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BS 5234 Structural Performance

 

Fastwall MINIMA glazed system with 10mm toughened glass and clear dryjoint system tested to BS 5234: 1992 : Medium grade

The following are the relevant parts of the test, along with details of the standard required and the results achieved:

Part A: Determination of partition stiffness
 
Standard
Test result
Maximum deflection
20mm
9.72mm
Maximum residual deflection
3mm
0.58mm
Part B: Determination of surface damage by small hard body impact
 
Test result
Test laboratory applies judgement regarding nature and extent of surface damage
Zero damage
Part C: Determination of resistance to damage by impact from a large soft body
 
Standard
Test result
Maximum permanent deformation Mid glass
2mm
0.1mm
Maximum permanent deformation Joint between panels
2mm
0.0mm
Part D: Determination of resistance to perforation by small hard body impact
 
Test result
No perforation permitted
Conformed
Part E: Determination of resistance to structural damage by multiple impacts from a large soft body
 
Test result
No collapse or dislocation of the partition or its fixings shall occur
Conformed
Part F: Determination of the effects of door slamming (1)
 
Test result
No damage to the partition shall occur not shall the door frame fittings or architrave become detached or loose
Conformed
Part F: Determination of the effects of door slamming (2)
Closing joint shall not be permanently displaced by more than:
Standard
Test result
Pre-slam test
3mm
0.04mm
Main test
1mm
0.51mm

 


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