Visual assessment of furniture surfaces

This document defines visual assessment procedures for the appearance of furniture surfaces with regard to surface defects and colour and gloss variations.
It is not applicable to constructive features or geometric dimensions, e.g. parallelism of edges.
This standard is applicable to all furniture surfaces except textile and leather surfaces.
It applies to the incoming and outgoing goods inspections, as well as local assessments.

Visuelle Bewertung von Möbeloberflächen

Dieses Dokument legt visuelle Bewertungsverfahren für das Erscheinungsbild von Möbeloberflächen im Hinblick auf Oberflächendefekte sowie Farb  und Glanzabweichungen fest.
Es ist nicht auf konstruktive Merkmale oder geometrische Abmessungen, z. B. Parallelität von Kanten, anwendbar.
Diese Norm ist auf alle Möbeloberflächen mit Ausnahme von textilen Oberflächen und Lederoberflächen anwendbar.
Sie gilt für Wareneingangs  und Warenausgangsprüfungen sowie lokale Bewertungen.

Evaluation visuelle de la surface des meubles

Le présent document définit des modes opératoires d’évaluation visuelle de l’aspect des surfaces de meubles au regard des défauts de surface, des variations de couleur et des variations de brillance.
Elle ne s’applique pas aux caractéristiques de construction ou aux dimensions géométriques, comme le parallélisme des chants.
La présente Norme s’applique à toutes les surfaces des meubles à l’exception des surfaces textiles ou en cuir.
Elle s’applique aux inspections de réception et d’expédition de marchandises, ainsi qu’aux évaluations locales.

Vizualno ocenjevanje površine pohištva

Cilj je oblikovati standard ali tehnično poročilo, ki opisuje metodo za ocenjevanje poškodb površin po izvedbi preskusov, predvidenih za površine pohištva. Vizualno ocenjevanje se bo uporabljajo za vrednotenje rezultatov teh preskusov in bo predstavljeno v ustreznih standardih s sklicem na novo tehnično poročilo ali standard.

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Vizualno ocenjevanje površine pohištva
Visual assessment of furniture surfaces
Visuelle Bewertung von Möbeloberflächen
Evaluation visuelle de la surface des meubles
Ta slovenski standard je istoveten z: EN 17214:2019
97.140 Pohištvo Furniture
SIST EN 17214:2019 en,fr,de
2003-01.Slovenski inštitut za standardizacijo. Razmnoževanje celote ali delov tega standarda ni dovoljeno.

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EN 17214


July 2019
ICS 97.140
English Version

Visual assessment of furniture surfaces
Evaluation visuelle de la surface des meubles Visuelle Bewertung von Möbeloberflächen
This European Standard was approved by CEN on 26 May 2019.

CEN members are bound to comply with the CEN/CENELEC Internal Regulations which stipulate the conditions for giving this
European Standard the status of a national standard without any alteration. Up-to-date lists and bibliographical references
concerning such national standards may be obtained on application to the CEN-CENELEC Management Centre or to any CEN

This European Standard exists in three official versions (English, French, German). A version in any other language made by
translation under the responsibility of a CEN member into its own language and notified to the CEN-CENELEC Management
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Contents Page
European foreword . 3
1 Scope . 4
2 Normative references . 4
3 Terms and definitions . 4
4 Assessment equipment . 5
4.1 Cleaning solution . 5
4.2 Lighting . 5
4.3 Holder for furniture components . 5
4.4 Assessment template . 6
4.5 Light box . 7
4.6 Test pattern . 7
4.7 Rating code scale . 8
5 Testing and assessment . 9
5.1 General. 9
5.2 Procedure A for visual assessment of furniture components at the incoming and
outgoing inspection in the factory . 9
5.3 Procedure B for visual a

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