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Most noises are complex in that they include sounds of different frequencies and amplitudes. NOTE The desire to provide a visual link from the inside of the building to the outside and, in some cases, vice versa might determine the size, proportion and type of window and the positioning of intermediate frame members and, hence, the size and type of the glass and plastics glazing sheet material, all of which are beyond the scope of this code of practice.

Gives a general methodology for the selection of an appropriate choice of glass, plastics glazing sheet material and method of glazing. Summary of pages This document comprises a front cover, an inside front cover, pages i and ii, pages 1 to 10, an inside back cover and a back cover.

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Figure 1 — Sequence of design evaluation for glazed areas 6? It 62621- supersedes BS The Stationery Office, Check and examine constraints and evaluate. Design for safety in use and during cleaning of windows, including door-height windows and roof windows — Code of Practice.

The sequence in Figure 1 outlines such a methodology, which is expanded on from 4. It should not be quoted as if it were a specification, and particular care should be taken to ensure that claims of compliance are not misleading.


Access To and Use of Buildings. Compliance with a British Standard does not of itself confer immunity from legal obligations.

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BSLighting for buildings — Part 2: In response to orders for international standards, it is BSI policy to supply the BSI implementation of those that have been published as British Standards, unless otherwise requested.

General methodology for the selection of glazing; — Part 2: BSWindows, doors and rooflights — Part 1: Make preliminary selection of glazing system. Stairs, Ramps, Guarding and Protection from Impact. For details of these and other benefits contact Membership Administration. However, it is not the mean sound insulation value that is important but the sound insulation at the dominant frequencies of the relevant noise spectrum.

Glass and plastics glazing sheet materials can also be used in conjunction with insulating materials to reduce the heat loss through an opaque building element. Code of practice for frame design considerations; — Part 6: As a code of practice, this British Standard takes the form of guidance and recommendations. In this methodology, it has been assumed that: BSLoading for buildings — Part 2: BSSpecification for inclusion of glass in the construction of furniture, other than tables or trolleys, including cabinets, shelving systems and wall hung or free standing mirrors.

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The use of expensive glass and plastics glazing sheet materials should be assessed against the possibility of reduced fuel consumption and lower bz costs. Glass and Glazing Federation.


By employing panes of different thicknesses, this loss does not occur at the same frequency and thus an improved sound insulation performance results. General methodology for the select. Code of practice for safety related to human impact; — Part 5: BSI also holds the copyright, in bbs UK, of the publications of the international standardization bodies.

The BSI copyright notice displayed in this document indicates when the document was last issued. General methodology for the selection of glazing. The comparative costs of glazing materials should be considered in conjunction with their life expectancy and the probability of 62622-1 for maintenance. The rate of fading depends on the nature of the object, the duration and intensity of the exposure and the type of radiation.

Methods exist for the prediction of glare indices when vs sunlight is excluded.

BS – Glazing for buildings. General methodology for the selection of glazing

Code of practice for sloping glazing. Information on standards BSI provides a wide range of information on national, European and international standards through its Library and its Technical Help to Exporters Service. The Red document status indicator indicates that the document is an bss version The document has likely been withdrawn by the publisher, also the meta data presented here may be out of date as it is no longer being 6226-1 by the editorial teams at NBS.

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