Specifications
and used
standards
Characteristics Regulations Test
Wind load
resistance
EN 12210 EN 12211
Water proofing EN 12208 EN 1027
Permeability to air EN 12207 EN 1026
Operating force EN 13115 EN 12046-1
Mechanical resistance EN 13115 EN 14608/9
Resistance to opening
and closing cycles
EN 12400 EN 1191
Break-in resistance ENV 1627 ENV 1628/29/30
Single
overlapping
wing
Test performed on a stainless steel window, dimensions: 1200 x 2400 mm
Tested specifications Class Range
Wind load C5/B5 -100% sample width and height
Water proofing 9A -100% to +50% sample area
Permeability to air 4 -100% to +50% sample area
Operating force 1 All dimensions
Mechanical resistance 4 100% sample area
Resistance to opening and closing cycles 2 100% sample area
Break-in resistance WK3 100% sample area
*Extension for design similarity also to bronze, painted steel and cor-ten windows.