EN ISO 12127

ISO 12127 protection fabric

PROTECTIVE CLOTHING FOR HEAT AND FLAMES. CONTACT HEAT

The EN ISO 12127 test method determines the transfer of heat by contact through protective clothing or its component materials.

EN ISO 12127 TEST METHOD CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

TEST METHOD
DESCRIPTION
MINIMUM COMPLIANCE VALUES

ISO 12127-1:2015

Part 1: thermal transfer by contact produced by a hot cylinder. 

A metallic cylinder heated to 250 ºC is placed on the fabric sample. A calorimeter is placed on the other side of the material, measuring the temperature rise.

  • The time taken for the calorimeter to increase a temperature by 10 ºC is measured.

Sectors where the test method EN ISO 12127 is applied

IRON FOUNDRY
COOPER FOUNDRY

ALUMINIUM FOUNDRY

ZINC FOUNDRY
GLASS FOUNDRY

CEMENT PLANTS

FIREFIGHTERS
FOREST FIREFIGHTERS

POLICE AND MILITARY

WELDING

SHIPBUILDING

CATENARIES

INDUSTRIAL LAUNDRIES

Some Marina Textil fabrics that comply with the test method EN ISO 12127