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  • BS EN 13565-1 : 2003

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    FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - FOAM SYSTEMS - PART 1: REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS FOR COMPONENTS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  21-06-2019

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2003

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 General construction requirements
       4.1 Connections
       4.2 Parts intended for removal during routine field
            maintenance
       4.3 Hydrostatic strength
       4.4 Castings
       4.5 Corrosion resistance of metal parts
       4.6 Elastomeric joint rings
       4.7 Plastics and reinforced resin materials
       4.8 Heat and fire resistance
    5 Discharge coefficients and characteristics of branchpipes,
       sprayers and low and high back-pressure foam generators
       5.1 Single orifice components
       5.2 Multiple orifice components
    6 Quality of foam from aspirating components
       6.1 Low and medium expansion components
       6.2 High expansion components
    7 Accuracy of proportioning components
    8 Components for low expansion foam systems
       8.1 Foam branchpipes (hand and monitor)
       8.2 Foam sprayers
       8.3 Foam pourers and foam chambers
       8.4 Vapour seals
       8.5 Low back-pressure and high back-pressure foam generators
       8.6 Semi-subsurface hose units
    9 Components for medium and high expansion foam systems
       9.1 Nozzles and sprayers
       9.2 High expansion foam generators
    10 Tanks and pressure vessels for foam concentrates or solutions
       10.1 General
       10.2 Tanks at atmospheric pressure
       10.3 Pressure vessels
    11 Marking
    12 Evaluation of conformity
       12.1 General
       12.2 Initial type testing
       12.3 Factory production control (FPC)
    Annex A (normative) - Hydrostatic test
    Annex B (normative) - Ageing test for plastics and reinforced
            resin materials
            B.1 General
            B.2 Tensile strength and elongation test
            B.3 Impact test
    Annex C (normative) - Liquid exposure test
    Annex D (normative) - Heat and fire resistance test for foam
            generators
    Annex E (normative) - Flow tests
            E.1 General
            E.2 Discharge coefficient
            E.3 Discharge characteristic
    Annex F (normative) - Quality of foam from aspirating components
            F.1 General
            F.2 Low expansion foams
            F.3 Medium expansion foams
            F.4 High expansion foams
    Annex G (normative) - High expansion foam generator test
    Annex H (normative) - Range tests for branchpipes (hand and monitor)
    Annex I (normative) - Area coverage test for foam sprayers and
            nozzles
    Annex J (normative) - Maximum flow and back pressure
            J.1 General
            J.2 Maximum flow
            J.3 Back pressure
    Annex K (normative) - Insertion and deployment of semi-subsurface
            hose

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    Describes requirements for materials, construction, and performance of components intended for use in fixed foam fire fighting systems, and using foam concentrates conforming to EN 1568-1 to EN 1568-4.

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    Committee FSH/18/7
    Development Note 2003 Edition Re-Issued in September 2008 & incorporates AMD 1 2007. (10/2008)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded

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

    11/30189447 DC : 0 BS 6266 - FIRE PROTECTION FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT INSTALLATIONS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    12/30258579 DC : 0 BS 5908-1 - FIRE AND EXPLOSION PRECAUTIONS AT PREMISES HANDLING FLAMMABLE GASES, LIQUIDS AND DUSTS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PRECAUTIONS AGAINST FIRE AND EXPLOSION IN CHEMICAL PLANTS, CHEMICAL STORAGE AND SIMILAR PREMISES
    12/30258581 DC : 0 BS 5908-2 - FIRE AND EXPLOSION PRECAUTIONS AT PREMISES HANDLING FLAMMABLE GASES, LIQUIDS AND DUSTS - PART 2: GUIDE TO APPLICABLE STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS
    BS 5908-1(2012) : 2012 FIRE AND EXPLOSION PRECAUTIONS AT PREMISES HANDLING FLAMMABLE GASES, LIQUIDS AND DUSTS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PRECAUTIONS AGAINST FIRE AND EXPLOSION IN CHEMICAL PLANTS, CHEMICAL STORAGE AND SIMILAR PREMISES
    BS 5908-2(2012) : 2012 FIRE AND EXPLOSION PRECAUTIONS AT PREMISES HANDLING FLAMMABLE GASES, LIQUIDS AND DUSTS - PART 2: GUIDE TO APPLICABLE STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS
    BS 8519:2010 SELECTION AND INSTALLATION OF FIRE-RESISTANT POWER AND CONTROL CABLE SYSTEMS FOR LIFE SAFETY AND FIRE-FIGHTING APPLICATIONS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    09/30182748 DC : 0 BS 5306-0 - FIRE PROTECTION INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 0: GUIDE FOR THE SELECTION OF INSTALLED SYSTEMS AND OTHER FIRE EQUIPMENT
    BS 5306-0(2011) : 2011 FIRE PROTECTION INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 0: GUIDE FOR SELECTION OF INSTALLED SYSTEMS AND OTHER FIRE EQUIPMENT
    09/30189450 DC : 0 BS 8519 - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE SELECTION AND INSTALLATION OF FIRE-RESISTANT CABLES AND SYSTEMS FOR LIFE SAFETY AND FIRE-FIGHTING APPLICATIONS
    BS 5306-0:2011 FIRE PROTECTION INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 0: GUIDE FOR SELECTION OF INSTALLED SYSTEMS AND OTHER FIRE EQUIPMENT

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    ISO 272:1982 Fasteners Hexagon products Widths across flats
    EN 12416-1:2001+A2:2007 FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - POWDER SYSTEMS - PART 1: REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS FOR COMPONENTS
    ISO 1179-1:2013 Connections for general use and fluid power Ports and stud ends with ISO 228-1 threads with elastomeric or metal-to-metal sealing Part 1: Threaded ports
    ISO 885:2000 General purpose bolts and screws Metric series Radii under the head
    EN 20225 : 1991 FASTENERS - BOLTS, SCREWS, STUDS AND NUTS - SYMBOLS AND DESIGNATIONS OF DIMENSIONS
    ISO 7005-2:1988 Metallic flanges Part 2: Cast iron flanges
    EN ISO 180:2000/A2:2013 PLASTICS - DETERMINATION OF IZOD IMPACT STRENGTH (ISO 180:2000/AMD 2:2013)
    ISO 4759-1:2000 Tolerances for fasteners — Part 1: Bolts, screws, studs and nuts — Product grades A, B and C
    89/106/EEC : 1988 COUNCIL DIRECTIVE OF 21 DECEMBER 1988 ON THE APPROXIMATION OF LAWS, REGULATIONS AND ADMINISTRATIVE PROVISIONS OF THE MEMBER STATES RELATING TO CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTS
    ISO 6447:1983 Rubber seals Joint rings used for gas supply pipes and fittings Specification for material
    EN 671-1:2012 Fixed firefighting systems - Hose systems - Part 1: Hose reels with semi-rigid hose
    EN ISO 527-1:2012 PLASTICS - DETERMINATION OF TENSILE PROPERTIES - PART 1: GENERAL PRINCIPLES (ISO 527-1:2012)
    ISO 225:2010 Fasteners Bolts, screws, studs and nuts Symbols and descriptions of dimensions
    EN ISO 179-1:2010 PLASTICS - DETERMINATION OF CHARPY IMPACT PROPERTIES - PART 1: NON-INSTRUMENTED IMPACT TEST
    EN ISO 228-1 : 2003 PIPE THREADS WHERE PRESSURE-TIGHT JOINTS ARE NOT MADE ON THE THREADS - PART 1: DIMENSIONS, TOLERANCES AND DESIGNATION
    ISO 6448:1985 Rubber seals Joint rings used for petroleum product supply pipes and fittings Specification for material
    ISO 7-1:1994 Pipe threads where pressure-tight joints are made on the threads Part 1: Dimensions, tolerances and designation
    ISO 180:2000 Plastics Determination of Izod impact strength
    EN ISO 4759-1 : 2000 TOLERANCES FOR FASTENERS - PART 1: BOLTS, SCREWS, STUDS AND NUTS - PRODUCT GRADES A, B AND C
    EN ISO 9001:2015 QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS - REQUIREMENTS (ISO 9001:2015)
    ISO 175:2010 Plastics Methods of test for the determination of the effects of immersion in liquid chemicals
    ISO 888:2012 Fasteners Bolts, screws and studs Nominal lengths and thread lengths
    ISO 9001:2015 Quality management systems - Requirements
    ISO 179-1:2010 Plastics Determination of Charpy impact properties Part 1: Non-instrumented impact test
    EN ISO 898-1:2013 MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF FASTENERS MADE OF CARBON STEEL AND ALLOY STEEL - PART 1: BOLTS, SCREWS AND STUDS WITH SPECIFIED PROPERTY CLASSES - COARSE THREAD AND FINE PITCH THREAD (ISO 898-1:2013)
    ISO 9227:2017 Corrosion tests in artificial atmospheres Salt spray tests
    ISO 7005-1:2011 Pipe flanges Part 1: Steel flanges for industrial and general service piping systems
    EN 12259-1:1999 + A1:2001/A3:2006 FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - COMPONENTS FOR SPRINKLER AND WATER SPRAY SYSTEMS - PART 1: SPRINKLERS
    ISO 4633:2015 Rubber seals Joint rings for water supply, drainage and sewerage pipelines Specification for materials
    ISO 228-1:2000 Pipe threads where pressure-tight joints are not made on the threads Part 1: Dimensions, tolerances and designation
    EN 12542:2010 LPG EQUIPMENT AND ACCESSORIES - STATIC WELDED STEEL CYLINDRICAL TANKS, SERIALLY PRODUCED FOR THE STORAGE OF LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS (LPG) HAVING A VOLUME NOT GREATER THAN 13 M[3] - DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE
    EN ISO 175:2010 PLASTICS - METHODS OF TEST FOR THE DETERMINATION OF THE EFFECTS OF IMMERSION IN LIQUID CHEMICALS
    ISO 527-1:2012 Plastics Determination of tensile properties Part 1: General principles
    ISO 898-1:2013 Mechanical properties of fasteners made of carbon steel and alloy steel Part 1: Bolts, screws and studs with specified property classes Coarse thread and fine pitch thread
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