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  • BS 6798(2000) : 2000

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    SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION OF GAS-FIRED BOILERS OF RATED INPUT NOT EXCEEDING 70 KW NET

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  31-01-2009

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2000

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Committees responsible
    Foreword
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Selection of equipment and pre-installation
      4.1 Exchange of information and planning
      4.2 Selection of boiler
      4.3 Materials and components
      4.4 Location
      4.5 Boiler rating
    5 Installation
      5.1 Air supply for combustion and ventilation
      5.2 Flue system
      5.3 Installation and location
      5.4 Protection
      5.5 Gas supplies and pipework
      5.6 Electricity supplies and wiring
      5.7 Water supplies and pipework
    6 Post-installation
      6.1 Inspection
      6.2 Commissioning
      6.3 Advice to user
    Annex A (informative) CORGI registration and competency
    Bibliography

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    Describes requirements for the selection, installation, inspection and commissioning of gas-fired boilers for central heating and other purposes, which have a total rated heat input not exceeding 70 kW, based on net calorific value. Includes cookers with integral boilers used to provide central heating.

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    Committee GSE/30
    Development Note Supersedes BS 6798(1987). (07/2000) Supersedes 98/706151 DC. (05/2005) Supersedes 05/30086643 DC. (09/2007)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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

    BS 6172(2004) : 2004 INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE OF DOMESTIC GAS COOKING APPLIANCES (2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES) - SPECIFICATION
    BS EN 15287-2 : 2008 CHIMNEYS - DESIGN, INSTALLATION AND COMMISSIONING OF CHIMNEYS - PART 2: CHIMNEYS FOR ROOMSEALED APPLIANCES
    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 9999(2008) : 2008 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF BUILDINGS
    BS 7967-1(2005) : 2005 CARBON MONOXIDE IN DWELLINGS AND THE COMBUSTION PERFORMANCE OF GAS-FIRED APPLIANCES - PART 1: GUIDE FOR IDENTIFYING AND MANAGING SOURCES OF FUMES, SMELLS, SPILLAGE/LEAKAGE OF COMBUSTION PRODUCTS AND CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTOR ACTIVATION
    BS 5440-1(2000) : 2000 INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE OF FLUES AND VENTILATION FOR GAS APPLIANCES OF RATED INPUT NOT EXCEEDING 70 KW NET (1ST, 2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES) - PART 1: SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE OF FLUES
    BS 5440-1(2008) : 2008 FLUEING AND VENTILATION FOR GAS APPLIANCES OF RATED INPUT NOT EXCEEDING 70 KW NET (1ST, 2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES) - PART 1: SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION OF GAS APPLIANCES TO CHIMNEYS AND FOR MAINTENANCE OF CHIMNEYS
    BS 5546(2000) : 2000 SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION OF HOT WATER SUPPLIES FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES, USING GAS-FIRED APPLIANCES OF RATED INPUT NOT EXCEEDING 70 KW
    BS 7967-3(2005) : 2005 CARBON MONOXIDE IN DWELLINGS AND THE COMBUSTION PERFORMANCE OF GAS-FIRED APPLIANCES - PART 3: GUIDE FOR RESPONDING TO MEASUREMENTS OBTAINED FROM ELECTRONIC PORTABLE COMBUSTION GAS ANALYSERS
    BS 5588-1(1990) : 1990 FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF BUILDINGS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS
    BS 7967-2(2005) : 2005 CARBON MONOXIDE IN DWELLINGS AND THE COMBUSTION PERFORMANCE OF GAS-FIRED APPLIANCES - PART 2: GUIDE FOR USING ELECTRONIC PORTABLE COMBUSTION GAS ANALYSERS IN THE MEASUREMENT OF CARBON MONOXIDE AND THE DETERMINATION OF COMBUSTION PERFORMANCE
    07/30150793 DC : 0 BS 5440-1 - FUELING AND VENTILATION FOR GAS APPLIANCES OF RATED INPUT NOT EXCEEDING 70 KW NET (1ST, 2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES) - PART 1: SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION OF GAS APPLIANCES TO CHIMNEYS AND FOR MAINTENANCE OF CHIMNEYS
    BS 5482-1(2005) : 2005 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DOMESTIC BUTANE- AND PROPANE-GAS-BURNING INSTALLATIONS - PART 1: INSTALLATIONS AT PERMANENT DWELLINGS, RESIDENTIAL PARK HOMES AND COMMERCIAL PREMISES, WITH INSTALLATION PIPEWORK SIZES NOT EXCEEDING DN 25 FOR STEEL AND DN 28 FOR CORRUGATED STAINLESS STEEL OR COPPER
    BS DD9999(2005) : 2005 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF BUILDINGS
    BS 5449(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR FORCED CIRCULATION HOT WATER CENTRAL HEATING SYSTEMS FOR DOMESTIC PREMISES
    BS 5588-10(1991) : 1991 FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF BUILDINGS - PART 10: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SHOPPING COMPLEXES
    BS 5258-15(1990) : 1990 SAFETY OF DOMESTIC GAS APPLIANCES - SPECIFICATION FOR COMBINATION BOILERS
    BS 6172:2004 INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE OF DOMESTIC GAS COOKING APPLIANCES (2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES) - SPECIFICATION
    BS 9999:2008 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF BUILDINGS
    EN 15287-2 : 2008 CHIMNEYS - DESIGN, INSTALLATION AND COMMISSIONING OF CHIMNEYS - PART 2: CHIMNEYS FOR ROOMSEALED APPLIANCES

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    BS 5482-1(1994) : 1994 DOMESTIC BUTANE AND PROPANE GAS BURNING INSTALLATIONS - SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATIONS IN PERMANENT BUILDINGS
    BS 7593:1992 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR TREATMENT OF WATER IN DOMESTIC HOT WATER CENTRAL HEATING SYSTEMS
    BS 1179-6(1980) : 1980 GLOSSARY OF TERMS USED IN THE GAS INDUSTRY - COMBUSTION AND UTILIZATION INCLUDING INSTALLATION AT CONSUMERS' PREMISES
    BS 5258-8(1980) : 1980 SAFETY OF DOMESTIC GAS APPLIANCES - COMBINED APPLIANCES GAS FIRE BACK BOILER
    BS DD221(1997) : 1997 GENERAL GUIDANCE TO THE MARKING OF GAS APPLIANCES
    BS 5970(1992) : 1992 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THERMAL INSULATION OF PIPEWORK AND EQUIPMENT (IN THE TEMPERATURE RANGE - 100 DEGREE C TO +870 DEGREE C)
    BS 6644(1991) : 1991 SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION OF GAS-FIRED HOT WATER BOILERS OF RATED INPUTS BETWEEN 60 kW AND 2 MW (2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES)
    BS 7671:1992 REQUIREMENTS FOR ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS
    BS 6400(1997) : 1997 SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION OF DOMESTIC SIZED GAS METERS (2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES)
    BS 5258-1(1986) : 1986 SAFETY OF DOMESTIC GAS APPLIANCES - SPECIFICATION FOR CENTRAL HEATING BOILERS AND CIRCULATORS
    BS 5871-1(1991) : 1991 SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION OF GAS FIRES, CONVECTOR HEATERS, FIRE/BACK BOILERS AND DECORATIVE FUEL EFFECT GAS APPLIANCES - GAS FIRES, CONVECTOR HEATERS AND FIRE/BACK BOILERS (1ST, 2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES)
    BS 6891(1998) : 1998 SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION OF LOW PRESSURE GAS PIPEWORK OF UP TO 28 MM (R1) IN DOMESTIC PREMISES (2ND FAMILY GAS)
    BS 5482-2(1977) : 1977 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DOMESTIC BUTANE AND PROPANE GAS BURNING INSTALLATION - INSTALLATIONS IN CARAVANS AND NON PERMANENT DWELLINGS
    BS 3198(1981) : 1981 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER HOT WATER STORAGE COMBINATION UNITS FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES
    BS 6700(1997) : 1997 SPECIFICATION FOR DESIGN, INSTALLATION, TESTING AND MAINTENANCE OF SERVICES SUPPLYING WATER FOR DOMESTIC USE WITHIN BUILDINGS AND THEIR CARTILAGES
    BS 5482-3(1999) : 1999 DOMESTIC BUTANE- AND PROPANE-GAS-BURNING INSTALLATIONS - INSTALLATIONS IN BOATS, YACHTS AND OTHER VESSELS
    BS 6759-1(1984) : 1984 SAFETY VALVES - SPECIFICATION FOR SAFETY VALVES FOR STEAM AND HOT WATER
    BS 5449(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR FORCED CIRCULATION HOT WATER CENTRAL HEATING SYSTEMS FOR DOMESTIC PREMISES
    BS 5546(2000) : 2000 SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION OF HOT WATER SUPPLIES FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES, USING GAS-FIRED APPLIANCES OF RATED INPUT NOT EXCEEDING 70 KW
    BS 5440-1(1990) : 1990
    BS 6283-1(1991) : 1991 SAFETY AND CONTROL DEVICES FOR USE IN HOT WATER SYSTEMS - SPECIFICATION FOR EXPANSION VALVES FOR PRESSURES UP TO AND INCLUDING 10 BAR
    BS 4814(1990) : 1990 SPECIFICATION FOR EXPANSION VESSELS USING AN INTERNAL DIAPHRAGM, FOR SEALED HOT WATER HEATING SYSTEMS
    BS 5422(1990) : 1990 METHOD FOR SPECIFYING THERMAL INSULATING MATERIALS ON PIPES, DUCTWORK AND EQUIPMENT (IN THE TEMPERATURE RANGE -40 deg C TO +700 deg C)
    BS 5440-2(1989) : 1989 INSTALLATION OF FLUES AND VENTILATION FOR GAS APPLIANCES OF RATED INPUT NOT EXCEEDING 60kW (1ST, 2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES) - SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION OF VENTILATION FOR GAS APPLIANCES
    BS 1179(1967) : 1967 GLOSSARY OF TERMS USED IN THE GAS INDUSTRY
    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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