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Testing of requirements and test procedure - Tilt&Turn, Tilt-First and Turn-Only according to EN 13126-8



EN 13126-8 - Tilt & Turn, Tilt-First and Turn-Only hardware

Division Building components:

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Scope according to EN 13126-8 (Chapter 1):

This European Standard specifies the requirements and test procedures for durability, strength, security and function of Tilt&Turn, Tilt-First and Turn-Only hardware components or sets for windows and balcony doors in accordance with common application as shown in Annex A of prEN 13126-1.

Requirements according to EN 13126-1 (Chapter 5):

  • Dangerous substances
  • Category of use
  • Durability
  • Mass
  • Fire resistance
  • Safety in use
  • Corrosion resistance
  • Security
  • Applicable part
  • Test sizes
  • Mechanical strength

Requirements according to EN 13126-8 (Chapter 5):

  • Mechanical stability
  • Admissible tolerance
  • Resistance to additional loading
  • Minimal closing device resistance
  • Resistance to other additional tests



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