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    SERVICES FOR LEISURE ACCOMMODATION VEHICLES AND TRANSPORTABLE ACCOMMODATION UNITS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE INSTALLATION OF SOLID FUEL FIRED HEATING IN PARK HOMES AND TRANSPORTABLE ACCOMMODATION UNITS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1991

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Committees responsible
    Foreword
    Code of practice
    1. Scope
    2. Definitions
    3. Ventilation
    4. Appliance output
    5. Materials and components
    5.1 General
    5.2 Chimneys and appliance connections
    5.3 Fuel storage
    6. Installation
    6.1 Siting of appliances
    6.2 Appliances
    6.3 Pipework
    6.4 Air for combustion
    6.5 Draught stabilizers
    6.6 Ventilation of appliance enclosures
    6.7 Protection of combustible material
    6.8 Hearth
    6.9 Chimney
    6.10 Chimney terminal
    6.11 Protective casing
    6.12 Dampers
    6.13 Accessibility of chimney assembly
    7. Warning plate
    7.1 Fitting
    7.2 Wording
    7.3 Size of lettering
    8. Users' handbook
    8.1 Information on operation, maintenance and safety
    8.2 Maintenance and general instructions for the
         owner
    8.3 Operating instructions for the occupant
    8.4 Safety precautions for the occupant
    Appendices
    A. Test for determination of temperature of adjacent
         combustible material
    B. Calculation of hot face temperature and additional
         insulation thickness
    Table
    1. Temperature readings of sensors in deg C
    Figures
    1. Diagrammatic representation of weathering at
         penetration of roof by combined chimney unit
    2. Diagrammatic plan of appliance enclosure and hearth
    3. Digrammatic representation of weathering at
         penetration of pitched roof and flat roof by
         factory-made insulated chimney
    4. Diagrammatic section through appliance enclosure
         and hearth
    5. Heat flow

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    Recommends installation of closed heating appliances having an output of up to 45 kW, burning solid smokeless mineral fuel and fitted with factory-made insulated chimneys or combined chimney units. Covers room heaters, with or without boiler, cookers with integral boilers and independent boilers that provide heating or hot water. Includes definitions, ventilation, appliance output, materials and components, siting of appliances, pipework, air for combustion, draught stabilizers, ventilation of appliance enclosures, protective casing, dampers, accessibility of chimney assembly, warning plate, users' handbook, information on operation, maintenance and safety and safety precautions for the occupant.

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    Committee B/511
    Development Note Supersedes 86/12565 DC and BS 5601-2(1978) (09/2005) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, November 2008. (11/2008)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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

    15/30253829 DC : 0 BS 3632 - RESIDENTIAL PARK HOMES - SPECIFICATION
    BS 6767-2(1998) : 1998 TRANSPORTABLE ACCOMMODATION UNITS - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF SERVICES AND FITTINGS WITH GUIDANCE ON TRANSPORTATION, SITTING AND ASPECTS RELATING TO HABITATION
    BS 3632:2005 RESIDENTIAL PARK HOMES - SPECIFICATION
    BS 3632:1995 SPECIFICATION FOR RESIDENTIAL PARK HOMES

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

    BS 476-4(1970) : 1970 FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES - PART 4: NON-COMBUSTIBILITY TEST FOR MATERIALS
    BS 3377:1985 SPECIFICATION FOR BOILERS FOR USE WITH DOMESTIC SOLID MINERAL FUEL APPLIANCES
    BS 4433-2:1969 SPECIFICATION FOR SOLID SMOKELESS FUEL BOILERS WITH RATED OUTPUTS UP TO 45 KW - GRAVITY FEED BOILERS DESIGNED TO BURN SMALL ANTHRACITE
    BS 6492-2(1985) : 1985 TRANSPORTABLE ACCOMMODATION UNITS - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TRANSPORTATION AND SITING WITH GUIDANCE ON OCCUPANCY
    BS 4989(1984) : 1984 SPECIFICATION FOR HOLIDAY CARAVANS
    BS 6100-3.1(1986) : 1986 GLOSSARY OF BUILDING AND CIVIL ENGINEERING TERMS - SERVICES - ENERGY SOURCES AND DISTRIBUTION
    BS 5601-1(1978) : 1978 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR VENTILATION AND HEATING OF CARAVANS - VENTILATION
    BS 6539(1984) : 1984 SPECIFICATION FOR FIREGUARDS FOR USE WITH SOLID FUEL APPLIANCES
    BS 41(1973) : 1973 SPECIFICATION FOR CAST IRON SPIGOT AND SOCKET FLUE OR SMOKE PIPES AND FITTINGS
    BS 6700(1987) : 1987 SPECIFICATION FOR DESIGN INSTALLATION TESTING AND MAINTENANCE OF SERVICES SUPPLYING WATER FOR DOMESTIC USE WITHIN BUILDINGS AND THEIR CURTILAGES
    BS 1723(1963) : PD 6264
    BS 6461-2(1984) : 1984 INSTALLATION OF CHIMNEYS AND FLUES FOR DOMESTIC APPLIANCES BURNING SOLID FUEL (INCLUDING WOOD AND PEAT) - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FACTORY MADE INSULATED CHIMNEYS FOR INTERNAL APPLICATIONS
    BS 8303(1986) : 1986 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR INSTALLATION OF DOMESTIC HEATING AND COOKING APPLIANCES BURNING SOLID MINERAL FUELS
    BS 1252:1981 SPECIFICATION FOR DOMESTIC SOLID-FUEL FREE-STANDING COOKERS WITH INTEGRAL BOILERS
    BS 4626(1970) : 1970 SPECIFICATION FOR TOURING TRAILER CARAVANS
    BS 1846-1(1968) : LATEST GLOSSARY OF TERMS RELATING TO SOLID FUEL BURNING EQUIPMENT - DOMESTIC APPLIANCES
    BS 6492-1(1984) : 1984 TRANSPORTABLE ACCOMMODATION UNITS - RECOMMENDATIONS FOR DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION
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