Flammability Requirement for Gaskets and Seals - UL 61010-1

occounty

Involved In Discussions
#1
Hello,

We are trying to get our upcoming new product certified to UL 61010-1. Currently we are stuck with the gasket for 8 inches by 15 inches in our product. Is there any specific requirement for the flammability of gaskets/seals? I was not able to find anything specific in 61010-1 standard.

Thanks in advance!
 
Elsmar Forum Sponsor

CharlieUK

Quite Involved in Discussions
#2
It depends on where the gasket is.

Easiest route to compliance is generally containment option in Figure 11, so if you meet clause 9.3.2 (b) then I don't think there should be much on an issue.

What flammability rating does the gasket have?
Is it fitted in any kind of recess, or just sat between two flat surfaces?
 

occounty

Involved In Discussions
#3
Hello,

The gasket is located in the trace in the polymeric enclosure and the polymeric door both of which are ULV-0 rated. This part of enclosure houses three heaters raging from 10 W to 60 W.

Thanks for help.
 

occounty

Involved In Discussions
#4
The gasket is in recess.
9.3.2 requires that enclosure and flame barrier of non-metallic materials shall have a flammability of V-1 or better.

Now, in our case the enclosure is rated V-1, but the question is how about gasket? The gasket sits in the recess on the edge of the compartment which happens to be flame enclosure.

Thank you for your support.
 
Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
M Honda Requirement HES C 206 - Flammability specification Customer and Company Specific Requirements 10
T Flammability testing Reliability Analysis - Predictions, Testing and Standards 0
P Flammability Testing of Aircraft Interior Materials Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Standards and Requirements 0
R GMW 15571 - Flammability IATF 16949 - Automotive Quality Systems Standard 0
S MSA (measurement system analysis) on Flammability tester? Gage R&R (GR&R) and MSA (Measurement Systems Analysis) 2
E IEC & UL 60601-1 Plastics Flammability - Guidance on flame-rated plastics usage IEC 60601 - Medical Electrical Equipment Safety Standards Series 11
R FMVSS 302 Flammability Testing Certification Quality Manager and Management Related Issues 2
J Flammability: Testing Burn Rate with Improper Sample Size fmvss 302 Various Other Specifications, Standards, and related Requirements 1
B Flammability Ratings for Internal Battery & Hand-Held ME Equipment IEC 60601 - Medical Electrical Equipment Safety Standards Series 6
K ISO 3795 FMVSS 302 Flammability - Automotive Quality Manager and Management Related Issues 5
L Flammability Rating - is FT4 a better rating than FT1? Other US Medical Device Regulations 2
D Should all materials used for ME Equipment have flammability of class V-0 or higher? IEC 60601 - Medical Electrical Equipment Safety Standards Series 5
P Medical Device Insulated Wire Flammability Classifications FV-1, VW-1 and FT-1 (CSA) EU Medical Device Regulations 3
T Enclosure Flammability Rating of Molded-In Custom Color Liquid Concentrates IEC 60601 - Medical Electrical Equipment Safety Standards Series 3
D Flammability EN 1021 - Polyurethane Foam that meets EN 1021-1 & 2 Other ISO and International Standards and European Regulations 3
M Cal 133 flammability standard - Medical Devices - Stupid Customer Tricks 21 CFR Part 820 - US FDA Quality System Regulations (QSR) 5
C Flammability of medical textile - any relevant standards? ISO 13485:2016 - Medical Device Quality Management Systems 2
S What's difference between fmvss302 and GM6090M? Flammability of interior materials Various Other Specifications, Standards, and related Requirements 5
P IATF 16949 requirement - error-proofing in control plan IATF 16949 - Automotive Quality Systems Standard 2
C ISO/ IEC 17021 Resource requirement (need help) Document Control Systems, Procedures, Forms and Templates 5
D ISO 14971:2019 vs MDR Annex 1, Requirement #4 - "Manufacturers shall inform users of any residual risks" ISO 14971 - Medical Device Risk Management 2
B IATF16949 audit requirement - Auditor request UCL and LCL must be show Xbar-R, IATF 16949 - Automotive Quality Systems Standard 7
J 21 CFR 821 Medical Device Tracking Requirement 21 CFR Part 820 - US FDA Quality System Regulations (QSR) 2
J Is Device Tracking Card an actual requirement under FDA regulation? Other US Medical Device Regulations 0
W Misinterpretation of requirement acceptable as root cause? Problem Solving, Root Cause Fault and Failure Analysis 19
S ECG Cable Banana to Snap or Tab electrode Adapters -- ISO 10993 Requirement Other Medical Device Related Standards 0
D IATF 16949 Requirement for CMMI in a Global Company Elsmar Cove Forum Suggestions, Complaints, Problems and Bug Reports 0
W Regarding Requirement for Hi pot & Leakage Current test Station Set-up IEC 60601 - Medical Electrical Equipment Safety Standards Series 6
L Stage 2 audit - Requirement for 3 months of records ISO 9000, ISO 9001, and ISO 9004 Quality Management Systems Standards 5
M Requirement to manufacture under a quality management system EU Medical Device Regulations 4
A Risk Number for each software requirement IEC 62304 - Medical Device Software Life Cycle Processes 7
T ISO 17025:2017 requirement 5.7.b. about maintenance the integrity of the management system ISO 17025 related Discussions 1
I Laboratory Fridge / Freezer Inventory - Requirement(s) ISO 9000, ISO 9001, and ISO 9004 Quality Management Systems Standards 6
A Several sections of traditional 510(K) have the same or similar requirement of content. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 4
S Requirement to Conduct New Shelf-life Testing? (re-do testing for design change) EU Medical Device Regulations 3
C Compliance with ISO 17025 requirement 8.4.2 - Controls - Records recovery ISO 17025 related Discussions 4
Q User Requirement Specification for HR (Human Resource Management System) Manufacturing and Related Processes 1
P Obstruction alarm requirement ISO 80601-2-12 Other Medical Device Related Standards 1
P Electrosurgical Device User Need: Cord Flexibility -> Requirement Other Medical Device and Orthopedic Related Topics 4
C Industrial scales and MSA (IATF 16949 requirement 7.1.5.1.1) IATF 16949 - Automotive Quality Systems Standard 30
C ISO 13485 Requirement in Australia/NZ for class 1? ISO 13485:2016 - Medical Device Quality Management Systems 1
N Label Placement Requirement in MDD/MDR EU Medical Device Regulations 1
adir88 MDR requirement: Risk Management Plan for "each device" ISO 14971 - Medical Device Risk Management 5
S Article 61 - MDR Clinical Investigation Requirement EU Medical Device Regulations 5
V 3 PQ lots mentioned as requirement in PPAP. Is this necessary? APQP and PPAP 2
I MSA requirement for 5 Micrometers + CP changes need customer approval? IATF 16949 - Automotive Quality Systems Standard 2
F AS9100D, raw material standards are a requirement for manufacturing? AS9100, IAQG, NADCAP and Aerospace related Standards and Requirements 5
S Clinical Evaluation - Is this an ISO 13485:2016 requirement? ISO 13485:2016 - Medical Device Quality Management Systems 4
S ISO17020 - Equipment calibration requirement General Measurement Device and Calibration Topics 3
A ISO 17025 Requirement 6.2 - Department Manager Testing Qualifications ISO 17025 related Discussions 1

Similar threads

Top Bottom