Radiant Panel Flame Spread

Model RP-1A
Model RP-1A-X (export)

Measures the flame spread properties of textiles, plastics, foams, and similar materials used in furnishings, building products, and transportation materials.

Test Specifications
  • ASTM E 162
  • ASTM D 3675
  • UL 94
  • Boeing BSS 7304
  • Steel channel panel support frame
  • Stainless steel specimen holder support and specimen holder
  • 12" x 18" porous gas operated Refractory Panel
  • Air supply, zero regulator and mixer to supply gas to panel at specified operating temperature
  • Pilot burner assembly
  • Stainless steel stack containing 8 thermocouples; removable panel for easy brushing of thermocouples
  • Readout equipment: Voltmeter to alternately read the output of the:
     1. optical pyrometer
     2. the 8 - stack thermocouples
  • Pipe burner to perform stack temperature calibration
  • Acetylene regulator
  • Air & gas flowmeters to control mixture to panel
  • Automatic "Panel Flame-Out Safety"
  • 110 V 50/60Hz or 230 V 50Hz
  • NY/NJ Port Authority: Certain interior products
  • Dept. of Transportation Guidelines for Buses & Rail Passenger Cars: Interior materials
  • U.S. Navy: Packaging materials
  • ASTM E 162
  • ASTM D 3675
  • UL 94
  • Boeing BSS 7304