Usable Equipment

Testers must be familiar and competent in the operation of any and all testing equipment used to carry out sound insulation tests in accordance to industry standards

Make Model Upload Type UK Distributor
Norsonic
Nor-121

Nor-140

Nor - 145

Nor - 150
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Campbell Associates
www.campbell-associates.co.uk/
Rion
NA-28

NA-58
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ANV Measurements Systems
www.noise-and-vibration.co.uk
NTi Audio
XL2
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Bruel & Kjaer
2250

2270
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Bruel & Kjaer
www.bksv.com/
Svantek
SV977
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Below is the what standards equipment should be calibrated to. All equipment should be undertaken by a UKAS or iLAC accredited laboratory for the specific class of calibration required.

Traceable, manufacturers or verified calibration is not acceptable.

Equipment Standard
Sound Level Meter
Verified against the accuracy class 0 or 1 in IEC 60651 and IEC 60804
Sound Level Meter Filters
IEC61260
Sound Calibrator
Against accuracy class 1 defined in IEC 60942
Reverberation Time
ISO 354
Tapping Machine
Annex A of ISO 140-7
Hired Equipment

If equipment is hired, a record should be kept of all equipment used for testing and pre-completion testing including that which is not owned by the test.