BS EN 492:2012+A2:2018 - Fibre-cement slates and fittings. Product specification and test methods

BS EN 492:2012+A2:2018

Fibre-cement slates and fittings. Product specification and test methods

Status : Current   Published : November 2012



This European Standard specifies the technical requirements and establishes methods of control and test as well as acceptance conditions for fibre-cement slates and their fibre-cement fittings for one or more of the following uses:

  • roofing;

  • internal wall finishes;

  • external wall and ceiling finishes.

This European Standard applies to fibre-cement slates with a height dimension h (see Clause 4) not exceeding 850 mm for overlapping assembly. For the purpose of this European Standard, fibre-cement slates have been classified according to their bending moment.

This European Standard covers fibre-cement slates reinforced with fibres of different types as specified in 5.1.1.

This European Standard does not include calculations with regard to works, design requirements, installation techniques, wind uplift or rain proofing of the installed products.

Standard NumberBS EN 492:2012+A2:2018
TitleFibre-cement slates and fittings. Product specification and test methods
Publication Date30 November 2012
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 13501-5, EN 13823, ISO 1716, ISO 2859-1, ISO 3951-1, EN ISO 1716, EN 13501-1, EN 197-1, ISO 2602, CEN/TS 1187:2012
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 312, EN ISO 9001, ISO 9001
ReplacesBS EN 492:2004
International RelationshipsEN 492:2012+A2:2018
Amended ByAmendment, June 2018; Amendment, August 2016
Draft Superseded By17/30353352 DC
DescriptorsCements, Environmental testing, Marking, Packaging, Wall coverings, Acceptance (approval), Factories, Safety measures, Fire safety, Fibres, Physical testing, Dimensional tolerances, Performance testing, Type testing, Physical properties of materials, Slate, Durability, Production planning, Acceptance inspection, Roof coverings, Conformity, Reinforced materials, Ceiling finishes, Exterior wall coverings, Fire tests, Approval testing, Roofing slates, Finishes, Interior wall coverings
Title in FrenchArdoises en fibres-ciment et leurs accessoires en fibres-ciment. Spécification du produit et méthodes d'essai
Title in GermanFaserzement-Dachplatten und dazugehörige Formteile. Produktspezifikation und Prüfverfahren
ISBN978 0 580 96786 3
File Size1.264 MB

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