Back9.3.2.7.(1)

ATTRIBUTION:

Most technical provisions of the BC Fire Code describe how the code’s objectives and functional statements are achieved. However, some provisions, like this one, do not relate directly to a code objective. The following analysis is provided to assist in understanding of the provision.

 

APPLICATION:

Thickness tolerances for plywood, hardboard, particleboard, OSB and waferboard, in buildings to which Part 9 applies [see Sentence 1.3.3.3.(1) of Division A for application of Part 9].

INTENT:

To modify the application of Sentence 9.23.14.2.(1), 9.23.15.2.(1), 9.27.9.1.(1), 9.27.10.1.(1), 9.27.11.1.(1), 9.29.7.1.(1), 9.29.9.1.(1) and 9.30.2.2.(1) so as to permit greater differences in nominal thicknesses than are permitted by the material standards, where expressly stated in Part 9.