NFPA 1965 Standard for Fire Hose Appliances 2014 Edition

Chapter 1 Administration
1.1 Scope
1.2 Purpose
1.3 Application
1.4 Equivalency
1.5 Units of Measurement
Chapter 2 Referenced Publications
2.1 General
2.2 NFPA Publications
2.3 Other Publications
2.4 References for Extracts in Mandatory Sections
Chapter 3 Definitions
3.1 General
3.2 NFPA Official Definitions
3.3 General Definitions
Chapter 4 Operational Design Requirements for All Fire Hose Appliances
4.1 Maximum Operating Pressure
4.2 Appliance Connectors
4.3 Manually Operated Shutoff Valves
4.4 Relief Valves
4.5 Leakage
4.6 Rough Usage
4.7 Requirements for Portable Monitors
4.8 Connections for Large-Stream Devices
4.9 Markings
Chapter 5 Construction Materials
5.1 Hydrostatic Strength
5.2 High and Low Temperature Exposure
5.3 Corrosion Exposure
5.4 Ultraviolet Light and Water Exposure of Nonmetallic Appliance Components
5.5 Aging Exposure of Nonmetallic Appliance Components
5.6 Moist Ammonia–Air Stress Cracking
5.7 Rubber Sealing Materials
Chapter 6 Test Methods
6.1 Full-Time Swivel Test
6.2 Test of Handles on Manually-Operated Shutoff Valves
6.3 Leakage Test
6.4 Rough Usage Test
6.5 Force-to-Rotate Test
6.6 Force-to-Elevate Test
6.7 Stability Test for Portable Monitors
6.8 Rough Usage Test for Portable Monitors
6.9 Hydrostatic Test
6.10 High and Low Temperature Test
6.11 Salt Spray Test
6.12 Ultraviolet Light and Water Test
6.13 Air-Oven Aging Test
6.14 Moist Ammonia–Air Stress Cracking Test
6.15 Tensile Strength and Ultimate Elongation Tests
6.16 Tensile Set Test
6.17 Compression Set Test
6.18 Accelerated Aging Test
Chapter 7 Compliance Testing
7.1 Certification
7.2 Sample Selection
7.3 Test Results
7.4 Design Changes
Annex A Explanatory Material
Annex B Informational References
Index