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Thermoplastics waste pipe and fittings (Withdrawn)

BS 5255:1989

Thermoplastics waste pipe and fittings (Withdrawn)

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Dimensions and performance for pipes and fittings made of ABS, MUPVC, PE or PP in nominal sizes of 1¼ by 32, 1½ by 40 and 2/50 for the conveyance of domestic effluent.


Partially superseded by BS EN 1329-1:2000, BS EN 1451-1:2000, BS EN 1455-1:2000, BS EN 1519-1:2000, BS EN 1565-1:2000, BS EN 1566-1:2000. Supersedes BS 5255:1976.




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