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EN 15283-2


Gypsum boards with fibrous reinforcement - Definitions, requirements and test methods - Part 2: Gypsum fibre boards


This European Standard specifies the characteristics and performance of gypsum fibre boards intended to be used in building construction works including those intended for secondary manufacturing operations. It includes boardsdesigned to receive either direct surface decoration or gypsumplaster.

Determination of:

  • flexural strength (bending strength)
  • deflection under load
  • shear strength (strength of board/substructure connection)


  • Machines suited for the EN 15283-2 standard:
    IJFIntelli-Jack with frame