NFPA 265: Standard Methods of Fire Tests for Evaluating Room Fire Growth Contribution of Textile Coverings on Full Height Panels and Walls
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What is NFPA 265?
This standard describes a method for determining the contribution of textile wall coverings to room fire growth during specified fire exposure conditions, thereby facilitating the selection of fire-resistant materials and increasing safety.
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What does NFPA 265 address?
This test method evaluates flammability characteristics of interior textile wall coverings, measures certain fire performance characteristics, and determines the potential contribution to fire growth in a room and for fire spread beyond the room. Coverage includes test equipment. specimen mounting, instrumentation, calibration, test procedures, calculations, and documentation.Table Of Contents.
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