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    METHOD OF TEST FOR IGNITABILITY OF FABRICS USED IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF LARGE TENTED STRUCTURES

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1989

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Committees responsible
    Method
    1 Scope
    2 Definitions
    3 Health and safety of operators
    4 Apparatus
    5 Conditioning and testing
    6 Test specimens
    7 Test procedure
    8 Test report
    Appendix
    A Recommendations to specifiers
    Figures
    1 Frame dimensions (nominal)
    2 Test specimen (minitent) dimensions (nominal)

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    Gives a method of test for the ignitability of fabrics used in the construction of large tented structures such as marquees, and any structure utilizing large areas of a flexible membrane other than air supported structures. Covers definitions, health and safety of operators, apparatus, conditioning and testing, test specimens, test procedure and test report.

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    Committee TCI/63
    Development Note Supersedes 87/44417 DC (09/2005) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, October 2008. (09/2008)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current

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    PD 2777:1994 FABRIC FLAMMABILITY AND BURNING ACCIDENTS

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

    BS 5852-2(1982) : 1982 FIRE TESTS FOR FURNITURE - PART 2: METHODS OF TEST FOR THE IGNITABILITY OF UPHOLSTERED COMPOSITES FOR SEATING BY FLAMING SOURCES
    BS 6373(1985) : 1985 GLOSSARY OF TERMS RELATING TO BURNING BEHAVIOUR OF TEXTILES AND TEXTILE PRODUCTS
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