Are the JAA/FAA and JAR/FAR specs the same?
It appears that for the most part these specs mirror each other. The JAA specs are the Joint Aviation Authority and the JAR specs are Joint Aviation (airworthiness) Requirements.
Are there any Coast Guard Certifications for KYDEX® sheet?
Could you provide me with some information on FM 4880 Class 1 Testing?
FM 4880 Class 1 and ASTM E-84 Class 1 are for two different tests. Any FM approved products would be labeled/classified as “FM Approved Class 1” and would carry the FM Approval Mark.
Do you have a product that meets Kodak spec P1048?
No, but KYDEX® 100 would be closest.
Does KYDEX® have a product that meets UL 945V and 60ºC continuous use temp?
KYDEX® 100 would work.
Does ALLEN® have a product that meets UL 945V and 60ºC continuous use temp?
ALLEN® FR 3030
Do you have a product that would meet CA Technical Brief 133? It has to be self-extinguishing.
No. California Technical Bulletin 133, unlike other tests, requires that a fully upholstered seating unit, not just its components, pass a full-scale open flame burn test.
Do you have UL1995? And, what is it?
No, we do not. It is the heat pump spec for Water Pik®.
Do you meet any CSI (Construction Specification Institute) specs?
Does KYDEX® 6565 meet ASTM D-3029 at 200ksi for Flex?
Flex is ASTM D-790 and KYDEX ® 6565 is over 400ksi. D-3029 is now D-5420 and is a dropdart test.
Do KYDEX® sheets meet ASTM D-4802?
No, D-4802 is a spec for Polyacrylic sheet (80% acrylic), which KYDEX® ® sheet is not; and it specifies category, finish and UV type.
Do KYDEX® sheets meet BMS 8-86 Type III?
No, we have not tested to this spec.
Does KYDEX® sheet meet Bombardier/de Havilland DHMS P1.09?
Yes, DHMS P 1.09: This spec was written for KYDEX® sheet and covers the requirements for self-extinguishing thermoplastic sheet material manufactured from a blend of acrylic-polyvinyl chloride.
Do KYDEX® sheets meet Docket 90A?
Yes, KYDEX® 6200 does, which pertains to ASTM E-162 (Flame Spread) and E-662 (Smoke).
Do KYDEX® sheets meet FED LP392?
Do KYDEX® sheets meet FMVSS302?
KYDEX® 100 and KYDEX® T meet FMVSS302, which is the same as FAR 25.853a APP F,1,(a),1,IV horizontal burn test. Most KYDEX® sheet products will meet this standard easily.
Do ALLEN® sheets meet FMVSS302?
Most ALLEN® sheet products will meet this standard. Please call for details.
Do KYDEX® sheets meet IEC 60695 11-5?
No, this is a needle-flame test and no product has been tested to this.
Does KYDEX® sheet meet LIRR LIS-210E-M35?
KYDEX® 6200 meets Long Island Rail Road LIS-210E-M35.
Does KYDEX® sheet meet Lockheed C22-1098 or 1115?
No only STM 22-006/01 for KYDEX® 6565.
Do KYDEX® sheets meet Mill 19904?
No, MIL P.19904: Plastics Sheet, ABS Terpolymer, Rigid, is for ABS and we have not tested to this spec. This spec was canceled in 1990 and was not replaced.
Does KYDEX® sheet meet NFPA 130?
We have not tested to NFPA 130, but this test calls for ASTM 162 and 662 so the product would be KYDEX® 6200.
Does KYDEX® sheet meet NFPA 701 or 705?
No, KYDEX® sheet does not meet either Spec. NFPA (National Fire Prevention Association) 701: NFPA 705 Recommended Practice for a Field Flame Test for Textiles and Films.
Does KYDEX® sheet meet UL2043 or UL945VA at .187?
Not UL 2043. KYDEX® sheet does meet UL945VA at .118” and above in all products listed at UL.
Does KYDEX® T meet 5VB at .187
Yes, 5VA at .125”.
Does KYDEX® T meet ISO 10993?
Yes. KYDEX® T meets ISO 10993-5 Cytotoxicity and ISO 10993-10 Irritation and Skin Sensitization criteria.
Does KYDEX® T meet the ASTM D-635 flammability spec?
This has not been tested, but ASTM D-635 is basically the same as UL std. 94.
What ASTM QUV test method do you use?
ASTM D-4329, Cycle C
What does (die) testing mean?
This would test the die cutting capabilities of KYDEX® sheet and should not be a problem.
What is the difference between ASTM D-5420 and D-3029 (Dropdart)?
ASTM D-3029 Method G became D-5420, Method F became another spec. Method G is then broken into more specific geometries (GA, GB, GC, GD, and GE) We have tested to
GE and GB.
What is USP 797 and do you meet it?
Not directly. It appears KYDEX® sheet would have to meet an ISO Class 5 (or Fed Stnd 209E – Class 100) according to U.S. Pharmacopeia’s (USP) Chapter 797.
What meets Bell Helicopter's 299-947-160 class V?
This is the flammability part of Bell’s 209-947-508. Part V is for VERTICAL burn, which KYDEX® 100 meets. KYDEX® 100 meets Calls I Type I of the overall spec of 209-947-508.
What meets Radiant Panel (RP200)?
All products probably will but only KYDEX® T grey is listed at UL with a rating of RP15, which is the best. The only other products tested to ASTM E-162 are KYDEX® 6565 and KYDEX® 6200.
What product meets 100/100?
KYDEX® 657 met 100/100, but this is no longer offered in our product lines. KYDEX® 6565 took its place and passes 65/65 for heat release.
What product meets BAMS 540-009?
KYDEX® 100 meets BAMS 540-009.
What product meets DMS 1631?
KYDEX® 100 meets DMS 1631 Type 2, Grade B and is listed on the Qualified Product List in thicknesses of .028” and greater.
What product meets STM 22-006?
KYDEX® 6565 is the qualified product conforming to STM22-006/01B. Lockheed’s Engineering Purchasing Specification (EPS) number for this material is G22.8509. KYDEX® 100 is procured to commercial specification and conforms to EPS G22.8505.
What products have been tested to UL 746C and do you meet NEMA 4 rating?
KYDEX® 100 meets portions of UL 746C but have not been certified to a NEMA 4 rating.
What lab do you use for burn test certification?
Herb Curry in Mt. Vernon, IN – (812) 838-6703