NFPA® 286 Standard Methods of Fire Tests for Evaluating Contribution of Wall and Ceiling Interior Finish to Room Fire Growth 2011 Edition

Chapter 1 Administration
1.1 Scope
1.2 Purpose
1.3 Application
Chapter 2 Referenced Publications
2.1 General
2.2 NFPA Publications. (Reserved)
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 Test Equipment
4.1 Ignition Source
4.2 Geometry and Construction of the Fire Test Room
Chapter 5 Specimen Mounting
5.1 Specimen Mounting
5.2 Materials Using Substrates
5.3 Backing Materials
5.4 Acoustical Materials and Other Board Materials
5.5 Batt- or Blanket-Type Insulating and Other Flexible Materials
5.6 Building Units
5.7 Site-Fabricated Stretch Systems
5.8 Wall or Ceiling Covering Materials
5.9 Ceiling Lining Materials
5.10 Specimen Installation
5.11 Conditioning
Chapter 6 Environmental Conditions
6.1 Fire Test Room Environment
Chapter 7 Instrumentation
7.1 Fire Test Room Instrumentation
7.2 Canopy Hood and Exhaust Duct
7.3 Instrumentation in Exhaust Duct
Chapter 8 Calibration
8.1 Calibration and Documentation of Ignition Source and Test Equipment
8.2 Calibration Procedure
8.3 Smoke Measurement Calibration
8.4 Gas Analyzers Calibration
Chapter 9 Test Procedure
9.1 Procedure
Chapter 10 Calculation Methods
10.1 Mass Flow Rate
10.2 Smoke Measurement Equations
10.3 Release Rate of Combustion Gases
10.4 Symbols
Chapter 11 Report
11.1 Report
11.2 Discussion of Performance
Annex A Explanatory Material
Annex B Method of Determining Suitability of Oxygen Analyzers for Making Heat Release Measurements
Annex C Acceptance Criteria
Annex D Informational References
Index