Scope of Accreditation of the Testing Laboratory No. AB 128 (02.08.2018) (EN)

SCOPE OF ACCREDITATION OF THE TESTING LABORATORY No. AB 128
 Issued by:
POLISH CENTRE FOR ACCREDITATION
01-382 Warszawa, Szczotkarska 42
 
Issue No. 17, Date of issue 2nd August 2018
  
NOTE: This scope of accreditation is BOSMAL's translation. In the events of discrepancies, only the original PCA document is binding. You can find it at www.pca.gov.pl and here: Scope of Accreditation of the Testing Laboratory No. AB 128, issue No. 17, date of issue 2nd August 2018 
 

 

 

 

 

AB 128

Name and address of the organization:

 BOSMAL AUTOMOTIVE RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE LTD

TESTING LABORATORY

Sarni Stok 93

43-300 Bielsko-Biała

Identification Code
of domain/object (objects)
of tests:

Domain of the tests / test objects:

A/6; A/26

Acoustic and noise tests of electrical equipment, appliances, vehicles

C/4 ;C/8; C/9

 C/10; C/17; C/21; C/23

Chemical tests, chemical analytics of chemicals, environmental samples, fuels and lubricants, parts made of: plastic, rubber, textiles, leather and fabrics

E/6; E/26

Electrical and electronic tests  of electrical and electronic equipment, vehicles

F/6

 

Tests of electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) of electrical and electronic products and equipment

G/4; G/6; G/8; G/17

G/21; G/23; G/26

 

Tests of environmental engineering of electrical and electronic equipment, construction products and materials, including plastics and rubber, textiles and leather, vehicles

H/21; H/23

Flammability tests of plastics, rubber, textiles and leather

J/6; J/8; J/17; J/21; J/23

 

 

Mechanical tests, metallographic tests of electrical and electronic equipment, products and construction materials, including plastics, rubber, textiles and leather, vehicles

L/8

Non-destructive tests of metal products and materials

N/4; N/6; N/8; N10; N/12

N/13; N/17; N/19; N/21

 N/23; N/26

Tests of physical properties of electrical, electronic equipment, products and construction materials, including plastics and rubber, glass and ceramics, personal protection equipment (PPE), fuels and lubricants, textiles, leather and vehicles

Q/8; Q/21; Q/23

Sensory tests of products and construction materials, plastic products and rubber, textiles, fabrics

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Materials Testing Department (BM)

Sarni Stok 93, 43-300 Bielsko-Biała

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Rubber and plastic products

Material identification

Infrared spectrometric method (FTIR)

BOSMAL/I-7-41/05

Hardness:

Range (35 to 100) oSh

PN-EN ISO 868:2005 met. A & D

Rubber products

Hardness:

Range: (30 to 100) IRHD

ISO 48:2010 met. M (micro)

Strength properties:

- tensile strength (up to 5 kN)

PN-ISO 37:2007

PN-ISO 37:2007/AC1:2008

ISO 37:2017

- tear strength (up to 5 kN)

ISO 34-1:2015

- compression set

[temperature range: +250oC to (–40)oC]

ISO 815-1:2014

ISO 815-2:2014

Hysteresis in compression stresses

PN-C-04289:1987

Resistance to ageing:

- in air

- in liquids

- in ozone atmosphere (static method)
25pphmto 200pphm

ISO 188:2011

ISO 1817:2015

ISO 1431-1:2012 (p.10)

Density

Gravimetric method

ISO 2781:2008

ISO 2781:2008/Amd 1:2010

Brittleness temperature

Range: up to -70ºC
Impact method

ISO 812:2017

 

Plastic products

Density

Immersion method

PN-EN ISO 1183-1:2013-06 met.A

Rockwell hardness

(HRR, HRL, HRM, HRE):   

Range: (0 to 130) HR
Rockwell method

PN-EN ISO 2039-2:2002

 

Impact properties

Range: impact energy up to 50 J

Charpy method

PN-EN ISO 179-1:2010

Izod method

PN-EN ISO 180:2004

PN-EN ISO 180:2004/A1:2007

PN-EN ISO 180:2004/A2:2013-07

Hardness

Ball indentation method

PN-EN ISO 2039-1:2004

Tensile strength (up to 30 kN)

PN-EN ISO 527-2:2012

Flexural strength

Range: 100 N to 30 kN

PN-EN ISO 178:2011

PN-EN ISO 178:2011/A1:2013-06

Flexural modulus
(up to 30 kN)

PN-EN ISO 178:2011

PN-EN ISO 178:2011/A1:2013-06

Heat resistance:

- deflection temperature (up to 300oC)      

PN-EN ISO 75-1:2013-06

PN-EN ISO 75-2:2013-06

- Vicat softening temperature (up to 300oC)

PN-EN ISO 306:2014-02

Water absorption

PN-EN ISO 62:2008 p. 6.3, 6.4, 6.6

Content of volatile substances (including water)

BOSMAL/I-7-49/05

Melting point and glass transition temperature

Range: 30°C above the extrapolated end of transition

Differential scanning calorimetry method (DSC)

BOSMAL/I-7-87/02

PN-EN ISO 11357-2:2014-06

PN-EN ISO 11357-3:2013-06

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Plastic  products

Polymers decomposition temperature
and decomposition rate,

Measurement of  volatile substances, additives and/or fillers quantity in polymer

Thermogravimetry (TGA)

Range: (25 to 1000)°C

PN-EN ISO 11358-1:2014-09

PV 3927:1992

ASTM D6370-99 (2014)

Products made of: metal, plastic, textiles, nonwoven materials, foams, rubber, paint-coated, galvanic-coated and uncoated

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Resistance to light
(Fade-Ometer)

BOSMAL/I-7-02/05

PN-EN ISO 4892-2:2013-06 met.B

PN-EN ISO 16474-1:2014-02

PN-EN ISO 16474-1:2014-02, met.B

PN-EN ISO 105-B02:2014-11

GMW 14162:2016 met. A, B, D

Resistance to weather conditions
(Weather-Ometer)

PN-EN ISO 4892-2:2013-06, met. A

PN-EN ISO 16474-1:2014-02

PN-EN ISO 16474-1:2014-02, met.A

PN-EN ISO 105-B04:1999

Flammability

Burning rate

Range: (0 to 300) mm/min

Horizontal burning method

 

PN-ISO 3795:1996

UN ECE Regulation No. 118 Series 03

DIN 75200:1980-09

FMVSS 302:1999

Gloss value at  20o, 60o and 85o
Range: (0 to 199) gloss units

PN-EN ISO 2813:2014-11

Resistance to humidity

PN-EN ISO 6270-1:2018-02

PN-EN ISO 6270-2:2018-02

PN-EN 60068-2-78:2013-11

Resistance to climatic conditions

PN-EN 60068-2-14:2009, Test Nb

Fogging
Range: (0 to 199) gloss units
Gloss method

Range: (0.1 to 5.0) mg
Gravimetric method

DIN 75201:2011-11

SAE J1756:2006-08

PV 3015:1994

Formaldehyde emission

Range: (0.15 to 3) μg/ml
Spectrophotometric method

VDA 275 (07.1994)

PV 3925:2009

VCS 1027,2739 (03.2004)

FLTM BZ 156-01:2011 Part A

Determination of organic compounds emissions (TVOC, VOC, FOG) from materials
Range: TVOC ≥ 0.12 μgC/g

             VOC ≥ 1 μg/g

             FOG ≥ 1 μg/g

TD/HS-GC-MS/FID method

BOSMAL/I-7-64/03 

VDA 277 (01.1995)

VDA 278 (10.2011)

FLTM BZ 157-01:2011

PV 3341:1995

VCS 1027,2749 (03.2004)

GMW 15634:2014

Ash content

Range: ≥ 5 mg of ash

Direct combustion method

PN-EN ISO 3451-1:2010 met. A

PN-EN ISO 1172:2002 met. A

Resistance to impact

Dynamic method with a ball impact

Range: (1 to 90) N

ISO 4532:1991

Determination of stone-chip (grit) resistance of coatings.

Multi-impact and single impact methods

PN-EN ISO 20567-1:2017-03

DIN 55996-1:2001-04

Test for sealing by water immersion method

Method 2

PN-EN 60068-2-17:2001, Test Qc

 

Plastic products, textiles, nonwoven materials, foams, rubber, coated and uncoated

Odour

Range (1 to 6) grades

Sensoric method

VDA 270:2016

PV 3900:2000

FLTM BO 131-03:2017

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Plastic products, textiles, nonwoven materials, foams, rubber and leather

Volatile organic compounds emission (VOC)
Chamber method
Determination of total volatile organic compounds (VOC) concentration
Range: (0.1 to 30) ppm
Flame-ionisation detection method (FID)

ISO 12219-4:2013

ISO 12219-6:2017

GS 97014-3:2014

VDA 276-1:2005

PV 3942:2016

 

Determination of formaldehyde and other carbonyl compounds emitted in environmental chamber

Range:

Formaldehyde (3.0 to 5000) μg/m3

Acetaldehyde (5.0 to 5000) μg/m3

Acetone (21.0 to 5000) μg/m3

Acrolein (16.0 to 5000) μg/m3

Isovaleraldehyde (10.0 to 5000) μg/m3

Crotonaldehyde (13.0 to 5000) μg/m3

Propionaldehyde (12.0 to 5000)μg/m3

m,p-Tolualdehyde (19.0 to 5000) μg/m3

o-Tolualdehyde (13,0 to 5000) μg/m3

Valeraldehyde (11.0 to 5000) μg/m3

Benzaldehyde (10.0 to 5000) μg/m3

2-Butanone (3.0 to 5000) μg/m3

Butyraldehyde (15.0 to 5000) μg/m3

2,5-Dimethylbenzaldehyde (14.0 to 5000) μg/m3

Cyclohexanone (2.0 to 5000) μg/m3

Hexanal (11.0 to 5000) μg/m3

Heptanal (8.0 to 5000) μg/m3

Octanal (2.0 to 5000) μg/m3

Nonanal (5.0 to 5000) μg/m3

Decanal (3.0 to 5000) μg/m3

Metacroleine (8.0 to 5000) μg/m3

High performance liquid chromatography method with diode array detection method (HPLC-DAD)

ISO 16000-3:2011

BOSMAL/I-7-89/01

Determination of volatile organic compounds (VOC) emitted in environmental chamber

Range:

- total (0.050 to 10.0) mg/m3

- individual (1.0 to 350) μg/m3

Gas chromatography with thermal desorption
flame-ionization detection and mass spectrometry
(TD-GC-FID-MS)

ISO 16000-6:2011

Identification of organic compounds

Gas chromatography method with thermal desorption and mass spectrometry (TD-GC-MS) with use of NIST14 mass spectra library

ISO 16000-6:2011

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Products made of: metal, plastic, paint-coated, galvanic-coated and uncoated

 

Lead and Cadmium content

Range: Pb (0.002 to 0.1) %

             Cd (0.001 to 0.1) %

Inductively coupled plasma optical emission spectrometry (ICP-OES) method

BOSMAL/I-7-43/06

 

Galvanic coatings and paint coatings on metal and plastic (metal products and plastic products)

Chromium (Cr VI) content

Range: (0.01 to 1) μg/cm²

Spectrophotometric method

PN-EN ISO 3613:2011

Corrosion resistance to variable environmental salt-humid conditions

ASTM G85–11, met. A3

PN-EN ISO 11997-1:2017, cycle B

VDA 621-415:1982

Resistance to corrosion in salt spray

NSS method

ISO 9227:2017

ASTM B117-16

DIN 50021:1988-06

FIAT 50180 (12.2007)

Resistance to corrosion in salt spray

AASS method

ISO 9227:2017

DIN 50021:1988-06

FIAT 50180 (12.2007)

Resistance to corrosion in salt spray

CASS method

ISO 9227:2017

DIN 50021:1988-06

FIAT 50180 (12.2007)

Corrosion resistance to sulfur dioxide with general condensation of moisture

PN-EN ISO 6988:2000

PN-EN ISO 3231:2000

Adhesion by:

- Cross-cut method

PN-EN ISO 2409:2013-06

- Pull-off method

PN-EN ISO 4624:2004

ISO 4624:2016

- Shot peening, bending, reel in, scratch,

   thermal shocks methods

BOSMAL/I-7-63/03

Coating thickness

Range: (0 to 1000) µm

Magnetic method

PN-EN ISO 2178:2016-06

PN-EN ISO 2361:1998

PN-EN ISO 2808:2008, met. 7C

Coating thickness

Range: (10 to 1000) μm

Eddy-current method

PN-EN ISO 2808:2008, met. 7D

Microscopic method

PN-EN ISO 1463:2006

PN-EN ISO 2808:2008, met. 6A

Resistance to liquids

PN-EN ISO 2812-1:2018-01

Flexibility

Bend test on mandrel method

PN-EN ISO 1519:2012

Hardness

Pencil method

PN-EN ISO 15184:2013-04

Impact (deformation) resistance
Falling weight method

PN-EN ISO 6272-1:2011

Abrasion resistance
Free falling abrasion material method

PN-C-81516:1976 p. 2.2 (method A)

 

Taber method

ISO 15082:2016

PN-EN ISO 7784-2:2016-05

Resistance to variable temperature

PN-EN 60068-2-14:2009 Test Na

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Metal products

HBW hardness

Range:

70 to 200 HBW1/10

70 to 200 HBW2.5/62.5

100 to 450 HBW2.5/187.5

100 to 200 HBW5/250

100 to 450 HBW5/750

100 to 450 HBW10/3000

Brinell method

PN-EN ISO 6506-1:2014-12

Rockwell hardness

Range:

50 to 88 HRA

20 to 100 HRB

20 to 70 HRC

Rockwell method

PN-EN ISO 6508-1:2016-10

HV hardness

Range:

100 to 750 HV5

100 to 750 HV10

100 to 750 HV30

Vickers method

PN-EN ISO 6507-1:2018-05

HV microhardness

Range:

250 to 1000HV0.05

100 to 1000 HV0.1

100 to 1000HV0.3

50 to 1000HV0.5

50 to 1000HV1

Vickers method

PN-EN ISO 6507-1:2018-05

Absorbed energy: KV2 and KU2.

Range:
Initial energy of the pendulum hammer: 300 J

Test temperature:

-       23 ±5oC

-       reduced to -40oC

Charpy pendulum impact test

PN-EN ISO 148-1:2017-02

Mechanical properties:
- yield strength, Re
- proof strength, plastic extension, Rp

- tensile strength, Rm
- ultimate elongation, A
- reduction of area at fracture, Z
Range: up to 150 kN

Tensile test at room temperature

PN-EN ISO 6892-1:2016-09, met. A & B

 

Grain size

Reference patterns method

Secant method

Grain counting method

Optical microscopy method

PN-EN ISO 643:2013-06

ASTM E112-13

Microstructure:

Range:

Microstructure of raw materials, cast materials, annealed materials, after heat treatment, after thermochemical treatment, after plastic forming

Optical microscopy method

BOSMAL/I-7-44/05

PN-EN ISO 945-1:2018-04

PN-H-04661:1975

PN-H-04505:1966

ASTM A247-17

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Metal products

Macrostructure:

- surface defects,

- internal defects

Visual assessment method

Optical microscopy method

BOSMAL/I-7-45/05

 

Metal tube (in full section)

(fmax= 50 mm)

Formability

Flattening method

PN-EN ISO 8492:2014-02

Formability

Drift-expanding method

PN EN ISO 8493:2005

Fasteners: bolts, nuts (M5 up to M22), screws, washers

Surface discontinuities

Visual assessment method

PN-EN ISO 6157-2:2006

PN-EN 26157-1:1998

Thread discontinuities

Visual assessment method

Optical microscopy method

PN-EN 26157-3:1998

Mechanical properties

Tensile method

 

PN-EN ISO 898-1:2013-06, w/o p.9.13

PN-EN ISO 898-5:2012 w/o p.9.4

PN-EN 28839:1999

PN-EN ISO 6157-2:2006

PN-EN ISO 898-2:2012

PN-EN ISO 898-2:2012/Ap1:2016-05

PN-EN ISO 2320:2016-02, w/o p.9.3

Products made of ferromagnetic materials

Materials surface discontinuities
Magnetic-particle method (MT)

BOSMAL/I-7-08/08

Sintered metal products

Apparent hardness

PN-EN ISO 4498:2010

Range:

70 to 200 HBW1/10

70 to 200 HBW2.5/62.5

100 to 450 HBW2.5/187.5

100 to 200 HBW5/250

100 to 450 HBW5/750

100 to 450 HBW10/3000

Brinell method

PN-EN ISO 6506-1:2014-12

Range:

50 to 88 HRA

20 to 100 HRB

20 to 70 HRC

Rockwell method

PN-EN ISO 6508-1:2016-10

Range:

100 to 750 HV5

100 to 750 HV10

100 to 750 HV30

Vickers method

PN-EN ISO 6507-1:2018-05

Radial crushing strength
Compression method

PN-EN ISO 2739:2012

Density
Gravimetric method

PN-EN ISO 2738:2001 p. 9.1

Oil content
Gravimetric method

PN-EN ISO 2738:2001 p. 9.2

Open porosity

Gravimetric method

PN-EN ISO 2738:2001 p. 9.3

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Iron alloys products

Inclusion content in steel
Method A

Optical microscopy

PN-H-04510:1964

ASTM E45-18

Depth of decarburization
Metallographic method
Hardness profile method

PN-EN ISO 3887:2018-03

Effective depth of hardened layer after surface heat treatment
Hardness profile method

PN-ISO 3754:1999

Effective depth of carburized and hardened layer
Hardness profile method

PN-EN ISO 2639:2005

Carbon and sulfur content
Range:

C (0.01 to 4.5) %

S (0.005 to 0.6) %
High temperature combustion and IR detection method

PN-EN ISO 15350:2010

Nitrogen  content
Range: (0.005 to 0.5) %
Thermal conductivity method

PN-EN ISO 10720:2009

Content of: Mn, Si, P, Cr, Ni, Mo, Co, Al, Cu, Pb, Ti, Nb, V, Sn

Range:
Mn (0.002 to 4.0) %

Si (0.030 to 3.5) %

P (0.010 to 1.0) %

Cr (0.002 to 25.0) %

Ni (0.002 to 12.0) %

Mo (0.010 to 10,0) %

Co (0.005 to 10.0) %

Al (0.0050 to 10.0) %

Cu (0.0050 to 6.0) %

Pb (0.10 to 0.5) %

Ti (0.010 to 1.5) %

Nb (0.010 to 2.0) %

V (0.010 to 2.0) %

Sn (0.010 to 0.40) %

Inductively coupled plasma optical emission spectrometry (ICP-OES) method

BOSMAL/I-7-43/06

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Iron alloys products

Content of: Mn, Si, P, Cr, Ni, Cu, W, V, Al, Ti, Mo, Nb, Co, Sn

Range:

Mn (0.020 to 12.0) %

Si (0.10 to 4.0) %

P (0.020 to 1.0) %

Cr (0.020 to 26.0) %

Ni (0.010 to 22.0) %

Cu (0.020 to 4.1) %

W (0.020 to 18.0) %

V (0.020 to 4.0) %

Al (0.010 to 1.5) %

Ti (0.005 to 1.5) %

Mo (0.010 to 5.0) %

Nb (0.010 to 2.5) %

Co (0.20 to 12.5) %

Sn (0.010 to 0.40) %

Wavelength dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectrometry (WD-XRF) method

BOSMAL/I-7-90/02

Copper products

 

Content of: Sn, Pb, Fe, Mn, Si, Al, Ni, P, Zn

Range:

Sn (0.005 to 10) %

Pb (0.005 to 12) %

Fe (0.010 to 6.5) %

Mn (0.010 to 6) %

Si (0.030 to 5) %

Al (0.005 to 6) %

Ni (0.010 to 10) %

P (0.010 to 0.5) %

Zn (0.030 to10) %

Inductively coupled plasma optical emission spectrometry (ICP-OES) method

BOSMAL/I-7-43/06

Phosphorous content

Range:

(0.005 to 1.3) %

Spectrophotometric method

PN-H-04740-11:1981 p.1

PN-H-04745-05:1981 p.1

Average grain size

Comparison method

PN-EN ISO 2624:1997

Aluminum and its alloys products

Content of: Si, Mg, Mn, Cu, Ni, Fe, Sn, Zn, Pb, Cr, Ti
Range:
Si (0.030 to 15) %

Mg (0.010 to 12) %

Mn (0.010 to 2.5) %

Cu (0.005 to 6) %

Ni (0.010 to 2.5) %

Fe (0.20 to 2) %

Sn (0.005 to 0.5) %

Zn (0.010 to 5) %

Pb (0.005 to 2.5) %

Cr (0.005 to 0.6) %

Ti (0.010 to 0.5) %

Inductively coupled plasma optical emission spectrometry (ICP-OES) method

BOSMAL/I-7-43/06

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Aluminum and its alloys products

Content of: Fe, Si, Cu, Zn, Mg, Mn, Ni, Pb, Sn, Cr, Ti, Zr
Range:
Fe (0.10 to 1.0) %

Si (0.10 to 1.5) %

Cu (0.010 to 5.0) %

Zn (0.020 to 5.0) %

Mg (0.010 to 2.0) %

Mn (0.010 to 1.5) %

Ni (0.010 to 1.5) %

Pb (0.010 to 0.50) %

Sn (0.010 to 0.20) %

Cr (0.010 to 0.30) %

Ti (0.010 to 0.25) %

Zr (0.010 to 0.20) %

Wavelength dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectrometry (WD-XRF) method

BOSMAL/I-7-90/02

Zinc and its alloys products

Content of: Al, Cu, Fe, Mg, Pb, Sn,
Range:
Al (0.10 to 10.0) %

Cu (0.050 to 4.0) %

Fe (0.010 to 1.0) %

Mg (0.010 to 1.0) %

Pb (0.001 to 0.1) %

Sn (0.001 to 0.1) %

Inductively coupled plasma optical emission spectrometry (ICP-OES) method

BOSMAL/I-7-43/06

Vehicles parts (e.g. heat exchangers, pipes, housings)

Internal cleanliness

DIN 8964-1:1996-03

BOSMAL/I-7-48/03

Operating and industrial oils

Identification

Infrared spectrometric method (FTIR)

BOSMAL/I-7-41/05

Kinematic viscosity at 40ºC
Range: (2 to 200) mm2/s
Capillary method
Dynamic viscosity (calculated)

PN-EN ISO 3104:2004

Kinematic viscosity at 100ºC
Range: (2 to 25) mm2/s
Capillary method
Dynamic viscosity (calculated)

PN-EN ISO 3104:2004

Acid number

Range: (0.1 to 5.0) mg KOH/g
Potentiometric titration

PN-C-04049:1988

ASTM D 664-17

Alkali number

Range: (1.0 to 15.0) mg KOH/g
Potentiometric titration

PN-C-04049:1988

ASTM D 4739-17

Fuel content

Range: (0.5 to 12) % (m/m)
Chromatographic method

BOSMAL/I-7-86/01

ASTM D3524-14

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Greases

Dropping point

Range: (130 to 300) ºC
Visual method

PN-ISO 2176:2011

Cone penetration

Range: (< 400)

PN ISO 2137:2011

Engine fuels

Benzene content
Range: (0.1 to 20) % (V/V)
Infrared spectrometric method (FTIR)

PN-EN 238:2000

PN-EN 238:2000/A1:2008

Determination of distillation characteristic at atmospheric pressure

Range: (< 400) ºC

Distillation method

PN-EN ISO 3405:2012

Gum content (unwashed and washed)
Range: (0.5 to 30) mg/100 ml

Gravimetric method

PN-EN ISO 6246:2017-05

Corrosiveness to copper
Visual method

PN-EN ISO 2160:2004

Density
Range: (0.700 to 0.950) g/cm3
Oscillating U-tube method

PN-EN ISO 12185:2002

Flash point
Range: < 200ºC
Pensky-Martens closed cup method

PN-EN ISO 2719:2016-08 met. A

Brake fluids

Colour
Visual method

PN-C-40005:2002 p. 5.2

Boiling point
Range: <300ºC
Distillation method

PN-C-40005:2002 p. 5.3

pH value
Range: 3 to 12
Potentiometric method

PN-C-40005:2002 p. 5.6

Thermal stability
Distillation method

PN-C-40005:2002 p. 5.7.3

Vaporization
Gravimetric method

PN-C-40005:2002 p.5.10

Refrigerating liquids

Ash residue
Gravimetric method

PN-C-40008-02:1992

Boiling point
Range: <300ºC
Distillation method

PN-C-40008-03:1992

pH value
Range: 3 to 12
Potentiometric method

PN-C-40008-04:1992

Alkali reserve
Titration method

PN-C-40008-05:1993

 

Car Assemblies Testing Department (BS)

Sarni Stok 93, 43-300 Bielsko-Biała

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Machinery parts, assemblies and components

Forces: rip, pull out, push in, open and close, switch on and off, operating, (10 N to 100 kN)

BOSMAL/I-7-25/06

Resistance to changeable mechanical load

Range:

- force (± 100 kN)

- linear displacement (0 to 250 mm)

- force moment (± 6000 Nm)

- angle (0 to 90°)

BOSMAL/I-7-74/01

Machinery parts, assemblies
and components and another construction components

Dependences between load: force, force moment
and deformation such as: displacement, elongation, deflection, angle of rotation

Range:
- force (± 100 kN)
- force moment (± 5 650 Nm)
- linear displacement (0 to 250 mm)
- angle of rotation (0 to 90°)
Method: direct or indirect measurement

BOSMAL/I-7-100/01

Mechanical coupling components of combinations of vehicles

Resistance to dynamic load
Static strength

Testing on the test rig

UN ECE Regulation No. 55 Series 01, Annex 6

Towing devices

Resistance to static load.

Testing on the test rig

Commission Regulation (EU)
No. 1005/2010, Annex 2

Automotive vehicles of categories M and N

External noise emitted by moving and standing vehicle by acoustic pressure level method

Range (25 to 140) dB

Direct method

UN ECE Regulation No. 51 Series 02
Annex 3 p. 3.1; 3.2, Annex 8 p. 3.1
PN-ISO 362:2003
PN-ISO 7188:2003

Shock absorbers

Damping forces by direct method during simulated operation

Range: up 25 kN

BOSMAL/I-7-51/03

Master cylinders of hydraulic braking systems of automotive vehicles and trailers

Hydraulic tightness by quantitative, qualitative, and quantitative-qualitative methods
Range: up to 110 MPa

BOSMAL/I-7-18/05

Simulated operation

BOSMAL/I-7-26/03

Resistance to multiple repeatable pressure cycles by simulated operation method

BOSMAL/I-7-23/06

Automotive vehicles and trailers brake pipes junctions

Hydraulic tightness
by quantitative,
qualitative, and quantitative-qualitative methods
Range: up to 110 MPa

BOSMAL/I-7-18/05

Automotive vehicles and trailers braking cylinders

Hydraulic tightness by quantitative, qualitative, and quantitative-qualitative methods
Range: up to 110 MPa

BOSMAL/I-7-18/05

Resistance to multiple repeatable pressure cycles by simulated operation method

BOSMAL/I-7-23/06

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Automotive vehicles and trailers braking calipers

Hydraulic tightness by quantitative, qualitative, and quantitative-qualitative methods
Range: up to 110 MPa

BOSMAL/I-7-18/05

Resistance to multiple repeatable pressure cycles by simulated operation method

BOSMAL/I-7-23/06

Hydraulic braking systems metal pipes of automotive vehicles

Hydraulic tightness by quantitative, qualitative and quantitative-qualitative methods
Range: up to 110 MPa

BOSMAL/I-7-18/05

Pipes with upended ends, tapped holes, nipples and flexible pipes’ ends

Minimal burst pressure by direct method

Range: up to 110 MPa

BOSMAL/I-7-19/04

Other products subjected to hydraulic pressure

 

Hydraulic tightness by qualitative or quantitative method

Range: up to 110 MPa

Direct method

BOSMAL/I-7-18/05

Minimum burst pressure by direct measurement

Range: up to 110 MPa

Direct method

BOSMAL/I-7-19/04

Resistance to multiple repeatable pressure cycles by simulated operation method

Range: (0 to 250) bar

Direct method

BOSMAL/I-7-23/06

Car gearboxes

Gears and bearings durability
by simulated operation method

BOSMAL/I-7-17/03

Parts, assemblies and components of driveline of heavy-duty vehicles

Efficiency

Testing on the test rig

Commission Regulation(EU)
No. 2017/2400 Annex VI p.3

Brake discs, brake drums and brake linings of disc and drum brakes in M1 and N1-category vehicles

Friction properties

Wearing

Durability

Load resistance

Temperature resistance

Dynamic friction

Brake testing method under real conditions on a dynamometer with reduced inertia moment to one wheel

UNECE Regulation No. 90 Series 02 Annex 3, Annex 4, Annex 9, Annex 11

BOSMAL/I-7-91/01

BOSMAL/I-7-93/01

BOSMAL/I-7-94/01

UNECE Regulation No. 13 Series 11 Annex 4, Annex 11, Annex 15,
Annex 19

BOSMAL/I-7-96/01

BOSMAL/I-7-97/01

UNECE Regulation No. 13H
Series 01 Annex 3, Annex 7

BOSMAL/I-7-98/01

BOSMAL/I-7-99/01

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Brake discs, brake drums and brake linings of disc and drum brakes in L1, L2, L3, L4 and L5-category vehicles

 

Friction properties

Wearing

Durability

Load resistance

Temperature resistance

Dynamic friction

Brake testing method under real conditions on a dynamometer with inertia moment reduced to one wheel

UNECE Regulation No. 78 Series 03

Brake discs, brake drums and brake linings of disc and drum brakes including brake callipers in M1 and N1-category vehicles, as well as L1,L2, L3, L4 and L5-category vehicles

 

 

Friction properties

Friction coefficient

Performance indicators

ISO 11157:2005

ISO 15484:2008

ISO 26867:2009

JASO C406:2000

SAE J2784:2009-09

SAE J2522:2014-09

JASO C436:1999

JASO C442:1977

JASO C443:2009

Wearing

SAE J2707:2012-10

JASO C456:1984

JASO C427:2009

Wearing caused by temperature

SAE J2707:2012-10

Durability

JASO 0419:2006

Temperature resistance

SAE J2928:2012-07

Noise emitted by brake

SAE J2521:2013-04

Brake callipers in M1 and N1-category vehicles, as well as L1, L2, L3, L4 and L5-category vehicles

Resistance to pressure, temperature and braking moment

JASO C459:2010

Electric drives

Noise level in acoustic chamber (global, third-octave and octave levels)
by direct measurement in general, in one-third octave bands or octave bands

 

BOSMAL/I-7-42/03

 

Engine Research Department (BH)

Sarni Stok 93, 43-300 Bielsko-Biała

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Combustion engines

(max. power up to 500 kW)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Performance measurement on the engine test bench

UN ECE Regulation No. 85 Series 00

Directive 80/1269/EEC, with amendments and corrections
up to
Directive 1999/99/EC

Smoke measurement
Range: (0 to 60)%

Opacity method

UN ECE Regulation No. 24 Series 03

Directive 72/306/EEC
with amendments and corrections
up to Directive 2005/21/EC

Operating parameters:
- torque (0 to 3000) Nm;

tensometric method
- engine power (0 to 500) kW;

calculated
- rotational speed (0 to 10 000) rpm;
impulse method

- fuel consumption (0 to 150) kg/h;

gravimetric method
- air consumption (0 to 2 400) kg/h;
thermoanemometric method

 

Concentration: CO, CO2, N2O, NO2, NOx, THC, CH4, NMHC, NH3

CO:  range: (0 to 10)%;

method: NDIR

CO2: range: (0 to 20)%;

method: NDIR

N2O: range: (0 to 0.001)%;

method: CLD

NO2: range: (0 to 0.01)%;

method: CLD

NOx: range: (0 to 0.01)%;

method: CLD

THC: range: (0 to 0.02)%;

method: FID

CH4: range: (0 to 0.02)%;

method: FID

NMHC: range: (0 to 0.02)%;

method: FID

NH3: range: (0 to 0.001)%;

method: LDD

 

PM - Particulate mass

gravimetric method

 

PN - particulate number

laser method

UN ECE Regulation No. 49 Series 06

 

Regulation (EU) 2016/1628

 

US EPA Regulations, Code of Federal Regulation (CFR) Title 40 – Protection of Environment, Part 1039, 1042, 1065, 1068.

UN IMO Standards Tier I, II, III; Annex VI 2008, Edition 2017
Directive 94/25/EC, as amended
by
Directive 2003/44/EC,
Regulation (EU) 1025/2012
and Directive 2013/53/EU

 

Swiss Federal Ordinance on Air Pollution Control (OAPC) Appendix 4, Section 31, paragraph 1 and 2; Section 32,

par. 2 (SN 277206)

 

UN ECE Regulation No. 96 Series 04

UN ECE Regulation No. 120 Series 01

UN ECE Regulation No. 132 Series 01

UN ECE Regulation No. 143 Series 00

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Combustion engines

(max. power up to 500 kW)

 

Various tests on the engine test bench

BOSMAL/I-7-46/03

The exhaust system of vehicles of category M1 and N1 as spare parts

Back pressure in the exhaust system

 

UN ECE Regulation No. 59 Series 02

Electric drivetrains

(max. power up to 500 kW)

Net power and the maximum power after 30 minutes

on the engine test bench

UN ECE Regulation No. 85 Series 00

Vehicles of categories M and N with Sl and CI engines, including hybrid vehicles

 

Emission of gaseous and particulate matter exhaust pollutants – ambient temperatures from 14°C to 30°C

(Type I Test)

 

Concentration: CO, CO2, NO2, NOx, THC, CH4, PM, PN:

Range:

- CO: (0 to 12)% ;

- CO2: (0 to 20)%

Method: NDIR

- NO2, NOx: (0 to 1)%

Method: CLD;

- THC: (0 to 5)%

Method: FID;

- CH4: (0 to 0.05)%

Method: chromatographic GC-FID;

- CH4: (0 to 2.5)%

Method: FID;

- O2: (0 to 22)%,

Method: PMD

- PM – gravimetric method;

- PN – laser method.

Emission: CO, CO2, NO2, NOx, THC, CH4, NMHC, PM, PN (calculated)

UN ECE Regulation No. 83 Series 07

 

Regulation (EC) 715/2007 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 459/2012

 

Regulation (EC) 692/2008 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 2017/1347

 

Directive 70/220/EEC, as amended

up to Directive 2003/76/EC

 

UN Global Technical Regulation (GTR) No. 15

 

Regulation (EU) 2017/1151 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 2017/1347

 

 

 

 

Emission of gaseous pollutants in real driving conditions

Measurement of concentration:

CO - method: NDIR;

Range (0 to 15)%

NO - method: NDUV;

Range (0 to 5000) ppm

NO2 - method: NDUV;

Range (0 to 2500) ppm

CO2 - method: NDIR;

Range (0 to 20)%

THC - method: FID;

Range (0 to 10000) ppmC3

Regulation (EC) 692/2008 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 2017/1347

 

Regulation (EU) 2017/1151 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 2017/1347

Carbon monoxide emission at idling

(Type II Test)

 

Emission measurement:

- CO – infrared method;

Range:  (0 to 10)%

- CO2 – infrared method;

Range:  (0 to 20)%

- THC – infrared method;

Range:  (0 to 2)%

- O2 – chemical method;

Range:  (0 to 25)%

 

UN ECE Regulation No. 83 Series 07

 

Regulation (EC) 715/2007 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 459/2012

 

Regulation (EC) 692/2008 as amended

up to Reg. (EU)  2017/1347

 

Directive 70/220/EEC as amended

up to Directive 2003/76/EC

 

Regulation (EU) 2017/1151 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 2017/1347

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Vehicles of categories M and N with Sl and CI engines, including hybrid vehicles

 

Emission of crankcase gases
by crankcase underpressure method
(Type III Test)

Range: 1 m H2O

- manometric method

UN ECE Regulation No. 83 Series 07

 

 

Regulation (EC) 715/2007 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 459/2012

 

Regulation (EC) 692/2008 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 2017/1347

 

Directive 70/220/EEC, as amended
up to Directive 2003/76/EC

 

Regulation (UE) 2017/1151 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 2017/1347

 

Durability of anti-pollution devices

by using driving tests emission measurement method, before and after vehicle ageing
(Type V Test)

Emissions of CO and HC gaseous pollutants at ambient temp. -7°C

(Type VI Test)

Measurement of concentrations:

- CO – NDIR method;

Range:  (0 to 12)%

- THC – FID method;

Range:  (0 to 5)%

Emission calculated

On-board diagnostic (OBD) operation  test

Heavy-duty vehicles of categories M and N with Sl and CI engines, including hybrid vehicles

Emission of gaseous pollutants in real driving conditions

Measurement of concentration:

CO - method: NDIR;

Range (0 to 15)%

NO - method: NDUV;

Range (0 to 5000) ppm

NO2 - method: NDUV;

Range (0 to 2500) ppm

CO2 - method: NDIR;

Range (0 to 20)%

THC - method: FID;

Range (0 to 10000) ppmC3

Regulation (EC) 595/2009 as amended

up to Regulation (EU) 2017/2400

 

Regulation (EU) 582/2011 as amended

up to Regulation (EU) 2017/2400

Vehicles of categories M and N with Sl and CI engines, including hybrid and electric vehicles

Fuel consumption by the carbon balance method

UN ECE Regulation No. 101 Series 01

 

Regulation (EC) 715/2007 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 459/2012

 

Regulation (EC) 692/2008 as amended

up to Reg. (EU) 2017/1347

 

Directive 80/1268/EEC as amended

up to Directive 2004/3/EC

 

UN Global Technical Regulation (GTR) No. 15

 

Regulation (EU) 2017/1151 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 2017/1347

 

Electrical energy consumption by energy balance method

Driving range on electrical battery power

Current: range (0 to 500) A

Voltage: range (0 to 1500) V

UN ECE Regulation No. 101 Series 01

 

Regulation (EU) 2017/1151 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 2017/1347

 

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Vehicles with SI and CI engines

Emission of gaseous pollutants
at idling and at idling-up speed
by direct measurement of row exhaust gases

 

Measurement of concentrations:

- CO – infrared method ;

Range:  (0 to 10)%

- CO2 – infrared method

Range:  (0 to 20)%

- THC – infrared method;

Range:  (0 to 2)%

- O2 – chemical method

Range:  (0 to 25)%

 

MI Decree from 31.12.2002
(D.U. No. 32, p. 262 from 2003) § 9.1 p. 2 and 3 Att. 2, as amended

up to MT Decree from 09.01.2013 p.30

 

Directive 2009/40/EC, as amended

up to Directive 2010/48/EU

 

UN ECE Regulation No. 24 Series 03

 

Regulation (EC) 715/2007 as amended, up to Reg. (EU) 459/2012

 

Regulation (EC)  692/2008 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 2017/1347

 

Regulation (EU) 2017/1151 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 2017/1347

 

 

 

 

Smoke
Range: (0 to 60)%

Opacity method

Catalysts for spare parts for M and N-category vehicles with SI and CI engines

Catalyst system efficiency
by comparative measurement of emission of gaseous and particulate pollutants  

UN ECE Regulation No. 103 Series 00

Regulation (EC) 715/2007 as amended up to Regulation (EU) 459/2012

 

Regulation (EC) 692/2008 (18.07.2008) as amended up to Reg. (EU) 2017/1347

 

Regulation (EU) 2017/1151 as amended up to Reg. (EU) 2017/1347

M and N-category vehicles equipped with additional LPG or CNG fueling retrofit

Gaseous exhaust emission

Concentration: CO, CO2, NO2, NOx, THC, CH4.

Range:

- CO: (0 to 12)% ;

- CO2: (0 to 20)%

NDIR method;

- NO2, NOx: (0 to 1)%

CLD method;

- THC: (0 to 5)%

FID method;

- CH4: (0 to 0.05)%

chromatographic method - GC-FID;

- CH4: (0 to 2.5)%

FID method;

- O2: (0 to 22)%,

PMD method

Emission: CO, CO2, NO2, NOx, THC, CH4, NMHC (calculated)

UN ECE Regulation No. 115 Series 00

Fuel consumption
by the carbon balance method

Maximum power on wheels
Range: (0 to 258) kW

Tensometric method

On-board diagnostic (OBD) operation  test

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

M and N-category vehicles with SI and CI engines

Emission of gaseous and particulate exhaust pollutants - JC08 tests

Concentration: CO, CO2, NO2, NOx, THC, CH4, PM,PN:

Range:

- CO: (0 to 12)% ;

- CO2: (0 to 20)%

NDIR method;

- NO2, NOx: (0 to 1)%

CLD method;

- THC: (0 to 5) %

FID method;

- CH4: (0 to 0.05)%

chromatographic method GC-FID;

- CH4: (0 to 2.5)%

FID method;

- O2: (0 to 22)%,

PMD method;

- PM – gravimetric method;

- PN – laser method.

Emission: CO, CO2, NO2, NOx, THC, CH4, NMHC, PM, PN (calculated)

TRIAS 31-J042(2)-02

TRIAS 31-J042(3)-02

Attachment 42 -Technical Standard

 

.

 

Emission of CO, HC, and COat idling

Underpressure in the crankcase
by direct measurement

Fuel consumption by JC08 tests

TRIAS 99-006-01

Two-wheel or three-wheel and four-wheel motor vehicles, including hybrid and electric vehicles

Emission of gaseous and particulate exhaust pollutants

(Type I Test)

Concentration: CO, CO2, NO2, NOx, THC, CH4, PM, PN:

Range:

- CO: (0 to 12)%;

- CO2: (0 to 20)%

Method: NDIR

-NO2, NOx: (0 to 1)%

Method: CLD;

- THC: (0 to 5)%

Method: FID;

- CH4: (0 to 0.05)%

Chromatographic method GC-FID;

- CH4: (0 to 2.5)%

Method: FID;

- O2: (0 to 22)%,

Method: PMD

- PM - gravimetric method;

- PN - laser method.

Emission: CO, CO2, NO2, NOx, THC, CH4, NMHC, PM (calculated)

Regulation (EU) 168/2013

Regulation (EU) 134/2014

UN Global Technical Regulations (GTR) No. 2

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Two-wheel or three-wheel and four-wheel motor vehicles, including hybrid and electric vehicles

Test of carbon monoxide at idling

(Type II Test)

Emission measurements:

- CO - infrared method;

Range: (0 to 10)%

- CO2 - infrared method;

Range: (0 to 20)%

- THC - infrared method;

Range: (0 to 2)%

- O2 - chemical method;

Range: (0 to 25)%

Regulation (EU) No. 168/2013

Regulation (EU) No. 134/2014

UN Global Technical Regulations (GTR) No. 2

Emission of crankcase gases
by crankcase underpressure measurement
(Type III Test)

Range: 1 m H2O

- manometer method

Emission of CO2, fuel consumption, consumption of electrical power and driving range when battery-powered by carbon balance and energy balance methods

Type VII Test

Maximum power on wheels

Tensometric method

Range: (0 to 258) kW

 

 

Heat Exchangers Testing Department (BW)

Sarni Stok 93, 43-300 Bielsko-Biała

Tested objects /
 groups of objects

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Car heat exchangers and other elements of heat exchange systems

Resistance to working medium temperature changes

BOSMAL/I-7-53/02

Resistance to working medium changeable pressure

BOSMAL/l-7-54/02

 

Automotive Electrotechnics & Electronics Testing Laboratory(BE)

Sarni Stok 93, 43-300 Bielsko-Biała

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Components/assemblies of electric and electronic equipment

Voltage (100 x 10-6 V to 1000 V)

BOSMAL/I-7-10/05

Electric current (200 x 10-6 A to 300 A)

BOSMAL/I-7-37/05

Resistance (50 x 10-6 to 100 x 1012 )

ISO 6722-1:2011

ISO 6722-1:2011/Cor1:2012

PN-EN 60851-5:2008

Capacitance (1 pF to100 μF)

BOSMAL/I-7-39/04

Inductance (100 μH to100 H)

BOSMAL/I-7-39/04

Components/assemblies

of machinery and other devices

Environmental hazard resistance:

Test A: Cold (up to -40±2°C)

PN-EN 60068-2-1:2009

Test B: Dry heat (up to 300±2°C)

PN-EN 60068-2-2:2009

Test Cab: Damp heat, steady state

(30±2°C; 93±3%)

(30±2°C; 85±3%)

(40±2°C; 93±3%)

(40±2°C; 85±3%)

PN-EN 60068-2-78:2013-11

 

Test Db: Damp heat, cyclic

(12h+12h cycle)

PN-EN 60068-2-30:2008

Test Na: Change of temperature
(-40±2°C to 150±2°C)

PN-EN 60068-2-14:2009

Test Nb: Change of temperature

(-40±2°C to 130±2°C)
with gradient ≤ 10°C/min

PN-EN 60068-2-14:2009

Test Z/AD: Composite temperature/humidity cyclic test

PN-EN 60068-2-38:2010

Test Fc: Vibration (sinusoidal)
Range: up to 100 g (peak)

PN-EN 60068-2-6:2008

Test Ea: Shock

Range: up to 150 g (peak)

PN-EN 60068-2-27:2009

Test Fh: Vibrations, broadband random

Range: up to 70 g (RMS)

PN-EN 60068-2-64:2008

Water resistance (tests concerning second characteristic digit 1, 2, 3, 4, 4K, 5, 6, 6K, 7, 8, 9, 9K)

Test Rb 1.1 by oscillatory pipe method
(max. 40 l/min)

Test Rb 2, Rb 3 and Rc 1

PN-EN 60529:2003 p. 14.2.1, 14.2.2, 14.2.3; 14.2.4, 14.2.5, 14.2.6, 14.2.7, 14.2.8

PN-EN 60529:2003/A2:2014-07

PN-EN 60068-2-18:2017-08

ISO 20653:2013

Dust penetration resistance

(dust tests concerning first

characteristic digit 5, 5K, 6, 6K)

in dust chamber with negative pressure  and dust circulation being forced

PN-EN 60529:2003 p. 13.4

PN-EN 60529:2003/A2:2014-07

ISO 20653:2013

Thermal shock with cold water

ISO 16750-4:2010

Luminous devices powered by constant or alternating voltage

Luminous intensity distribution
by
goniophotometric method with rotating object (0.1 to 5 x 106) cd

BOSMAL/I-7-84/02

PN-EN 13032-1+A1:2012

PN-EN 13032-4:2015-09

CIE 70:1987

IES LM 79-08:2008

PN-EN 12966:2015-03

Spectral and colorimetric characteristics (spectral distribution, chromaticity coordinates, correlated colour temperature)

CIE 13.3:1995

CIE 15:2004

CIE 63:1984

IES LM 79-08:2008

PN-EN 13032-4:2015-09

PN-EN 12966:2015-03

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Luminous devices powered by constant or alternating voltage

Luminance (1 x 10-8 to 3 x 105) cd/m2

PN-E-04040-04:1983

PN-EN 13032-1+A1:2012

PN-EN 13032-4:2015-09

SAE J1757-1:2015-05

PN-EN 12966:2015-03

Luminous flux

CIE 84:1989

PN-EN 13032-1+A1:2012

PN-EN 13032-4:2015-09

IES LM 79-08:2008

Traffic control equipment

Signal heads

Luminance uniformity

PN-EN 12368:2015-07 p. 8.3

Workplaces, passageways

Illuminance

(1 x 10-3 to 3 x 105) lx

PN-E-04040-03:1983

PN-EN 12464-1:2012

PN-EN 12464-2:2014-05

Components/assemblies of electric/electronic cars equipment

 

Voltage

PN-S-76020:1997 p. 3.3.2

Voltage drop

PN-S-76020:1997 p. 3.3.3

Resistance to high voltage

PN-S-76020:1997 p. 3.3.4

Resistance to short-circuit

PN-S-76020:1997 p .3.3.5

Resistance to change in the polarity of the power source

PN-S-76020:1997 p. 3.3.6

Durability

PN-S-76020:1997 p. 3.3.12

Insulation resistance

ISO 16750-2:2012 p. 4.12

Dielectric strength

ISO 16750-2:2012 p. 4.11

Resistance to dump heat, steady state

PN-EN 60068-2-78:2013-11

PN-S-76020:1997 p. 3.3.9

Thermal resistance

PN-EN-60068-2-2:2009

PN-EN-60068-2-1:2009

Resistance to cyclical temperature changes

PN-S-76020:1997 p. 3.3.8

Vibration resistance

PN-EN-60068-2-6:2008

PN-S-76020:1997 p. 3.3.10

Dust and water resistance

PN-S-76020:1997 p. 3.3.13

PN-EN-60529:2003 p. 13.4; 14.2.3; 14.2.4

PN-EN 60529:2003/A2:2014-07

Cars switches

Voltage drop

BOSMAL/I-7-67/02

Insulation resistance

Dielectric strength

Durability

Interchangeability of parts

Thermal resistance

PN-EN-60068-2-2:2009

PN-EN-60068-2-1:2009

Resistance to cyclical temperature changes

PN-EN-60068-2-14:2009

Humidity resistance

PN-EN 60068-2-78:2013-11

Vibration resistance

PN-EN-60068-2-6:2008

Dust and water resistance

PN-EN-60529:2003 p. 13.4; 14.2.3; 14.2.4

PN-EN 60529:2003/A2:2014-07

Flasher units

Start time

PN-ISO 4082-1999 p.5.5

Frequency and duty cycle

PN-ISO 4082-1999 p.5.6

Voltage drop

PN-ISO 4082-1999 p.5.8

Dielectric strength

PN-ISO 4082-1999 p.5.9

Resistance to overload

PN-ISO 4082-1999 p.5.11

Vibration resistance

PN-ISO 4082-1999 p.5.12.2

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Flasher units

Impact resistance

PN-ISO 4082-1999 p.5.13

Resistance to heat and cold

PN-ISO 4082-1999 p.5.14

Operation in extreme temperatures

PN-ISO 4082-1999 p.5.15

Durability

PN-ISO 4082-1999 p.5.16

Wire harnesses/cables of low voltage car installation

Insulation resistance

Withstand voltage

Voltage drop

Resistance to cyclical temperature changes

Squeeze test

Quality of manufacturing

Tightness test (bubble test)

Resistance to high temperature

Cold flexibility

Cold flexibility after accelerated ageing

Resistance to static immersion

Resistance to rain

Insulation shrinkage

Cold Impact

Active resistance

BOSMAL/I-7-69/03

ISO 6722-1:2011

ISO 6722-1:2011/Cor 1:2012

PN-EN 60068-2-14:2009

IEC 60227-2:1997+A1:2003 p. 2.1

Electrical connectors

Resistance (voltage drop)

Water resistance

Temperature/humidity cycling

Insulation resistance

Withstand voltage

Connector coding and polarization

Current cycles

Heat ageing

Free fall

Dust resistance

Rapid change of temperature (thermal shock)

Temperature rise

 

PN-EN ISO 8092-2:2008

Crimp resistance

(50 x 10-6 to 1 )

PN-EN ISO 60512-2-1:2006

PN-EN ISO 60512-2-2:2006

PN-EN 60352-2:2006

PN-EN 60352-2:2006/A1:2013-10

Connectors for electronic equipment

Contact resistance - millivolt level method

PN-EN 60512-2-1:2006

Contact resistance - test current method

PN-EN 60512-2-2:2006

Insulation resistance

PN-EN 60512-3-1:2005

Voltage stress test

PN-EN 60512-4-1:2006

Voltage proof of pre-insulated crimp barrels

PN-EN 60512-4-3:2006

Temperature rise

PN-EN 60512-5-1:2006

Current-carrying capacity tests with current-temperature derating

PN-EN 60512-5-2:2005

Current loading, cyclic

PN-EN 60512-9-5:2010

Climatic tests

PN-EN 60512-11-1:2002

PN-IEC 68-2-61:1994

PN-IEC 68-2-61:1994/Ap1:1999

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Electrical and electronic equipment installed in L, M, N and O-category vehicles, supplied with 12 V and 24 V DC current

Measurements of emitted disturbances

ISO7637-2:2011

UNECE Regulation No. 10 Series 05 Annex 10

Resistance to transient conduction along supply lines: impulses 1, 2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4, 5a, 5b

ISO 7637-2:2011

ISO 16750-2:2012

UNECE Regulation No. 10 Series 05

Annex 10


Rear-view mirrors for vehicles of categories L, M and N

Coefficient of reflection (total) of mirror surfaces

UNECE Regulation No. 46 Series 04 p.6.1.2.2

Laminated automotive glass for vehicles of categories L, M, N, O and T

Light transmission

Optical distortion

Secondary-image-separation test

Directive 92/22/EEC Annex II A,
as amended, up to Directive 2001/92/EC Annex II B

Directive 2009/144/EC Annex III C
updated by Directive 2010/62/EU

UNECE Regulation No. 43 Series 01 Annex 3, p. 9.1; 9.2; 9.3; 9.4;

ISO 3538:1997 p. 5.1; 5.2; 5.3

Mechanical strength

Directive 92/22/EEC Annex II A,
as amended, up to Directive 2001/92/EC 
Annex II B

Directive 2009/144/EC Annex III C
updated by Directive 2010/62/EU
UNECE Regulation No. 43 Series 01
Annex 3, p. 2.1, 2.2

ISO 3537:2015 p. 6,7

Resistance to:

-       high temperature

-       humidity

Directive 92/22/EEC Annex II A,
as amended, up to Directive No. 2001/92/EC Annex II B

Directive 2009/144/EC Annex III C
updated by Directive 2010/62/EU
UNECE Regulation No. 43 Series 01
Annex 3, p. 5; 7

Toughened automotive glass for vehicles of categories L, M, N, O and T

Light transmission

Optical distortion

Secondary-image-separation test

Directive 92/22/EEC Annex II A,, as amended, up to Directive 2001/92/EC
Annex II B
Directive 2009/144/EC Annex III C
updated by Directive 2010/62/EU
UNECE Regulation No. 43 Series 01
Annex 3, p. 9.1; 9.2; 9.3; 9.4

ISO 3538:1997 p. 5.1; 5.2; 5.3

Mechanical strength

Directive 92/22/EEC Annex II A,
as amended, up to Directive 2001/92/EC

Annex II B

Directive 2009/144/EC Annex III C
updated by Directive 2010/62/EU

UNECE Regulation No. 43 Series 01

Annex 3, p. 2.1; 2.2;

ISO 3537:2015 p. 6; 7

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Toughened automotive glass for L, M, N, O and T-category vehicles

Fragmentation

Directive 92/22/EEC Annex II A,
as amended up to Directive 2001/92/EC
Annex II B
Directive 2009/144/EC Annex III C
updated by Directive 2010/62/EU
UNECE Regulation No. 43 Series 01
Annex 3, p. 1

ISO 3537:2015 p. 9

Heated rear windows (backlights)

Power of heating circuit

Circuit continuity

Temperature rise

Defrosting

Heat-shock resistance

Durability of heating circuit

Abrasion resistance

BOSMAL/I-7-85/02

Advance-warning triangles

Colour

Coefficient of luminous intensity

Luminance factor

UN ECE Regulation No. 27 Series 04

 

Retro-reflective devices for L, M, N, O and T-category vehicles

Colour

UNECE Regulation No. 3 Series 02

Directive76/757/EEC Annex VII, as amended up toDirective2006/96/EC Annex II

Coefficient of luminous intensity

 

UNECE Regulation No. 3 Series 02

Directive 76/757/EEC Annex VII, as amended up toDirective2006/96/EC Annex II

Vertical traffic signs

Colour

WT-ITS/19/94-PLE ed. 6 (04.06.2004)
p. 5.6.4

PN- EN 12899-1:2010 p. 4.1.1.3

Coefficient of luminous intensity

 

WT-ITS/19/94-PLE ed. 6 (04.06.2004) 
p. 5.6.5

PN-EN 12899-1:2010 p. 4.1.1.4

Rear marking plates for slow-moving M, N, O and T-category vehicles and

mobile machinery

 

Colour

PN-S-73102:1994 p. 4.6.3

UNECE Regulation No. 69 Series 01 Annex 6

Coefficient of luminous intensity

 

PN-S-73102:1994 p. 4.6.4

Regulation No. 69 UNECE Series 01 Annex 7

Rear marking plates for heavy and long vehicles

Colour

UNECE Regulation No. 70 Series 01

Coefficient of luminous intensity

UNECE Regulation No. 70 Series 01

Direction indicators lights for vehicles of categories L, M, N, O and T

Colour of light

Luminous intensity

UNECE Regulation No. 6 Series 01 p. 6; 8

Directive76/759/EEC Annex 0 p. 6; 8, as amended up to Directive2006/96/EC Annex II

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Front and rear position (side) lights for vehicles of categories L, M, N, O and T

Colour of light

Luminous intensity

UNECE Regulation No. 7 Series 02

p. 6; 8

Directive76/758/EEC Annex 0 p. 6;
as amended, up to Directive 2006/96/EC  Annex II

Stop lights for vehicles of categories L, M, N, O and T

Colour of light

Luminous intensity

UNECE Regulation No. 7 Series 02

p. 6; 8

Directive76/758/EEC Annex 0 p. 6; 8,
as amended, up to Directive 2006/96/EC
Annex II

Rear fog lights for vehicles of categories L3, L4, L5, L7, M, N, O and T

Colour of light

Luminous intensity

UNECE Regulation No. 38 Series 00   Directive77/538/EEC Annex 0 p. 3; 6,
as amended, up to Directive 2006/96/EC Annex II

Reversing lamps for vehicles of categories M, N, O and T

Colour of light

Luminous intensity

UNECE Regulation No. 23 Series 00

p. 6; 8

Directive 77/539/EEC Annex 0 p. 6; 8,
as amended, up to Directive2006/96/EC
Annex II

Light-signalling devices for vehicles of category L

Colour of light

Luminous intensity

Luminance

UN ECE Regulation No. 50 Series 00

BOSMAL/I-7-84/02

CIE 15:2004

Headlamps for vehicles of categories L, M, N and T

Colour of light

Luminous intensity

Illuminance

 

UN ECE Regulation No. 1 Series 02

UN ECE Regulation No. 5 Series 03

UN ECE Regulation No. 8 Series 05

UN ECE Regulation No. 19 Series 04

UN ECE Regulation No. 20 Series 03

UN ECE Regulation No. 31 Series 03

UN ECE Regulation No. 56 Series 01

UN ECE Regulation No. 57 Series 02

UN ECE Regulation No. 72 Series 01

UN ECE Regulation No. 82 Series 01

UN ECE Regulation No. 98 Series 01

UN ECE Regulation No. 112 Series 01

UN ECE Regulation No. 113 Series 02

UN ECE Regulation No. 123 Series 01

BOSMAL/I-7-84/02

CIE 15:2004

Special warning lamps

Warning and safety light devices

Obstruction lights

 

Luminous intensity/ Effective luminous intensity

Frequency of pulse

Colour of light

UN ECE Regulation No. 65 Series 00

PN-EN 12352:2010

ICAO 9157 PART 4 “Aerodrome Design Manual” ed. 4 – 2004

BOSMAL/I-7-84/02

CIE 15:2004

Solid electrical insulating materials

Surface resistance

Volume resistance

Resistance to the grounding element

Resistance between points
(range up to 100 TΩ)

Dielectric strength

(voltage up to 35 kV, current up to 1 A)

BOSMAL/I-7-65/02

PN-EN 61340-2-3:2002

PN-EN 62631-1:2011

PN-EN 60243-1:2013-12

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Safety glazing materials (glass, transparent polymers)for vehicles of categories L, M, N, O and T

Haze
by spectrophotometric method

ISO 3537:2015

ASTM D1003:2013

BOSMAL/I-7-72/02

UN ECE Regulation No. 43 Series 01 Annex 3 p. 4

ANSI/SAE Z-26.1:1996

Products from plastic, glass, textiles, nonwovens, foams, rubber, coatings (including painting ones)

Colour of materials reflecting

and transmitting light

BOSMAL/I-7-66/02

PN-EN ISO 105-A05:2000

PN-EN ISO 105-J01:2002

PN-EN ISO 105-J03:2009

PN-ISO 7724-1:2003

PN-ISO 7724-2:2003

PN-ISO 7724-3:2003

CIE 15:2004

DIN 53236:2017-09

SAE J1545:2014-10

PN-EN ISO 11664-1:2011

PN-EN ISO 11664-2:2011

PN-EN ISO 11664-3:2013-08

PN-EN ISO 11664-4:2011

PN-EN ISO 11664-5:2016-10

PN-EN ISO 11664-6:2016-09

Delineator posts and retroreflectors

Colour

Luminance factor

Coefficient of luminous intensity

PN-EN 12899-3:2010

High-visibility warning clothes and accessories

Colour

Coefficient of retroreflection

PN-EN ISO 20471:2013-07

PN-EN 1150:2001

PN-EN 13356:2004

Reflective materials and devices

Coefficient of luminous intensity

Coefficient of retroreflection

CIE 54.2:2001

 

Road Testing Department (BD)

Sarni Stok 93, 43-300 Bielsko-Biała

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Vehicles of category M1

Useful trunk capacity by use the measuring cuboids method

ISO 3832:2002

Wind screen defrosting and demisting

Regulation (EU) No. 672/2010 Annex II
p. 2

Weight and its distribution on each axle, sides and wheels by use portable weighing platforms
Range: 150 to 6000kg on single wheel

PN-ISO 2416:1997

Directive95/48/EC App. to Annex II

Interior heating effectiveness
by measuring temperatures at certain locations of the car while driving

BOSMAL/I-7-62/03

Vehicles of categories M1 and N1

Wheel setting geometry:

Range of measurement:

- wheel convergence: ± 3°

- wheel's angle of heel: ± 5°

- stub-axle's angle of heel: ± 18°

- stub-axle's castor angle: ±18°

- wheel's steering angle: ± 20°

- front wheels' displacement: ± 2°

BOSMAL/I-7-11/04

Centre of gravity situation
by car’s weight
method horizontally and with one axle upraised

ISO 10392:2011 w/o p.7

Maximum speed by non-contact method on a straight track or oval ring

Range: up to 190 km/h

BOSMAL/I-7-83/02

UN ECERegulation No. 68 Series 00
p. 5.5.1; 5.5.3; 5.5.4

 

Acceleration intensity
by non-contact method on a straight track

Range: up to 190 km/h

BOSMAL/I-7-83/02

Incorrectness of odometer's readings
by comparison with values measured by non-contact method

BOSMAL/I-7-59/03

Incorrectness of speedometer's readings
by comparison with values measured by non-contact method

UN ECE Regulation No. 39 Series 01
p. 5.3

Fuel consumption characteristics
by volumetric method in the road test

Range: 60 l/h

BOSMAL/I-7-58/02

Fuel consumption at constant speed
by volumetric method in the road test

Range: 60 l/h

UN ECE Regulation No. 84 Series 00
Annex 4, p.3.3.1

Oil consumption under on-road conditions
by gravimetric method

BOSMAL/I-7-13/07

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Vehicles of categories M1 and N1

Tire tread abrasibility under on-road conditions
by supervised exploitation method

BOSMAL/I-7-92/02

U-turn diameter
by marking
drive track with liquid under the moving vehicle

BOSMAL/I-7-60/02

Durability, reliability and functionality during mileage accumulation over various routes

BOSMAL/I-7-61/03

Vehicles of categories M1 and N1with hydraulic brakes

Braking systems efficiency
by road and speed measured by non-contact method

UN ECE Regulation No. 13 Series 11 Annex No. 4 (w/o Annex No. 13)
UN ECE Regulation No. 13H
Series 01 Annex No. 3 (w/o Annex No. 6)
UN ECE Regulation No. 90
Series 02 Annex No. 3 (w/o p. 2.2)
and Annex No. 11 (w/o p. 3 and 4)
Directive 98/12/EC Annex II

Vehicles of categories M1, N1 and N2

In-use fuel consumption
by volumetric method
in the road test Range: 60 l/h

BOSMAL/I-7-12/04

Car parts, sub-assemblies and sets

Assemblability in workshop conditions

BOSMAL/I-7-14/03

Vehicles of categories M2 and M3

Fuel consumption in SORT road cycle

Volumetric method in the road test

Range: 60 l/h

UITP Project SORT Standardized On-Road Test Cycles New Edition UITP 2014 D/2014/0105/1

Vehicles of categories M1, N1 and T

Engine starting efficiency under different temperature conditions

Range of temperature: (-40 to +50) oC

BOSMAL/I-7-73/01

Vehicles of category T

Maximum design speed

Directive2009/60/EC corrected by Directive2010/62/EC

Checking the speed regulator

regarding the maximum design speed

Directive2009/144/EC corrected by Directive2010/52/EC and by
Directive 2010/62/EC

Effectiveness of the braking systemsby measuring the braking distance and delay as well as speed by non-contact method

Directive76/432/EEC App. II
as amended, up to Directive97/54/EC

Mechanical coupling components of combinations of vehicles

The installation and the position on the vehicle

UN ECE Regulation No. 55 Series 01, Annex No. 7

Vehicles of category N

Dimensions of vehicle external projections by use of models and special equipment

UNECE Regulation No. 61 Series 00

Vehicles of categories M, N and O

Installation of tyres

Commission Regulation (EU) 458/2011

 

Gauge and Standards Room - Metrology (BP)

Sarni Stok 93, 43-300 Bielsko-Biała

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Metal, plastic (stiff) and glass products

External, internal, mixed and indirect dimensions:

- up to 5000 mm on the surface

by direct, comparison method
(with accuracy up to 1 mm),
- up to 3000 mm by direct, coordinate, contact method (with accuracy up to 0.005 mm),

- up to 300 mm
by direct, contact-free method

(with accuracy up to 0.001 mm)

- up to 200 mm
by direct, differential method
(with accuracy up to 0.001 mm)

BOSMAL/I-7-32/05
BOSMAL/I-7-78/01
BOSMAL/I-7-79/01
BOSMAL/I-7-80/02
BOSMAL/I-7-81/02
BOSMAL/I-7-82/01

Angular dimensions:

- arm of an angle up to 3000 mm
by direct, contact method
(with accuracy up to 1')

- arm of an angle up to 300 mm
by direct, contact-free method
(with accuracy up to 10')

BOSMAL/I-7-32/05
BOSMAL/I-7-79/01
BOSMAL/I-7-80/02
BOSMAL/I-7-81/02
BOSMAL/I-7-82/01

Surface roughness:

- parameters defined in the norm
 PN-ENISO 4287:1999
by direct, contact method

with accuracy up to 0.02 µm

- flat surfaces,

- cylindrical surfaces along axis of symmetry

PN-EN ISO 4288:2011

Shape deviations:

a) straightness by direct, contact method

- up to 3000 mm
(with accuracy up to 0.005 mm),

b) flatness

- max. surface 3000x1200 mm
by direct, contact method

c) circularity by direct, contact method

- up to Ø 1200 mm
(with accuracy up to 0.005 mm),

d) cylindricity by direct, contact method

- up to Ø 1200 mm and L <3000 mm
(with accuracy up to 0.005 mm).

BOSMAL/I-7-32/05
BOSMAL/I-7-78/01
BOSMAL/I-7-79/01
BOSMAL/I-7-80/02
BOSMAL/I-7-81/02
BOSMAL/I-7-82/01

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Metal, plastic (stiff) and glass products

Position deviations:

a) parallelism

- up to 3000 mm by direct, contact method (with accuracy up to 0.005 mm),

- up to 300 mm by direct, contact-free method (with accuracy up to 0.002 mm)

b) perpendicularity

- up to 3000 mm by direct, contact method (with accuracy up to 0.005 mm)

- up to 300 mm by direct, contact-free method (with accuracy up to 0.002 mm)

c) position

- up to 3000 mm by direct, contact method (with accuracy up to 0.005 mm)

- up to 300 mm by direct, contact-free method (with accuracy up to 0.002 mm)

d) concentricity

- up to 1200 mm by direct, contact method(with accuracy up to 0.005 mm)

- up to 300 mm by direct, contact-free method (with accuracy up to 0.002 mm)

e) coaxiality

- up to 1200 mm by direct, contact method(with accuracy up to0.005 mm)

- up to 300 mm by direct, contact-free method (with accuracy up to 0.002 mm)

f) symmetry

- up to 3000 mm by direct, contact method (with accuracy up to 0.005 mm)

- up to 300 mm direct, contact-free method (with accuracy up to 0.002 mm)

Complexity deviation

- radial and axis run-out

BOSMAL/I-7-32/05
BOSMAL/I-7-78/01
BOSMAL/I-7-79/01
BOSMAL/I-7-80/02
BOSMAL/I-7-81/02
BOSMAL/I-7-82/01

Pitch diameter of external, metric thread

M4 to M32 three measuring wires method

(with accuracy up to 0.002 mm)

BOSMAL/I-7-36/03

Internal, metric thread dimensions

M4 to M32 - by plug gauge

PN-ISO 1502:1998

 

Tested object / product

Type of activity/tested

characteristics/test methods

Reference documents

Rubber and plastic products (flexible)

with limitations as a result of flexibility of the objects

External, internal, mixed, indirect dimensions:

- up to 5000 mm on the surface
by direct, comparison method
(with accuracy up to 1 mm),

- up to 3000 mm
by direct, contact method
(with accuracy up to 0.2 mm),

- up to 300 mm
by direct, contact-free method
(with accuracy up to 0.1 mm)

BOSMAL/I-7-32/05
BOSMAL/I-7-79/01
BOSMAL/I-7-81/02
BOSMAL/I-7-82/01

Angular dimensions:

- arm of an angle up to 3000 mm
by indirect, contact method
(with accuracy up to 20'),

- arm of an angle up to 300 mm
by direct, contact-free method
(with accuracy up to 10')

BOSMAL/I-7-32/05
BOSMAL/I-7-79/01
BOSMAL/I-7-81/02
BOSMAL/I-7-82/01

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