BS 3595:1981 - Specification for lifejackets
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BS 3595:1981

Specification for lifejackets

Status : Superseded, Withdrawn   Published : July 1981 Replaced By : BS EN 394:1994, BS EN 396:1994

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Specifies materials and performance of lifejackets for adults and children. Such lifejackets will turn and support an unconscious person and keep his head above water.

Standard NumberBS 3595:1981
TitleSpecification for lifejackets
StatusSuperseded, Withdrawn
Publication Date31 July 1981
Withdrawn Date15 May 1994
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Replaced ByBS EN 394:1994, BS EN 396:1994
Amended ByAMD 4054
DescriptorsStrength of materials, Coated fabrics, Gas cylinders, Marine safety, Inflatable devices, Design, Thermal testing, Test equipment, Performance testing, Foams, Vulcanization, Water-resistance tests, Water-absorption tests, Thermal stability, Chemical-resistance tests, Safety harnesses, Burst tests, Buoyancy, Safety devices, Magnetic properties of materials, Marking, Oil-resistance tests, Crushing tests, Compression testing, Life jackets, Dimensions
Title in FrenchSpécification des brassières de sauvetage
Title in GermanSpezifikation fuer Schwimmwesten
ISBN0 580 12211 5
File Size1.298 MB

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