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prБДС EN 12094-8:2021

Fixed firefighting systems - Components for gas extinguishing systems - Part 8: Requirements and test methods for connectors

General information

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European Standard



This document specifies product characteristics and describes test methods for flexible and rigid connectors intended to be used in gas extinguishing systems (i.e. CO2, Inert Gas or Halocarbon gas) installed in buildings as a part of a complete operating system.
This document is applicable to the following connectors:
- Type 1 and Type 5: used between container valves and the manifold
- Type 3: used in pneumatic pilot lines
- Type 2 and Type 4: used in distribution pipework of fire extinguishing installations downstream of the manifold/selector valve.

Directives and Regulations

When the standard is harmonized under a directive or regulation, the word Harmonized appear. When such an inscription does not appear, it means that the standard is related to / supporting the relevant directive or regulation.


Regulation (eu) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 march 2011 laying down harmonised conditions for the marketing of construction products and repealing council directive 89/106/eec

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БДС EN 12094-8:2006


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