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AS 1530.1-1994 methods for fire tests on building materials, components and structures - combustibility test for materials

Standard Number:  AS 1530.1-1994
Title:  methods for fire tests on building materials, components and structures - combustibility test for materials
Language:  English
Publication Date:  1994/3/21
Execute Date:  1994/3/21
Status:  Current
Publisher:  Australia Standards(AS)
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Number of Pages:24P.;A4  

Description:Sets out a test method for determining the combustibility of building materials and is one of a series of test methods for evaluating the potential fire hazard of building products. This fire test was developed for use by those responsible for selection  
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AS 1530.1-1994 METHODS FOR FIRE TESTS ON BUILDING MATERIALS, COMPONENTS AND STRUCTURES - ...
PREFACE
CONTENTS
SECTION 1 SCOPE AND GENERAL
1.1 SCOPE
1.2 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
1.3 DEFINITIONS
1.4 APPLICATION TO FIRE HAZARD ASSESSMENT
SECTION 2 TEST PROCEDURE
2.1 SAMPLING
2.2 TEST SPECIMENS
2.2.1 Quantity
2.2.2 Construction
2.2.3 Preparation
2.2.4 Hole for centre thermocouple
2.2.5 Conditioning
2.3 TEST APPARATUS
2.3.1 General
2.3.2 Furnace, stand and draft shield
2.3.3 Specimen holder and insertion device
2.3.4 Thermocouples
2.3.4.1 General
2.3.4.2 Furnace thermocouple
2.3.4.3 Specimen centre thermocouple
2.3.4.4 Specimen surface thermocouple
2.3.5 Test environment
2.3.6 Additional equipment
2.3.6.1 Voltage stabilizer
2.3.6.2 Variable transformer
2.3.6.4 Power controller
2.3.6.3 Electrical input monitor
2.3.6.5 Temperature recorder
2.3.6.6 Timing device
2.3.6.7 Desiccators
2.4 SETTING UP
2.4.1 Siting of apparatus
2.4.2 Specimen holder
2.4.3 Furnace thermocouple
2.4.4 Electricity supply
2.4.5 Furnace stabilization
2.4.6 Furnace wall temperature
2.5 TEST METHOD
2.5.1 Procedure
2.5.2 Observations during the test
SECTION 3 CALCULATIONS AND REPORTING OF RESULTS
3.1 TEMPERATURE RISES
3.1.1 Individual values
3.1.2 Arithmetic means
3.2 SUSTAINED FLAMING
3.3 MASS LOSS
3.4 CRITERIA OF COMBUSTIBILITY
3.5 TEST REPORT
APPENDIX A - COMMENTARY
A1 BACKGROUND TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE TEST
A2 APPLICATION OF QUALIFIED MATERIAL
A3 SELF-HEATING NOT COVERED
A4 THERMALLY UNSTABLE MATERIALS
A5 ORIENTATION OF FURNACE TUBE
A6 MASS LOSS
A7 TEST PROCEDURE
APPENDIX B - TYPICAL TEST SUMMARY AND REPORT
B1 TYPICAL FORM FOR SUMMARY OF OBSERVATIONS AND CALCULATIONS
B2 TYPICAL FORM FOR TEST REPORT
  
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