CEN/TS 13126-2:2004

Building hardware, fittings for windows and door height windows - Requirements and test methods - Part 2: Casement fastener handles

General information

99.60 Withdrawal effective   Oct 12, 2011


CEN/TC 33 Doors, windows, shutters, building hardware and curtain walling

Technical Specification

91.190   Building accessories


This Part of Technical Specification 13126 specifies the requirements and test methods for durability, strength, security and function of casement fastener handles. It applies to all face fixed casement fastener handles fitted to hinged or pivoted windows made from any material.
NOTE There are limitations to the size and mass of windows fastened by these components, related to the physical ability of the user. The use of single fasteners should be restricted to windows of 0,9 m2 and a maximum height of 1 400 mm. Above that size, additional fasteners are recommended.
The components are not recommended for use on door height windows

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Construction products


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

Life cycle


CEN/TS 13126-2:2004
99.60 Withdrawal effective
Oct 12, 2011