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Standards Appendix

BS EN ISO 9001:2015

Rapierstar has achieved ISO 9001:2015 accreditation for quality management. It is the world’s most established quality framework and provides for…

Rapierstar has achieved ISO 9001:2015 accreditation for quality management. It is the world’s most established quality framework and provides for a process approach, strong customer focus, management motivation and continual improvement. It helps Rapierstar to effectively manage and meet customers' requirements.

BS 4873:2016

Aluminium alloy windows and doorsets. Specification. British Standard that specifies requirements for the design, construction and performance of aluminium alloy…

Aluminium alloy windows and doorsets. Specification. British Standard that specifies requirements for the design, construction and performance of aluminium alloy windows and doorsets fabricated in a factory. It is related to harmonised standard BS EN 14351-1

BS 7412:2007

Specifies requirements for the design, fabrication and performance of windows and glazed doorsets made from PVC-U extruded hollow profiles. It…

Specifies requirements for the design, fabrication and performance of windows and glazed doorsets made from PVC-U extruded hollow profiles. It applies to windows and doorsets manufactured from PVC-U hollow profiles incorporating fusion welded corner joints and is related to the harmonised standard BS EN 14351-1.

PAS 24:2016

Part of the BSI system, PAS 24 is a documented standardised best practice and provides enhanced security performance requirements for…

Part of the BSI system, PAS 24 is a documented standardised best practice and provides enhanced security performance requirements for doorsets and windows in the UK. Accreditation shows doorsets and windows are intended to offer a level of security suitable for dwellings and other buildings exposed to comparable risk.

Secured by Design

The official UK Police flagship initiative combining the principles of 'designing out crime' with physical security.

The official UK Police flagship initiative combining the principles of 'designing out crime' with physical security.

BS EN ISO 9227:2017

Corrosion tests in artificial atmospheres. Salt spray tests. Equipment and procedures for checking the comparative quality of corrosion protection for…

Corrosion tests in artificial atmospheres. Salt spray tests. Equipment and procedures for checking the comparative quality of corrosion protection for metallic material.

BS EN 1670:2007

Building hardware. Corrosion resistance. Requirements and test methods. This European Standard provides a method of classification of corrosion resistance of…

Building hardware. Corrosion resistance. Requirements and test methods. This European Standard provides a method of classification of corrosion resistance of building hardware based on performance in a neutral salt spray test.

BS EN 14592:2008+A1:2012

Timber structures. Dowel type fasteners. Requirements. Harmonised European Standard that specifies the requirements and test methods for materials, geometry, strength,…

Timber structures. Dowel type fasteners. Requirements. Harmonised European Standard that specifies the requirements and test methods for materials, geometry, strength, stiffness and durability of fasteners for use in load bearing timber structures.

BS EN 14351-1:2006+A2:2016

Windows and doors. Product standard, performance characteristics. This European Standard is one of a series of harmonised standards for windows…

Windows and doors. Product standard, performance characteristics. This European Standard is one of a series of harmonised standards for windows and external pedestrian doorsets, forming the basis for CE marking windows and doors.

BS EN 14566:2008+A1:2009

Mechanical fasteners definitions, requirements and test methods. Harmonised European Standard that covers reaction to fire and flexural strength, measured according…

Mechanical fasteners definitions, requirements and test methods. Harmonised European Standard that covers reaction to fire and flexural strength, measured according to corresponding European test methods.