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BS 6375-2:1987

Superseded

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Performance of windows Specification for operation and strength characteristics

Available format(s)

Hardcopy , PDF

Superseded date

01-01-2009

Language(s)

English

Published date

30-01-1987

Foreword
Committees responsible
Specification
0 Introduction
1 Scope
2 Definitions
3 Window types
4 Glazing and glass
5 Testing
6 Performance requirements
Appendix
A Test methods
Tables
1 Schedule of test requirements
2 Operation of fasteners
3 Operation of sash
Figures
1 Test 3. Arrangement for resistance to excessive
   operating force
2 Test 4. Arrangement for release of jammed sash
3 Test 5. Arrangement for release of jammed hinge
4 Test 6. Arrangement for strength of restricted
   opening and location systems
5 Test 7. Arrangement for resistance to accidental
   loading

Requirements for the operation and strength of windows. Test methods are included.

Committee
B/538/1
DevelopmentNote
Supersedes 85/10940 DC and 88/12987 DC (09/2005) Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, January 2008. (12/2007)
DocumentType
Standard
Pages
20
PublisherName
British Standards Institution
Status
Superseded
SupersededBy

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