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HB 39-1997



An Available Superseded Standard is one, which has been made available for a period of time although it has been formally superseded by another Standard. Its availability is maintained where it is referenced in legislation/regulations or in other Standards and its use should be restricted to where so referenced. No responsibility is taken by Intertek Inform as to the ongoing technical validity of such a Standard, the responsibility resting with the referencing authority.

Installation code for metal roof and wall cladding

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Provides information and guidelines on the selection, performance and installation of metal roofing and wall cladding. The code represents a standard of good practice agreed between manufacturers, roofing contractors and training authorities. The measures contained in This code will provide a weatherproof exterior and ensure that all rainwater is directed to the stormwater drainage system.

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Standards Australia

First published as HB39-1992.Second edition 1997. First published as HB39-1992. Second edition 1997.

AS/NZS 2179.1:1994 Specifications for rainwater goods, accessories and fasteners Metal shape or sheet rainwater goods, and metal accessories and fasteners
AS/NZS 1562.3:1996 Design and installation of sheet roof and wall cladding Plastic
AS 1562.1-1992 Design and installation of sheet roof and wall cladding Metal (Reconfirmed 2016)
AS 3500.3-1990 National plumbing and drainage code Stormwater drainage
AS 2376.2-1981 Plastics building sheets Glass fibre reinforced polyester (GRP)
AS 1170.2-1989 Minimum design loads on structures (known as the SAA Loading Code) Wind loads
AS/NZS 2312:1994 Guide to the protection of iron and steel against exterior atmospheric corrosion
AS 1449-1994 Wrought alloy steels - Stainless and heat-resisting steel plate, sheet and strip
AS 3566-1988 Screws - Self-drilling - For the building and construction industries
AS 2376.1-1980 Plastics building sheets - Extruded PVC
AS 2180-1986 Metal rainwater goods - Selection and installation
AS 1067.1-1990 Sunglasses and fashion spectacles Safety requirements
AS 1170.1-1981 Minimum design loads on structures (known as the SAA Loading Code) Dead and live loads
AS 1665-1992 Welding of aluminium structures
AS 1397-1993 Steel sheet and strip - Hot-dipped zinc-coated or aluminium/zinc-coated

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