS 2873:1969 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS - WIRE
    BS 1963:1990 SPECIFICATION FOR PRESSURE OPERATED RELAY VALVES FOR DOMESTIC, COMMERCIAL AND CATERING GAS APPLIANCES
    BS 950-1:1967 Specification for artificial daylight for the assessment of colour Illuminant for colour matching and colour appraisal
    BS 1832:1991 SPECIFICATION FOR COMPRESSED ASBESTOS FIBRE JOINTING
    BS 2051(1953) : LATEST TUBE AND PIPE FITTINGS FOR ENGINEERING PURPOSES
    BS 4201(1979) : AMD 6268 SPECIFICATION FOR THERMOSTATS FOR GAS BURNING APPLIANCES
    BS 1490:1988 SPECIFICATION FOR ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOY INGOTS AND CASTINGS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES
    BS 4219(1967) : LATEST
    BS 864(1953) : LATEST
    BS 950-2:1967 SPECIFICATION FOR ARTIFICIAL DAYLIGHT FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF COLOUR - VIEWING CONDITIONS FOR THE GRAPHIC ARTS INDUSTRY
    BS 3676(1963) : 1963 SPECIFICATION FOR SWITCHES FOR DOMESTIC AND SIMILAR PURPOSES (FOR FIXED OR PORTABLE MOUNTING)
    BS 3831:1964 SPECIFICATION FOR VITREOUS ENAMEL FINISHES FOR DOMESTIC AND CATERING APPLIANCES
    BS 1360:1973 SPECIFICATION PERSONAL STATIONERY (TERMS AND SIZES)
    BS 4781:1990 SPECIFICATION FOR PRESSURE-SENSITIVE ADHESIVE PLASTICS LABELS FOR PERMANENT USE
    BS 3999-5:1990 Methods of measuring the performance of household electrical appliances Electric cookers
    BS 4827:1972 SPECIFICATION FOR ISO MINIATURE SCREW THREADS METRIC SERIES
    BS 5494:1978 SPECIFICATION FOR GAS TAPS FOR DOMESTIC AND CATERING APPLIANCES
    BS 84:1956 SPECIFICATION FOR PARALLEL SCREW THREADS OF WHITWORTH FORM
    BS 6172:1990 SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION OF DOMESTIC GAS COOKING APPLIANCES (1ST, 2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES)
    BS 3535(1962) : 1962 SPECIFICATION FOR SAFETY ISOLATING TRANSFORMERS FOR INDUSTRIAL AND DOMESTIC PURPOSES
    BS 1179:1967 GLOSSARY OF TERMS USED IN THE GAS INDUSTRY
    BS 768:1958 Specification for slotted grub screws
    BS 3126(1987) : 1987 METHOD OF SPECIFYING TOUGHENED POLYSTYRENE (SB) MOULDING AND EXTRUSION MATERIALS
    BS 3410:1961 SPECIFICATION FOR METAL WASHERS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES
    BS 6067(1981) : 1981 SPECIFICATION FOR MULTIFUNCTIONAL GAS CONTROLS FOR DOMESTIC COMMERCIAL AND CATERING APPLIANCES
    BS 5258-2:1975 SAFETY OF DOMESTIC GAS APPLIANCES - COOKING APPLIANCES
    BS 1470:1987 SPECIFICATION FOR WROUGHT ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES: PLATE, SHEET AND STRIP
    BS 450:1958 Specification for machine screws and machine screw nuts (B.S.W. & B.S.F. threads)
    BS 3554-2:1972 SPECIFICATION FOR GAS GOVERNORS - INDEPENDENT GOVERNORS FOR INLET PRESSURES UP TO 350 MBAR
    BS 4320:1968 SPECIFICATION FOR METAL WASHERS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES - METRIC SERIES
    BS 1362:1973 SPECIFICATION FOR GENERAL PURPOSE FUSE LINKS FOR DOMESTIC AND SIMILAR PURPOSES (PRIMARILY FOR USE IN PLUGS)
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