NBN EN 15182-3:2019

Portable equipment for projecting extinguishing agents supplied by firefighting pumps - Hand-held branchpipes for fire service use - Part 3: Smooth bore jet and/or one fixed spray jet angle branchpipes PN 16

ACTIVE

About this standard

Languages
German, English and French
Type
NBN
Standards committee
()
Status
ACTIVE
Publication date
25 September 2019
Replaces
NBN EN 15182-3+A1:2010
ICS Code
13.220.10 (Fire-fighting)
Withdrawn Date

About this training

Summary

In addition to the requirements given in EN 15182-1:2019, this document applies to hand-held branchpipes with smooth bore jet and/ or one fixed spray jet angle branchpipes with a nominal pressure of 16 bar (1,6 MPa) PN 16, with a maximum flow rate up to 1 000 l/ min at a reference pressure of 6 bar (0,6 MPa). It deals with:
- safety requirements
- performance requirements
- test methods.
This document applies to branchpipes as defined in Annex A of EN 15182-1:2019.
WARNING 1 — These branchpipes offer no or inadequate protection for firefighters when the spray angle is less than 30 ° and therefore, are not be used in high risk firefighting situations such as internal attack.
WARNING 2 — These branchpipes should not be used when fighting fires in or near electrical installations when the spray angle is less than 30° without written authorization from the manufacturer in the manual. This authorization from the manufacturer includes safety distances.