International Standard
ISO 17493:2016
Clothing and equipment for protection against heat — Test method for convective heat resistance using a hot air circulating oven
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ISO 17493:2016
Edition 2
International Standard
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ISO 17493:2016
Published (Edition 2, 2016)
This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2021. Therefore this version remains current.

ISO 17493:2016

ISO 17493:2016
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ISO 17493:2016 describes a test method for evaluating the heat resistance of protective clothing materials or items and equipment when exposed in a hot air circulating oven. The method is intended to evaluate physical changes in a material at a given exposure temperature. Materials are evaluated for defined visible changes including the measurement of shrinkage.

Different procedures are provided depending on the type of the protective clothing material or item being tested.

General information

  •  : Published
     : 2016-12
    : International Standard confirmed [90.93]
  •  : 2
     : 10
  • ISO/TC 94/SC 13
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