EN 492:2012+A2:2018

Fibre-cement slates and fittings - Product specification and test methods EN 492:2012+A2:2018

Publication date:   Oct 17, 2018

General information

60.60 Standard published   Apr 25, 2018


CEN/TC 128 Roof covering products for discontinuous laying and products for wall cladding

European Norm

91.100.40   Products in fibre-reinforced cement



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This European Standard specifies the technical requirements and establishes methods of control and test as well as acceptance conditions for fibre-cement slates and their fibre-cement fittings for one or more of the following uses:
- roofing;
- internal wall finishes;
- external wall and ceiling finishes.
This European Standard applies to fibre-cement slates with a height dimension h (see Clause 4) not exceeding 850 mm for overlapping assembly. For the purpose of this European Standard, fibre-cement slates have been classified according to their bending moment.
This European Standard covers fibre-cement slates reinforced with fibres of different types as specified in 5.1.1.
This European Standard does not include calculations with regard to works, design requirements, installation techniques, wind uplift or rain proofing of the installed products.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Regulation (eu) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 march 2011 laying down harmonised conditions for the marketing of construction products and repealing council directive 89/106/eec


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EN 492:2012+A2:2018
60.60 Standard published
Apr 25, 2018