Evaluating the Fire Hazard of Lining Materials Using the OSU, Cone Calorimeter and Full-scale Fire Test Methods

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/20358499
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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleInternal Report (National Research Council Canada. Institute for Research in Construction); no. IRC-IR-625
Physical description25 p.
SubjectFire
AbstractThis paper presents a summary of the test results, including the heat release rates and ignition times from both the small-scale and the full-scale test methods. The paper also compares small-scale test data with those of full-scale tests. Each small-scale test method was examined to evaluate its appropriateness in predicting the full-scale fire performance of various lining materials. Cone calorimeter data were used to approximate flashover time in the full scale test.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC numberNRC-IRC-4578
NPARC number20358499
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Record created2012-07-20
Record modified2017-06-14
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