• AS 3494-1997

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    Bidettes and bidets

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Superseded date:  12-20-2019

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1997

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    1 - AS 3494-1997 BIDETTES AND BIDETS
    4 - PREFACE
    5 - CONTENTS
    6 - SECTION 1 SCOPE AND GENERAL
    6 - 1.1 SCOPE
    6 - 1.2 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
    6 - 1.3 DEFINITIONS
    6 - 1.3.1 Component
    6 - 1.4 DESIGN
    6 - 1.4.1 Bidette air gap
    6 - 1.4.2 Fixing and support
    6 - 1.4.3 Drainage
    7 - 1.4.4 Support
    7 - 1.4.5 Waste outlet
    7 - 1.4.6 Tap and water supply outlet holes
    7 - 1.4.7 Safety load test
    7 - 1.5 MARKING
    8 - SECTION 2 MATERIALS
    8 - 2.1 GENERAL
    8 - 2.2 VITREOUS CHINA
    8 - 2.2.1 General
    8 - 2.2.2 Glazed surfaces
    8 - 2.3 STAINLESS STEEL
    8 - 2.3.1 General
    8 - 2.3.2 Thickness
    8 - 2.3.3 Surface finish (internal and external)
    8 - 2.3.4 Construction
    9 - APPENDIX A - LOAD SAFETY TEST
    9 - A1 SCOPE
    9 - A2 PRINCIPLE
    9 - A3 APPARATUS
    9 - A4 PROCEDURE
    9 - A5 TEST REPORT

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    Specifies requirements for bidets intended for use with douche spray below the rim of the bowl, and to bidettes that can be fitted with over-the-rim taps.

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    This Standard specifies the requirements for bidets intended for use with douche spray below the rim of the bowl, and to bidettes that can be fitted with over-the-rim taps. Bidets are not suitable for direct connection to the potable water supply. Bidettes with the prescribed minimum air gap measured after tapware has been fitted may be directly connected to the potable water supply.Tapware and the relevant componentry is not covered in this Standard.

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    Committee WS-003
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes
    Under Revision

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    First published as AS 3494-1997.

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

    AS 2887-1993 Plastic waste fittings
    AS 1976-1992 Vitreous china used in sanitary appliances
    AS 1589-1994 Copper and copper alloy waste fittings
    AS/NZS 3500.0:1995 National Plumbing and Drainage Code - Glossary of terms
    AS 1449-1994 Wrought alloy steels - Stainless and heat-resisting steel plate, sheet and strip

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

    AS 5200.000-2006 Technical specification for plumbing and drainage products Procedures for certification of plumbing and drainage products (Reconfirmed 2018)
    MP 52-2005 Manual of authorization procedures for plumbing and drainage products
    AS 5200.000-2005 Technical specification for plumbing and drainage products Procedures for certification of plumbing and drainage products
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