• BS 336(1989) : 1989

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    SPECIFICATION FOR FIRE HOSE COUPLINGS AND ANCILLARY EQUIPMENT

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  04-30-2010

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1989

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Committees responsible
    Specification
    Section one: General
    1 Scope
    2 Definitions
    3 Materials
    4 Manufacture
    5 Pressure retention
    6 Marking
    Section two: Specific requirements
    7 Delivery hose couplings
    8 Delivery hose connectors
    9 Dividing and collecting breechings
    10 Standard branchpipes
    11 Integral and controllable branchpipes
    12 Nozzle spanners
    13 Blank caps, plugs, and chain
    14 Standpipes
    15 Hydrant key and bar
    16 Suction hose couplings
    17 Suction collecting heads
    18 Suction strainers
    19 Suction hose coupling wrench
    20 Foam inlet adaptors
    Appendices
     A - Tests on instantaneous delivery hose couplings
         and branchpipes in plastics materials
     B - Hydrostatic test for pressure retention
     C - Spanner test
     D - Strength test for standpipes
     E - Strength test for hydrant keys
     F - Reverse flow test for collecting heads
     G - Strength test for suction hose coupling wrench
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    Describes requirements for couplings, connectors and other components for use with delivery and suction hose for firefighting purposes. Applies to other items of equipment associated with firefighting hose.

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    Committee FSM/6
    Development Note Supersedes DEFSTAN 42-27/1(1979) (08/2003) Supersedes 87/39013 DC and BS 336(1980) (07/2005)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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

    BS PD6686(2006) : 2006 GUIDANCE ON DIRECTIVES, REGULATIONS AND STANDARDS RELATED TO PREVENTION OF FIRE AND EXPLOSION IN THE PROCESS INDUSTRIES
    08/30163116 DC : DRAFT JUNE 2008 BS 6391 - SPECIFICATION FOR NON-PERCOLATING LAYFLAT DELIVERY HOSES AND HOSE ASSEMBLIES FOR FIRE FIGHTING PURPOSES
    BS 3165(2009) : 2009 RUBBER SUCTION HOSE AND HOSE ASSEMBLIES WITH SEMI-EMBEDDED WIRE HELIX FOR FIRE-FIGHTING PURPOSES - REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
    04/30111467 DC : DRAFT MAY 2004 BS 5163-2 - VALVES FOR WATERWORKS PURPOSES - PART 2: STEM CAPS FOR USE ON ISOLATING VALVES AND ASSOCIATED WATER CONTROL APPARATUS - SPECIFICATION
    PD ISO/TR 17784:2003 Rubber and plastic hoses and hose assemblies. Guide for use by purchasers, assemblers, installers and operating personnel
    11/30243193 DC : 0 BS 750 - SPECIFICATION FOR UNDERGROUND FIRE HYDRANTS AND SURFACE BOX FRAMES AND COVERS
    BS 3165(1986) : 1986 SPECIFICATION FOR RUBBER AND PLASTICS SUCTION HOSES AND HOSE ASSEMBLIES FOR FIRE-FIGHTING PURPOSES
    BS 5163-2(2004) : 2004 VALVES FOR WATERWORKS PURPOSES - PART 2: STEM CAPS FOR USE ON ISOLATING VALVES AND ASSOCIATED WATER CONTROL APPARATUS - SPECIFICATION
    BS 5306-1(2006) : 2006 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 1: HOSE REELS AND FOAM INLETS
    BS 5041-2(1987) : 1987 FIRE HYDRANT SYSTEMS EQUIPMENT - SPECIFICATION FOR LANDING VALVES FOR DRY RISERS
    BS 5041-3(1975) : 1975 FIRE HYDRANT SYSTEMS EQUIPMENT - SPECIFICATION FOR INLET BREECHINGS FOR DRY RISER INLETS
    BS 5163-1(2004) : 2004 VALVES FOR WATERWORKS PURPOSES - PART 1: PREDOMINANTLY KEY-OPERATED CAST IRON GATE VALVES - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 5041-1(1987) : 1987 FIRE HYDRANT SYSTEMS EQUIPMENT - SPECIFICATION FOR LANDING VALVES FOR WET RISERS
    BS 5306-1(1976) : 1976 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - HYDRANT SYSTEMS HOSE REELS AND FOAM INLETS
    BS 1782(1951) : 1951 SPECIFICATION FOR COUPLINGS FOR SUCTION AND DELIVERY HOSE (1 1/2 IN TO 8 IN NOMINAL SIZES) OTHER THAN FIRE HOSE COUPLINGS
    BS 750(2006) : 2006 SPECIFICATION FOR UNDERGROUND FIRE HYDRANTS AND SURFACE BOX FRAMES AND COVERS
    04/30082123 DC : DRAFT MAY 2004 BS 5163-1 - VALVES FOR WATERWORKS PURPOSES - PART 1: PREDOMINANTLY KEY-OPERATED CAST IRON GATE VALVES - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 750(1984) : 1984 SPECIFICATION FOR UNDERGROUND FIRE HYDRANTS AND SURFACE BOX FRAMES AND COVERS
    ISO/TR 17784:2003 Rubber and plastics hoses and hose assemblies Guide for use by purchasers, assemblers, installers and operating personnel
    DEFSTAN 42-38/2(1997) : 1997 CARTS, FIRE, HOSE LAYER (FIRE CARTS, HOSE LAYER)

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    BS 2874(1986) : 1986 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER AND COPPER ALLOY RODS AND SECTIONS (OTHER THAN FORGING STOCK)
    BS 6391(2009) : 2009 SPECIFICATION FOR NON-PERCOLATING LAYFLAT DELIVERY HOSES AND HOSE ASSEMBLIES FOR FIRE FIGHTING PURPOSES
    BS 2872(1989) : 1989 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER AND COPPER ALLOY FORGING STOCK AND FORGINGS
    BS 970-1(1996) : 1996 SPECIFICATION FOR WROUGHT STEELS FOR MECHANICAL AND ALLIED ENGINEERING PURPOSES - GENERAL INSPECTION AND TESTING PROCEDURES AND SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS FOR CARBON, CARBON MANGANESE, ALLOY AND STAINLESS STEELS
    BS 4168(1967) : LATEST
    BS MA18(1973) : 1973 SPECIFICATION FOR SALT WATER PIPING SYSTEMS IN SHIPS
    BS 6017(1981) : 1981 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER REFINERY SHAPES
    BS 1615(1987) : 1987 METHOD FOR SPECIFYING ANODIC OXIDATION COATINGS ON ALUMINIUM AND ITS ALLOYS
    BS 2871-1(1971) : 1971 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS - TUBES - PART 1: COPPER TUBES FOR WATER, GAS AND SANITATION
    BS 3165(2009) : 2009 RUBBER SUCTION HOSE AND HOSE ASSEMBLIES WITH SEMI-EMBEDDED WIRE HELIX FOR FIRE-FIGHTING PURPOSES - REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
    BS 3734(1978) : 1978 SPECIFICATION FOR DIMENSIONAL TOLERANCES OF SOLID MOULDED AND EXTRUDED RUBBER PRODUCTS
    BS 1400(1985) : 1985 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER ALLOY INGOTS AND COPPER ALLOY HIGH CONDUCTIVITY COPPER CASTINGS
    BS 1134:1961 ASSESSMENT OF SURFACE TEXTURE
    BS 970-4(1970) : 1970 SPECIFICATION FOR WROUGHT STEELS IN THE FORM OF BLOOMS, BILLETS, BARS AND FORGINGS - PART 4: VALVE STEELS
    BS 1470(1987) : 1987 SPECIFICATION FOR WROUGHT ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES: PLATE, SHEET AND STRIP
    BS 2752(2003) : 2003 CHLOROPRENE RUBBER COMPOUNDS - SPECIFICATION
    BS 1580-1(2007) : 2007 UNIFIED SCREW THREADS - PART 1: SCREW THREADS WITH DIAMETERS [1/4] IN AND LARGER - REQUIREMENTS
    BS MA60(1986) : 1986 SUMMARY AND APPLICATION OF COPPER AND COPPER ALLOY TUBES FOR SHIPS' PIPEWORK SYSTEMS
    BS 2873(1969) : 1969 SPECIFICATION FOR COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS - WIRE
    BS DD 139(1986) : 1986 SPECIFICATION FOR ZINC-ALUMINIUM ALLOY INGOTS AND CASTINGS
    BS 2870(1980) : 1980 SPECIFICATION FOR ROLLED COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS: SHEET, STRIP AND FOIL
    BS 1154(2003) : 2003 NATURAL RUBBER COMPOUNDS - SPECIFICATION
    BS 3019-1(1984) : 1984 TIG WELDING - SPECIFICATION FOR TIG WELDING OF ALUMINIUM MAGNESIUM AND THEIR ALLOYS
    BS 1473(1972) : 1972 SPECIFICATION FOR WROUGHT ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES - RIVET, BOLT AND SCREW STOCK
    BS 2779(1986) : 1986 SPECIFICATION FOR PIPE THREADS FOR TUBES AND FITTINGS WHERE PRESSURE-TIGHT JOINTS ARE NOT MADE ON THE THREADS (METRIC DIMENSIONS)
    BS 2090(1954) : 1954 SPECIFICATION FOR HOOK SPANNERS, PEG SPANNERS, COUPLING WRENCHES AND THE RELATED SLOTS, HOLES AND HORNS
    BS 1471(1972) : 1972 SPECIFICATION FOR WROUGHT ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES - DRAWN TUBE
    BS 4219(1967) : LATEST
    BS 1224(1970) : 1970 SPECIFICATION FOR ELECTROPLATED COATINGS OF NICKEL AND CHROMIUM
    BS 750(2006) : 2006 SPECIFICATION FOR UNDERGROUND FIRE HYDRANTS AND SURFACE BOX FRAMES AND COVERS
    BS 5163(1986) : 1986 SPECIFICATION FOR PREDOMINANTLY KEY OPERATED CAST IRON GATE VALVES FOR WATERWORKS PURPOSES
    BS 3102:1959 SPECIFICATION FOR BRASS EYELETS AND WASHERS FOR GENERAL PURPOSES
    BS 4422:2005 Fire. Vocabulary
    BS 1474(1987) : 1987 SPECIFICATION FOR WROUGHT ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES: BARS, EXTRUDED ROUND TUBES AND SECTIONS
    BS 5599(1993) : 1993 SPECIFICATION FOR HARD ANODIC OXIDATION COATINGS ON ALUMINIUM AND ITS ALLOYS FOR ENGINEERING PURPOSES
    BS 1490(1988) : 1988 SPECIFICATION FOR ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOY INGOTS AND CASTINGS FOR GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES
    BS 3571-1(1985) : 1985 MIG WELDING - SPECIFICATION FOR MIG WELDING OF ALUMINIUM AND ALUMINIUM ALLOYS
    BS 6681(1986) : 1986 SPECIFICATION FOR MALLEABLE CAST IRON
    BS 6323-1(1982) : 1982 SPECIFICATION FOR SEAMLESS AND WELDED STEEL TUBES FOR AUTOMOBILE, MECHANICAL AND GENERAL ENGINEERING PURPOSES - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    BS 1133-17(1964) : 1964 PACKAGING CODE - WICKER AND VENEER BASKETS
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