NFPA® 1961 Standard on Fire Hose 2013 Edition

Chapter 1 Administration
1.1 Scope
1.2 Purpose
1.3 Application
1.4 Retroactivity
1.5 Equivalency
1.6 Units
Chapter 2 Referenced Publications
2.1 General
2.2 NFPA Publications
2.3 Other Publications
2.4 References for Extracts in Mandatory Sections. (Reserved)
Chapter 3 Definitions
3.1 General
3.2 NFPA Official Definitions
3.3 General Definitions
Chapter 4 Design Requirements
4.1 Requirements for Attack Hose
4.2 Requirements for Supply Hose
4.3 Requirements for Occupant Use Hose
4.4 Requirements for Forestry Hose
4.5 Requirements for Suction Hose
Chapter 5 Construction Requirements
5.1 Diameter
5.2 Length
5.3 Reinforcement
5.4 Linings and Covers
5.5 Hose Characteristics
5.6 Marking
Chapter 6 Test Methods for Manufacturers' Hose Certification
6.1 General
6.2 Proof Test
6.3 Elongation, Twist, Warp, and Rise Tests
6.4 Kink Test
6.5 Burst Test
6.6 Adhesion Test
6.7 Tensile Strength and Elongation
6.8 Oven Aging Test
6.9 Ozone Resistance
6.10 Cold Bending Test
6.11 Cold Flexibility Test
6.12 Oil Immersion Test
6.13 Flexibility and Compressibility Testing
Chapter 7 Sampling, Inspection, and Tests
7.1 Quality Control
7.2 Inspection
7.3 Testing
Annex A Explanatory Material
Annex B Informational References
Index