BS EN 1906:2012 - Building hardware. Lever handles and knob furniture. Requirements and test methods

BS EN 1906:2012

Building hardware. Lever handles and knob furniture. Requirements and test methods

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : August 2012



This European Standard specifies test methods and requirements for spindle and fastening elements, operating torques, permissible free play and safety, free angular movement and misalignment, durability, static strength and corrosion resistance for sprung and unsprung lever handles, knobs for doors, push pads and similar devices in combination with backplates or roses operating latches. This European Standard is applicable only to lever handles and knobs that operate a latch or a lock and other devices. It specifies four categories of use according to frequency and other conditions of use.

Standard NumberBS EN 1906:2012
TitleBuilding hardware. Lever handles and knob furniture. Requirements and test methods
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date31 August 2012
Confirm Date05 December 2017
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN ISO/IEC 17025, EN 1154:1996/AMD 1:2002, EN 1634-3, ISO/IEC 17025, EN 12209, ISO 10899, EN 1634-1, EN 1634-2, EN 1670:2007, EN 636:2003, EN 314-2:1993, EN 1154:1996
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 179, EN 14600, prEN 16035
ReplacesBS EN 1906:2010
International RelationshipsEN 1906:2012
DescriptorsGrades (quality), Performance testing, Fire safety, Torsion testing, Locks, Safety measures, Construction systems parts, Knobs (handles), Anti-burglar measures, Tensile testing, Doors, Lever handles, Ironmongery (buildings), Closing and check mechanisms, Durability, Mortice latches, Corrosion resistance, Latches, Mechanical testing
Title in FrenchQuincaillerie pour le bâtiment. Béquilles et boutons de porte. Exigences et méthodes d'essai
Title in GermanSchlösser und Baubeschläge. Türdrücker und Türknäufe. Anforderungen und Prüfverfahren
ISBN978 0 580 73648 3
File Size633 KB

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