BS EN 60695-9-1:2013 - Fire hazard testing. Surface spread of flame. General guidance

BS EN 60695-9-1:2013

Fire hazard testing. Surface spread of flame. General guidance

Status : Current   Published : September 2013



IEC 60695-9-1:2013 provides guidance for the assessment of surface spread of flame for electrotechnical products and the materials from which they are formed. It provides an explanation of the principles of flame spread for both liquids and solids, guidance for the selection of test methods, guidance on the use and interpretation of test results, and informative references. This third edition cancels and replaces the second edition of IEC 60695-9-1 published in 2005, and constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition:

- an expanded scope;

- updated references and

- updated terms and definitions. It has the status of a horizontal standard in accordance with

IEC Guide 104

and ISO/IEC Guide 51. Keywords: Surface spread, Flame

This publication is to be read in conjunction with

IEC 60695-9-2:2005


Standard NumberBS EN 60695-9-1:2013
TitleFire hazard testing. Surface spread of flame. General guidance
Publication Date30 September 2013
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)ISO 2592, ISO 13943:2008, ISO/IEC Guide 51, EN ISO 2592, EN ISO 13943:2010, IEC 60695-4, EN 60695-4, IEC Guide 104
Informative References(Provided for Information)ISO 2719, IEC 61197, IEC 60332, ISO/TS 5658-1
ReplacesBS EN 60695-9-1:2005
International RelationshipsEN 60695-9-1:2013,IEC 60695-9-1:2013
DescriptorsElectrical components, Fire tests, Specimen preparation, Electrical equipment, Liquids, Electronic equipment and components, Solids, Test specimens, Ignitability, Surface spread of flame, Flammability, Testing conditions
Title in FrenchEssais relatifs aux risques du feu. Propagation des flammes en surface. Lignes directrices générales
Title in GermanPrüfungen zur Beurteilung der Brandgefahr. Flammenausbreitung auf Oberflächen. Allgemeiner Leitfaden
ISBN978 0 580 84012 8
File Size1.17 MB

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