DSF/FprEN 3-8 ( Draft )

Portable fire extinguishers – Part 8: Requirements for the construction, pressure resistance and mechanical tests for extinguishers with a maximum allowable pressure equal to or lower than 30 bar, which comply with the requirements of EN 3-7


Status:
Draft
Type:
Standard
Language:
English
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Legislation:

Scope

This document specifies as far as the pressure risk is concerned, the rules of design, type testing, fabrication and inspection control of portable fire extinguishers with a metallic body which comply with the requirements of EN 3-7:2004+A1:2007.

This part of EN 3 applies to portable fire extinguishers of which the maximum allowable pressure PS is lower than or equal to 30 bar and containing non-explosive, non-flammable, non-toxic and non-oxidising fluids.

This document also applies to the marking of metallic propellant gas cartridges (see Annex E).

This document does not apply to carbon dioxide fire extinguishers.


Number of pages: 37

International relationships : FprEN 3-8 IDT

ICS: 13.220.20 - Fire protection

Item number: M341382


Committees

Committee

  • CEN/TC 70
  • CEN/TC 70/WG 5

Danish committee

DS/S-008