BS 8529:2010 - Composite doorsets. Domestic external doorsets. Specification – BSI British Standards

BS 8529:2010

Composite doorsets. Domestic external doorsets. Specification

Status : Current, Superseded, Work in hand   Published : March 2010 Replaced By : BS 8529:2017



BS 8529:2010 Composite doorsets. Domestic external doorsets. Specification

BS 8529 specifies requirements for the design, construction and performance of domestic external composite doorsets.

It applies to the following types of doorset:

  • Hinged side-hung single leaf (handed)
  • Hinged double leaf.

It applies to doors that are supplied fully finished, part finished or unfinished.

Contents of BS 8529:
1 Scope
2 Normative references
3 Terms and definitions
4 Handing
5 Components
6 Construction and design
7 Appearance and finish
8 Glazing
9 Installation, use, cleaning and maintenance
10 Thermal cycling
11 Security
12 Safety in case of fire
13 Safety in use
14 Weathertightness
15 Operation and strength characteristics
16 Hygiene, health and environment
17 Acoustic performance
18 Energy conservation
19 Marking
Annex A (normative) Specification for handing
Annex B (normative) Thermal cyclic test
List of figures
Figure A.1 – Drawing conventions for door types
Figure B.1 – Matt black copper disc
Figure B.2 – Lamp grid nominal dimensions
Figure B.3 – Thermal cyclic test


Standard NumberBS 8529:2010
TitleComposite doorsets. Domestic external doorsets. Specification
StatusCurrent, Superseded, Work in hand
Publication Date31 March 2010
Confirm Date01 November 2015
Withdrawn Date01 August 2017
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)BS EN 12608, BS EN 951, BS EN 12020, BS 6262, BS EN 485-2, BS EN 13142, BS 8000-7, BS ISO 6707-1, BS EN 755-9, BS 6100-12, BS EN 14220, BS EN 1279, BS EN ISO 2813, BS 6399-2, BS EN 755-2, BS 6375, BS 6100-1, BS EN ISO 9227, BS EN 14374, BS EN 942:2007, BS EN 13141-1, BS EN 1670:2007, BS EN ISO 105-A01:1996, BS EN 10327:2004, BS EN 515:2017, BS EN 12519, BS EN 1027:2000
Informative References(Provided for Information)BS EN 14351-1, BS EN 10088-2, BS 8213-4
Replaced ByBS 8529:2017
Draft Superseded By09/30196835 DC
DescriptorsDesign, Composite materials, Glazing, External doors, Construction systems parts, Appearance, Domestic, Thermal-cycling tests, Performance, Doors, Marking, Door frames, Doorsets
ISBN978 0 580 66320 8
File Size119 KB

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