ISO 7176-16:2012
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ISO 7176-16:2012
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Abstract 

ISO 7176-16:2012 specifies requirements and test methods to assess the resistance to ignition by match flame equivalent of all postural support devices that are supplied to be part of a wheelchair or its seating system.

ISO 7176-16:2012 only determines the resistance to ignition of the devices tested and not the ignitability of the complete wheelchair.

ISO 7176-16:2012 allows for the separate testing of inferior/superior supports (e.g. arm supports), which are usually used in the horizontal plane, and anterior/posterior/lateral/medial supports (e.g. thoracic harnesses, calf panels), which are usually used in the vertical plane.


General information 

  •  :  Withdrawn
     : 2012-12
  •  : 2
     : 9
  •  : ISO/TC 173/SC 1 Wheelchairs
  •  :
    11.180.10 Aids and adaptation for moving
    13.220.40 Ignitability and burning behaviour of materials and products

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