NFPA 1965: Standard for Fire Hose Appliances
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What is NFPA 1965?
NFPA 1965: Document Scope
1.1* Scope. This standard shall cover the requirements for fire hose appliances up to and including 150 mm (6 in.) nominal dimension designed for connection to fire hose, fire apparatus, and fire hydrants and intended for general fire service use in controlling or conveying water. A.1.1 The purchasers should specify any desired conformance testing or required certification to this standard at the time they order the appliance.
This standard presents performance and operational requirements for fire hose appliances up to and including 6 in. (150 mm) nominal dimension designed for connection to fire hose, fire apparatus, and fire hydrants and intended for general fire service use in controlling or conveying water. Official document scope
What does NFPA 1965 address?
Provisions address operational design requirements for all fire hose appliances; construction materials; the full range of test methods; and compliance testing -- including certification, sample selection, test results, and design changes.Table Of Contents.
NFPA 1965, 2014 Edition: Archived Revision Information
First Draft (previously Report on Proposals (ROP))
First Draft Report (PDF, 2 MB)
First Draft Meeting Notices (previously ROP Meeting Notices)
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First Draft Meeting Minutes (previously ROP Meeting Minutes)
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Second Draft (previously Report on Comments (ROC))
NFPA 1965 did not receive any comments and the committee determined, through ballot, that no additional second revisions were necessary. Therefore, NFPA 1965, shall be forwarded directly to the Standards Council for action in accordance with Section 4.7 (see also 4.5.2.5). Anyone wishing to appeal the issuance of NFPA 1965 can do so by January 4, 2013 to the Secretary of the Standards Council.
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Motions Committee Report (NITMAM)
Proposed NFPA documents will be presented for action at the applicable Annual (June) Association Technical Meeting only when proper Amending Motions (Notice of Intent to Make a Motion - NITMAM) have been certified by the Motions Committee of the Standards Council as a proper amending motion. Documents that receive no motions will not be presented at the meeting and instead will be forwarded directly to the NFPA Standards Council for action on issuance. More about the codes and standards making process including NITMAM.
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Consent document not presented at Association Technical Meeting. Document issuance: 1/14/2013
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