Fire & Flammablity Testing

Specific Test List

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AIRCRAFT

Test Sample Size Performance Time
Airbus & Boeing:
12 Second Vertical 18" x 36" 5 - 7 days
Combustion Toxicity 24" x 24" 7 - 10 days
Smoke Density, Flaming & Non Flaming 18" x 18" 7 - 10 days
FAA 12 Second Vertical 18" x 36" 5 - 7 days

BUSES & RAIL CARS

Test Sample Size Performance Time
12 Second Vertical 18" x 36" 5 - 7 days
Smoke Density 18" x 18" 7 - 10 days

EUROPEAN

Test Sample Size Performance Time
BS 5852:
Butane Flame Ignition 2 yards 5 - 7 days
Cigarette Ignition 2 yards 5 - 7 days
Crib Ignition 2 yards 5 - 7 days

PASSENGER VEHICLES

Test Sample Size Performance Time
USA: CFR Title 49 Part 571.302 (FMVSS 302) 18" x full width 5 - 7 days
Canada: CMVSS 302 18" x full width 5 - 7 days
International: ISO 3795 18" x full width 5 - 7 days

PASSENGER VESSELS

Test Sample Size Performance Time
IMO:
Butane Flame Ignition 2 yards 5 - 7 days
Cigarette Ignition 2 yards 5 - 7 days

PUBLIC BUILDINGS

Test Sample Size Performance Time
ASTM E 1353 Cover Fabric 36" x 48" 5 - 7 days
CA TB 117-2000 Section E 24" x 24" 5 - 7 days
CA TB 133 Cover Fabric Prototype 3 yards 7 - 10 days
NFPA 260 Cover Fabric 36" x 48" 5 - 7 days
NFPA 701 Test Method #1 1 yard 5 - 7 days

RESIDENTIAL (Private Residences)

Test Sample Size Performance Time
CA TB 117-2000 Section E 24" x 24" 5 - 7 days
CA TB 117-2013 Section 1 36" x 48" 5 - 7 days
CFR 1634 Upholstery Cover Fabric (Proposed) 5 yards 5 - 7 days
UFAC Fabric Classification 36" x 48" 5 - 7 days