3 Principle
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Statutory Documents - IMO Publications and Documents - Resolutions - Assembly - IMO Resolution A.652(16) Recommendation of Fire Test Procedures for Upholstered Furniture (Adopted on 19 October 1989) - Annex - Recommendation of Fire Test Procedures for Upholstered Furniture - (Methods of test for the ignitability by smokers' materials of upholstered composites for seating) - 3 Principle

3 Principle

 The principle is to subject an assembly of upholstery materials arranged to represent, in stylized form, the join between the seat and back (or seat and arm) surfaces of a chair to two sources of ignition, one being a smouldering cigarette, and the other a flaming source approximating to the calorific output of a burning match.


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