ASTM WK47111

    Revision of D5424 - 10 Standard Test Method for Smoke Obscuration of Insulating Materials Contained in Electrical or Optical Fiber Cables When Burning in a Vertical Cable Tray Configuration

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    Active Standard: D5424 - 14

    Developed by Subcommittee: D09.21 | Committee D09 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale



    cable; cable tray; carbon dioxide; carbon monoxide; char; electrical cable; fire; fire-test response; flame; heat release; heat release rate; ignition; optical density; optical fiber cable; oxygen consumption calorimetry; smoke obscuration; smoke release; smoke release rate; total smoke released; toxic gases; Burning cables; Cables; Calorimeter; Carbon dioxide; Carbon monoxide (CO); Electrical shielding cable; Exhaust system design; Fire testing--electrical insulating materials; Flow and flow rate--insulations; Heat release; Ignition--electrical insulating materials; Instrumentation; Optical fiber/cable/conduit; Oxygen consumption; Smoke analysis; Smoke obscuration; Total smoke released; Toxic gases;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Marcelo Hirschler


    D09 (14-05)

    Ballot Item Approved as D5424-2014 and Pending Publication