BS EN 311:2002 - Wood-based panels. Surface soundness. Test method

BS EN 311:2002

Wood-based panels. Surface soundness. Test method

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : May 2002



This European Standard specifies a method of assessing the surface soundness of coated wood-based panels and uncoated particle boards, wet and dry process fibreboards and cement bonded particle boards. NOTE The grid patterned face of wet processed hardboards cannot be tested according to this standard.

Standard NumberBS EN 311:2002
TitleWood-based panels. Surface soundness. Test method
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date27 May 2002
Confirm Date16 May 2019
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
ReplacesBS EN 311:1992
International RelationshipsEN 311:2002
Draft Superseded By99/108184 DC
DescriptorsTest equipment, Testing conditions, Tensile testing, Wood products, Woodbased sheet materials, Adhesion tests, Test specimens, Particle boards, Specimen preparation
Title in FrenchPanneaux a base de bois. Arrachement de la surface. Methode d'essai
Title in GermanHolzwerkstoffe. Abhebefestigkeit der Oberflaeche. Pruefverfahren
ISBN0 580 39783 1
File Size252 KB

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