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EN 1486: European Textile Standard For Firefighting

EN 1486: European Textile Standard for Firefighting

Flame Propagation

ISO 15025
(Method A)

Each liner

No hole

Flame persistence ≤ 2s

Residual incandescence ≤ 2s

Radiant Heat

EN ISO 6942
40kw/m²

The assembly
of components

RHTI24 ≥ 120s.

(Radiant Heat Transfer Index)

Time necessary to increase temperature by 24°

Convective Heat

EN 367

The assembly
of components

RHTI24 ≥ 21s.

(Radiant Heat Transfer Index)

Time necessary to increase temperature by 24°C

Contact Heat

EN 702
300°C

The assembly
of components

Threshold time ≥ 15s.

Time necessary to increase temperature by 10°C

Heat Resistance

ISO 17493
255 ± 10°C

Each liner

Must not melt,
drip or ignite or shrink more than 5%

Surface Wetting

EN 24920
at 20°C

External material

Spray Test ≥ 4

Tensile Strength

EN ISO 1421
Method 1

External aluminized materials

≥ 600N

EN ISO 13934-1

Inner liner

≥ 350N

Tear Strength

EN ISO 4674-1
Method B

External material

≥ 25N

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