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BS 6262:1982

Code of practice for glazing for buildings

Status : Current, Partially replaced, Under review   Published : June 1982 Replaced By : BS 6262-4:1994, BS 6262-7:2005, BS 6262-1:2005, BS 6262-6:2005, BS 6262-3:2005, BS 6262-2:2005

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Code of practice for glazing for buildings - (Formerly CP 152)

Executive summary

Recommendations for the design, installation and maintenance of vertically glazed glass and plastics glazing sheet materials for the external walls and interiors of buildings.

Abstract

This British Standard provides recommendations for the design, installation and maintenance of vertically glazed glass and plastics glazing sheet materials for the external walls and interiors of buildings.

It covers recommendations for the performance of glass, plastics glazing sheet materials and sealing materials, dimensional recommendations for glazing, glazing and fixing techniques, handling, storage and care on site, large openings with structural glass assemblies, frameless doors and entrances and mirrors.

Recommenations and guidance are given on the following aspects of design and performance: natural lighting, thermal considerations, sound, security, fire, durability, wind loading and maintenance.

History and related standards


This British Standard was first published, as BS 973, in 1941 and revised under the same number in 1945. A second revision was published in 1960 as CP 152 and this was subsequently revised in 1966, 1972 and 1982.

This standard includes the following cross references:

BS 476, BS 476-4:1970, BS 476-6:1968, BS 476-7:1971, BS 476-8:1972, BS 544, BS 952, BS 952-1, BS 952-2, BS 2521 & BS 2523, BS 2571, BS 2750, BS 2782,

BS 2782:Method 102C:1970, BS 2782:Method 508A:1970, BS 4254, BS 4255,

BS 4255-1, BS 4255-2, BS 5051, BS 5051-1, BS 5051-2, BS 5357, BS 5358,

BS 5502, BS 5516, BS 5544, BS 6180, BS 6206, CP 3, CP 3:Chapter I,

CP 3:Chapter I-2, CP 3:Chapter III, CP 3:Chapter IV, CP 3:Chapter V,

CP 3:Chapter V-2, CP 153, CP 153-2, CP 153-3, CP 153-4, DD 67, DD 73.




Standard NumberBS 6262:1982
TitleCode of practice for glazing for buildings
StatusCurrent, Partially replaced, Under review
Publication Date30 June 1982
Cross ReferencesBS 476:Part 4, BS 476:Part 6, BS 476:Part 7, BS 476:Part 8, BS 544, BS 952:Part 1, BS 952:Part 2, BS 2521 & 2523, BS 2571, BS 2750, BS 2782:Method 120C, BS 2782:Method 508A, BS 4254, BS 4255:Part 1, BS 4255:Part 2, BS 5051:Part 1, BS 5051:Part 2, BS 5357, BS 5358, BS 5502, BS 5516, BS 5544, BS 6180, BS 6206, CP 3:Chapter I:Part 2, CP 3:Chapter III, CP 3:Chapter IV, BS 5588, CP 3:Chapter V:Part 2, CP 153:Part 2, CP 153:Part 3, CP 153:Part 4, DD 67, DD 73, Fire Precautions Act 1971, Building Standards (Scotland) Regulations 1981
Replaced ByBS 6262-4:1994, BS 6262-7:2005, BS 6262-1:2005, BS 6262-6:2005, BS 6262-3:2005, BS 6262-2:2005
Amended ByAMD 4063
AMD 4582
AMD 8279
Draft Superseded By79/10691 DC88/10723 DC
DescriptorsGlazing, Glass, Window glass, Plastics, Sheet materials, Sound insulation, Thermal properties of materials, Optical properties of materials, Wind loading, Fire safety in buildings, Dimensions, Performance, Thermal insulation, Sheet glass, Mirrors, Windows, Glazed doors, Partitions, Design, Safety measures, Hazard prevention in buildings, Sealing materials, Maintenance, Dimensions, Installation
ICS81.040.20
Title in FrenchVitrages de bâtiments - Code de bonne pratique
Title in GermanLeitfaden fuer das Verglasen von Gebaeuden
CommitteeB/520/4
ISBN0 580 12718 4
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages84
File Size2.956 MB
Price£218.00


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