BS 5516:1977 - Code of practice for patent glazing
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BS 5516:1977

Code of practice for patent glazing

Status : Revised, Superseded, Withdrawn   Published : December 1977 Replaced By : BS 5516:1991

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Single and double patent glazing in sloping and vertical positions. Introduces systems using four-edge support. Design data and worked examples.

Standard NumberBS 5516:1977
TitleCode of practice for patent glazing
StatusRevised, Superseded, Withdrawn
Publication Date30 December 1977
Withdrawn Date30 April 1991
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 5516:1991
Amended ByAMD 3912
AMD 5136
DescriptorsGlass, Construction materials, Safety glass, Climatic loading, Snow loading, Loading, Thermal transmittance, Structural design, Wired glass, Durability, Fixing, Glazing bars, Condensation, Hazard prevention in buildings, Window glass, Building maintenance, Vertical, Solar radiation, Roofs, Design, Glazing, Gangways (buildings), Patent glazing, Safety measures, Area, Double glazing, Design calculations, Thickness, Ventilation, Rooflights, Wind loading, Fire safety in buildings, Construction operations, Accident prevention, Weather resistance, Fire resistance
Title in FrenchCode de bonne pratique relatif au vitrage sans mastic
Title in GermanRichtlinie fuer Beglasung ohne Kitt
ISBN0 580 09646 7
File Size3.357 MB

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