BS 2482:1981 - Specification for timber scaffold boards

BS 2482:1981

Specification for timber scaffold boards

Status : Revised, Superseded, Withdrawn   Published : July 1981 Replaced By : BS 2482:2009

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Specifies requirements for three thicknesses of scaffold board (38 mm, 50 mm, and 63 mm), of width of 225 mm. Describes two alternative means of assessment of timber quality, these being either visual or machine stress grading.

Standard NumberBS 2482:1981
TitleSpecification for timber scaffold boards
StatusRevised, Superseded, Withdrawn
Publication Date31 July 1981
Confirm Date01 October 2008
Withdrawn Date30 June 2009
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 2482:2009
Amended ByAMD 4657
AMD 6258
AMD 10779
Draft Superseded By78/10537 DC89/10193 DC97/103587 DC
DescriptorsScaffolds, Scaffolding components, Scaffold boards, Decking (scaffolding), Structural timber, Softwoods, Sawn timber, Woodbased sheet materials, Thickness, Dimensions, Quality assurance, Grading (quality), Marking, Wood defects, Knots (wood), Modulus of elasticity, Mechanical testing, Bending stress, Strength of materials, Test equipment, Calibration, Breaking load
Title in FrenchSpecification des planches d'echafaudage
Title in GermanSpezifikation fuer Holz-Geruestbretter
ISBN0 580 12174 7
File Size404.2 KB

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