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  • BS 6778(1986) : 1986

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    SPECIFICATION FOR FIREGUARDS FOR USE WITH PORTABLE, FREE STANDING OR WALL MOUNTED HEATING APPLIANCES

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  08-07-2002

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1986

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Committees responsible
    Specification
    1. Scope
    2. Definitions
    3. Design and dimensions
    4. Performance requirements
    5. Marking, labelling and instructions
    Appendices
    A. Test for soluble metals in paint, etc.
    B. Front surface strength test
    C. Rigidity test
    Figures
    1. Features of a typical movable fireguard for a
        portable heating appliance
    2. Features of a typical fixed fireguard for a free-
        standing or wall-mounted heating appliance
    3. Arrangement for front surface strength test
    4. Reference points for loading and measurements
    5. Arrangement for rigidity testing

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    Gives requirements for fireguards with heating appliance which are portable, free-standing, or wall-mounted, including room heaters and stoves. Not intended to reduce the risk of fires caused by flying particles, although the guards may give some protection from large particles. Covers definitions, design and dimensions, performance requirements, marking, labelling and instructions, test for soluble metals in paint, front surface strength test and rigidity test.

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    Committee CCM/24
    Development Note Approved under the UK Consumer Protection Act 1987
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

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

    PD 6516:1987 Guide to guarding fires and heating appliances
    BS 3632:1995 SPECIFICATION FOR RESIDENTIAL PARK HOMES

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

    BS 3900-G7(1976) : 1976 METHODS OF TEST FOR PAINTS - ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS ON PAINT FILMS (INCLUDING TESTS FOR RESISTANCE TO CORROSION AND CHEMICALS) - DETERMINATION OF THE EFFECT OF HEAT
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