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    CODE OF PRACTICE FOR GLAZING FOR BUILDINGS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1982

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Cooperating organizations
    Code of practice
    1. Scope
    2. References
    3. Definitions
    4. Design and performance
    4.1 Introduction
    4.2 Initial constraints
    4.3 Glazing system
    4.4 Natural lighting
    4.5 Thermal considerations
    4.6 Sound
    4.7 Text deleted
    4.8 Security
    4.9 Fire
    4.10 Durability
    4.11 Wind loading
    4.12 Maintenance (including reglazing after occupation)
    5. Performance of glass and sealing materials
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Constraints
    5.3 Descriptions of materials and systems
    5.4 Natural lighting
    5.5 Thermal considerations
    5.6 Sound
    5.7 Text deleted
    5.8 Security
    5.9 Fire
    5.10 Durability
    5.11 Strength of glass to withstand uniform loading
    5.12 Cleaning and maintenance
    6. Performance of plastics glazing sheet materials,
          frames and sealing materials
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Constraints
    6.3 Description of materials
    6.4 Natural lighting
    6.5 Thermal considerations
    6.6 Sound
    6.7 Text deleted
    6.8 Security
    6.9 Fire
    6.10 Durability
    6.11 Strength to withstand uniform loading
    6.12 Cleaning and maintenance
    7. Dimensional recommendations for glazing with glass
    7.1 Width of rebate or groove
    7.2 Depth of rebate or groove
    7.3 Nibs for H-type structural gaskets
    7.4 Setting and location blocks
    8. Dimensional recommendations for glazing with
          plastics glazing sheet materials
    8.1 Width of rebate or groove
    8.2 Depth of rebate or groove
    8.3 Edge clearance
    8.4 Edge cover
    8.5 Nibs for H-type structural gaskets
    8.6 Setting and location blocks
    8.7 Distance pieces
    9. Glazing and fixing techniques for glass
    9.1 General
    9.2 Rebate preparation
    9.3 Glazing into rebates and grooves
    9.4 Glazing over a nib with structural gaskets
    9.5 Internal glazing
    10. Glazing and fixing techniques for plastics
          glazing sheet materials
    10.1 General
    10.2 Rebate preparation
    10.3 Glazing into rebates (without beads)
    10.4 Glazing into rebates (with beads)
    10.5 Sealants
    10.6 Cutting of plastics glazing sheet materials
    10.7 Fixing with bolts and screws to non-plastics
          materials
    10.8 Fixing large panes
    10.9 Fixing small panes
    10.10 Internal glazing
    11. Handling, storage and care on site
    11.1 General
    11.2 Safety of site
    11.3 Storage and care of glass onsite
    11.4 Handling and storage of plastics glazing sheet
          materials on site
    12. Large openings with structural glass assemblies
    12.1 Glazing of display windows using glass fins
    12.2 Suspended glazing with annealed glass
    12.3 Toughened glass suspended assemblies
    13. Frameless doors and entrances
    13.1 Toughened glass
    13.2 Frameless plastics doors
    14. Mirrors
    14.1 Glass mirrors
    14.2 Plastics mirrors
    15. Information
    15.1 Provision of information
    15.2 The information stages
    15.3 Specification of requirements
    15.4 Building site conditions
    15.5 Materials and processes
    15.6 Building owner's manual
    Tables
    1. Ground roughness categories
    2. Design wind pressures
    3. Summary of availability of glass types & processes
    4. Summary of usage of glazing materials for various
         glass types
    5. Glazing materials
    6. Typical solar radiant heat properties for glasses
    7. Shading coefficients for a selection of 6 mm
         glasses with various arrangements of louvred blinds
    8. Solar optical properties of glass and blinds
         materials considered in table 7
    9. Thermal insulation properties of glass, excluding
         frame
    10. Sound insulation of glass
    10A. Single glass performance
    10B. Double glass performance
    11. Text deleted
    12. Minimum rebate depths
    12A. Putty fronting
    12B. Bead glazing
    13. Minimum edge cover for single glass up to and
         including 6 mm thickness
    14. Minimum edge cover for single glass exceeding 6 mm
         thickness
    15. Minimum rebate dimensions for flush-edged
         insulating glass units with putty fronting
    16. Weight of glass for setting block assessment
    17. Thermal transmittances (U-values) of single and
         double plastics glazing sheet materials
    18. Mean sound reduction index: single glazing
    19. Mean sound reduction index: double glazing, both
         panels same thickness
    20. Minimum edge clearance for glass
    21. Setting block materials and lengths
    22. Summary of external glazing systems
    23. Pane size reduction to allow for thermal expansion
    Numerous figures

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    Advises on installation and maintenance of vertically glazed glass and plastics glazing sheet materials for the external walls and interiors of buildings. Excludes patent glazing, glazing of furniture and fittings, glazing of barriers and balustrades, glazing greenhouses, bent, profiled and corrugated glass, glass blocks, glass lens lights, glass and plastics bullions, thermoformed plastics panels and corrugated plastics sheeting.

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    Committee B/520
    Development Note Supersedes 79/10691 DC and 88/10723 DC (02/2003)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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    BS 5588-8(1999) : 1999 FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF BUILDINGS - PART 8: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR MEANS OF ESCAPE FOR DISABLED PEOPLE
    BS 8213-4:1990 WINDOWS, DOORS AND ROOF LIGHTS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE INSTALLATION OF REPLACEMENT WINDOWS AND DOOR SETS IN DWELLINGS
    BIP 3043 : 2005 BS 8300 - DESIGN OF BUILDINGS AND THEIR APPROACHES TO MEET THE NEEDS OF DISABLED PEOPLE - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 6510(2005) : 2005 STEEL-FRAMED WINDOWS AND GLAZED DOORS
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    BS 5588-6(1991) : 1991 FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF BUILDINGS - PART 6: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PLACES OF ASSEMBLY
    BS 8000-7(1990) : 1990 WORKMANSHIP ON BUILDING SITES - PART 7: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR GLAZING
    BS 7036-1(1996) : 1996 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SAFETY AT POWERED DOORS FOR PEDESTRIAN USE - GENERAL
    BS 6093(1993) : 1993 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN OF JOINTS AND JOINTING IN BUILDING CONSTRUCTION
    BS 5588-11(1997) : 1997 FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF BUILDINGS - PART 11: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SHOPS, OFFICES, INDUSTRIAL, STORAGE AND OTHER SIMILAR BUILDINGS
    BS 4255-1(1986) : 1986 RUBBER USED IN PREFORMED GASKETS FOR WEATHER EXCLUSION FROM BUILDINGS - SPECIFICATION FOR NON-CELLULAR GASKETS
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    BS 3632(1995) : 1995 SPECIFICATION FOR RESIDENTIAL PARK HOMES
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    BS 5588-1(1990) : 1990 FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF BUILDINGS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS
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    BS 6767-1(1992) : 1992 TRANSPORTABLE ACCOMMODATION UNITS - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION
    BS 6375-2:1987 PERFORMANCE OF WINDOWS - SPECIFICATION FOR OPERATION AND STRENGTH CHARACTERISTICS
    BS 6180(1982) : 1982 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PROTECTIVE BARRIERS IN AND ABOUT BUILDINGS
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    BS 8213-1(2004) : 2004 WINDOWS, DOORS AND ROOFLIGHTS - PART 1: DESIGN FOR SAFETY IN USE AND DURING CLEANING OF WINDOWS, INCLUDING DOOR-HEIGHT WINDOWS AND ROOF WINDOWS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 8220-2(1995) : 1995 GUIDE FOR SECURITY OF BUILDINGS AGAINST CRIME - OFFICES AND SHOPS
    BS 8214:1990 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE DOOR ASSEMBLIES WITH NON-METALLIC LEAVES
    BS 4787-1(1980) : 1980 INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL WOOD DOORSETS DOOR LEAVES AND FRAMES - SPECIFICATION FOR DIMENSIONAL REQUIREMENTS
    04/30087608 DC : DRAFT OCT 2004 BS 6100-7 - BUILDING AND CIVIL ENGINEERING - VOCABULARY - PART 7: CONSTRUCTION PARTS
    BS 5234-1(1992) : 1992 PARTITIONS (INCLUDING MATCHING LININGS) - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND INSTALLATION
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    BS 7036-2(1996) : 1996 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SAFETY AT POWERED DOORS FOR PEDESTRIAN USE - STRAIGHT AND CURVED SLIDING DOORS AND PRISMATIC AND FOLDING DOORS
    04/30100932 DC : DRAFT AUG 2004 BS 6510 - STEEL-FRAMED WINDOWS AND GLAZED DOORS
    17/30335834 DC : 0 BS 8300-2 - DESIGN OF AN ACCESSIBLE AND INCLUSIVE BUILT ENVIRONMENT - PART 2: BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 5502-21(1990) : 1990 BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES FOR AGRICULTURE - PART 21: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SELECTION AND USE OF CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS
    BS 8220-1(2000) : 2000 GUIDE FOR SECURITY OF BUILDINGS AGAINST CRIME - PART 1: DWELLINGS
    BS 5655-6(2002) : 2002 LIFTS AND SERVICE LIFTS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE SELECTION AND INSTALLATION OF NEW LIFTS
    BIP 3044 : 2005 BS 8300 - DESIGN OF BUILDINGS AND THEIR APPROACHES TO MEET THE NEEDS OF DISABLED PEOPLE - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 559(1998) : 1998 SPECIFICATION FOR DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND INSTALLATION OF SIGNS
    BS 7543(2003) : 2003 GUIDE TO DURABILITY OF BUILDINGS AND BUILDING ELEMENTS, PRODUCTS AND COMPONENTS
    BS 5588-10(1991) : 1991 FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF BUILDINGS - PART 10: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SHOPPING COMPLEXES
    BS 476-22(1987) : 1987 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 22: METHODS FOR DETERMINATION OF THE FIRE RESISTANCE OF NON-LOADBEARING ELEMENTS OF CONSTRUCTION
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    BS 476-4(1970) : 1970 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 4: NON-COMBUSTIBILITY TEST FOR MATERIALS
    BS 4255-2:1975 CELLULAR GASKETS
    BS DD73(1982) : 1982 BASIC DATA FOR THE DESIGN OF BUILDINGS - DAYLIGHT
    BS CP3:CH1-2(1973) : LATEST
    BS 6206(1981) : 1981 SPECIFICATION FOR IMPACT PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR FLAT SAFETY GLASS AND SAFETY PLASTICS FOR USE IN BUILDINGS
    BS 5544(1978) : 1978 SPECIFICATION FOR ANTI BANDIT GLAZING (GLAZING RESISTANT TO MANUAL ATTACK)
    BS 4255-1(1986) : 1986 RUBBER USED IN PREFORMED GASKETS FOR WEATHER EXCLUSION FROM BUILDINGS - SPECIFICATION FOR NON-CELLULAR GASKETS
    BS 2571(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR GENERAL-PURPOSE FLEXIBLE PVC COMPOUNDS FOR MOULDING AND EXTRUSION
    BS CP3:CH3(1972) : AMD 1385 CODE OF BASIC DATA FOR THE DESIGN OF BUILDINGS - SOUND INSULATION AND NOISE REDUCTION
    BS 2782-1:Method 120C:1990
    BS 5051-1(1988) : 1988 BULLET RESISTANT GLAZING - SPECIFICATION FOR GLAZING FOR INTERIOR USE
    BS CP3:CH5-2(1972) : AMD 7908 CODE OF BASIC DATA FOR THE DESIGN OF BUILDINGS - LOADING - WIND LOADS
    BS CP153-2(1970) : 1970 WINDOWS AND ROOFLIGHTS - WINDOWS AND ROOFLIGHTS - DURABILITY AND MAINTENANCE
    BS 476-6(1989) : 1989 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 6: METHOD OF TEST FOR FIRE PROPAGATION FOR PRODUCTS
    BS 476-7(1997) : 1997 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 7: METHOD OF TEST TO DETERMINE THE CLASSIFICATION OF THE SURFACE SPREAD OF FLAME OF PRODUCTS
    BS 5357(1995) : 1995 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR INSTALLATION OF SECURITY GLAZING
    BS DD67(1980) : 1980 BASIC DATA FOR THE DESIGN OF BUILDINGS, SUNLIGHT
    BS 952-2(1980) : 1980 GLASS FOR GLAZING - TERMINOLOGY FOR WORK ON GLASS
    BS 5358(1993) : 1993 SPECIFICATION FOR SOLVENT-BORNE PRIMING PAINTS FOR WOODWORK
    BS 5051-2:1979 SECURITY GLAZING - SPECIFICATION FOR BULLET RESISTANT GLAZING FOR EXTERIOR USE
    BS 5516(1991) : 1991 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF SLOPING AND VERTICAL PATENT GLAZING
    BS 2523(1966) : 1966 SPECIFICATION FOR LEAD-BASED PRIMING PAINTS
    BS 4254(1983) : 1983 SPECIFICATION FOR TWO-PART POLYSULPHIDE-BASED SEALANTS
    BS CP153-4(1972) : LATEST WINDOWS AND ROOFLIGHTS - FIRE HAZARDS ASSOCIATED WITH GLAZING IN BUILDINGS
    BS 6180(1999) : 1999 BARRIERS IN AND ABOUT BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS CP3:CH4(1948) : LATEST CODE OF BASIC DATA FOE THE DESIGN OF BUILDINGS - PRECAUTIONS AGAINST FIRE (HOUSES AND FLATS OF NOT MORE THAN TWO STOREYS)
    BS 952-1(1995) : 1995 GLASS FOR GLAZING - CLASSIFICATION
    BS 476-8(1972) : 1972 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - TEST METHODS AND CRITERIA FOR THE FIRE RESISTANCE OF ELEMENTS OF BUILDING CONSTRUCTION
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