Kommittébeteckning: SIS/TK 179 (Fönster, dörrar, portar, glasfasader och bygglas)
Källa: CEN
Svarsdatum: den 24 okt 2019
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This document identifies material independent performance characteristics, except resistance to fire and smoke control characteristics, that are applicable to windows (including roof windows, roof windows with external fire resistance and door height windows), external pedestrian doorsets (including unframed glass doorsets, escape route doorsets and their assemblies).

Fire resisting and/or smoke control characteristics for pedestrian doorsets and openable windows are covered by EN 16034.

This document applies to

— fixed windows or fixed lights, manually or power operated windows, French windows and screens for installation in vertical wall apertures and roof windows for installation in inclined roofs, complete with:

— related hardware, if any;

— weather stripping, if any;

— glazed apertures when intended to have glazed apertures;

— with or without incorporated shutters and/or shutter boxes and/or blinds;

and manually or power operated windows, roof windows, French windows and screens that are:

— fully or partially glazed including any non-transparent infill;

— fixed or partly fixed or openable with one or more casements/sashes (e.g. hinged, projecting, pivoted, sliding);

— manually operated external pedestrian doorsets or power operated external pedestrian hinged doorsets with flush or panelled leaves in construction works, complete with:

— integral fanlights, if any;

— adjacent parts that are contained within a single frame for inclusion in a single aperture, if any.

The windows covered by this document are not assessed regarding their ability to release (to open).

The products covered by this document are not assessed for structural applications.

This document does not apply to:

— rooflights according to EN 1873 and EN 14963;

— curtain walling according to EN 13830;

— industrial, commercial and garage doors and gates according to EN 13241;

— internal pedestrian doorsets according to EN 14351-2;

— revolving doorsets;

— power operated pedestrian doorsets according to EN 16361;

— windows intended to be part of internal partition.