kA Testing Facility offer a variety of flame tests for performing fire hazard testing. In these tests a flame is used as an ignition source and the test methods provide classification which can be used for quality assurance or to verify the required minimum flammability classification of materials used in end products.
Our flame testing apparatus consists of 4 types of burner and gives us the option to test to the following standards.
UL94 – Standard for Tests for Flammability of Plastic Materials for Parts in Devices and Appliances.
BS EN IEC 60695-11-2 Fire hazard testing. Test flames. 1 kW pre-mixed flame
BS EN IEC 60695-11-20 Fire hazard testing. Test flames. 500 W flame
BS EN IEC 60695-11-10 Fire hazard testing. Test flames. 50 W horizontal and vertical flame test
BS EN IEC 60695-11-5 Fire hazard testing. Test flames. Needle-flame test method