Building Regulations

BS 5655-9:1985-Lifts and service lifts. Specification for guide rails


Specifies grades and quality, the dimensional characteristics and tolerances, and the surface finish of nine sizes of tee section guide rails and their fish plates. A designation system for the rails is included. Instructions to lift contractors on how to evaluate forces, stresses and deflections are provided in an appendix.

Published Date: 1985-02-28

Pages: 24

ISBN No: 0 580 14165 9

Status: Current

Amended By: AMD 5186 published 31 July 1986, AMD 5786 published 29 January 1988

Supersedes Draft(s): 81/78550 DC

Cross References: BS 308:Part 3, BS 1134:Part 1, BS 4360

Source: British Standards Institute

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