• BS 5871:1980

    Superseded A superseded Standard is one, which is fully replaced by another Standard, which is a new edition of the same Standard.

    Code of practice for the installation of gas fires, convectors and fire/back boilers (2nd family gases)

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  30-09-1991

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-03-1985

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Recommendations for the selection and installation of radiant gas fires, radiant convector gas fires, gas convectors and fire/back boilers, intended mainly for heating single rooms in domestic and other premises. The fire/back boilers may be intended for providing domestic hot water only or for central heating with or without domestic hot water.

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    Committee GSE/30
    Development Note REPLACES CP332: PART 1: 1961
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

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    BS 476-4:1970 Fire tests on building materials and structures Non-combustibility test for materials
    BS 5440-2:1976 Installation of flues and ventilation for gas appliances of rated input not exceeding 60 kW (1st, 2nd and 3rd family gases). Air supply
    BS 2871-1:1971 Specification for copper and copper alloys. Tubes Copper tubes for water, gas and sanitation
    BS 5440-1:1978 Installation of flues and ventilation for gas appliances of rated input not exceeding 60 kW (1st, 2nd and 3rd family gases). Flues
    BS CP3:CH2(1970) : LATEST CODE OF BASIC DATA FOR THE DESIGN OF BUILDINGS - THERMAL INSULATION IN RELATION TO THE CONTROL OF ENVIRONMENT
    BS CP331-1(1973) : LATEST CODE OF PRACTICE FOR INSTALLATION OF PIPES AND METERS FOR TOWN GAS - SERVICE PIPES
    BS 4127-2:1972 Specification for light gauge stainless steel tubes. Metric units
    BS CP3:CH8(1949) : LATEST CODE OF BASIC DATA FOR THE DESIGN OF BUILDINGS - HEATING AND THERMAL INSULATION
    BS CP331-2(1974) : LATEST CODE OF PRACTICE FOR INSTALLATION OF PIPES AND METERS FOR TOWN GAS - LOW PRESSURE METERING
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