We are a local company supplying local businesses within Yorkshire and beyond
Small Single, Single, Small Double, Double, King Size, Made To Measure Service
Welcome To Source 5
What Is Source 5?
Source 5 is the Minimum Standard of Fire Resistance for Mattresses and Furniture in Care Homes Hostels and Hotels and covers
British BS 5852 source 0, 1, 5 (Cigarette, Match) and
A test rig is constructed in order to simulate a chair with the fabric to be tested. This rig is subjected to different ignition sources.
There are 8 types of ignition sources, each with different heat intensity. They are classified from 1 to 8, the intensity doubling compared to the preceding source. The most frequently used are ignition source 0, 1 and 5.
Source 5: wooden crib 5
A crib is composed of wooden planks, glued together. Lint is attached to the bottom. After adding propane-diol the crib is placed on the test rig and ignited with a match. If no flaming or progressive smouldering is observed on both cover and interior material, the test is recorded as no ignition and the material passes the test.
We supply Water Proof Mattresses, Fire Resistant Mattresses, To Boarding Schools, Care Homes, Hotels and Hostels and the domestic market
Flame Retardant Bed Linen And Curtains
We can also Supply Crib 7 for High Risk Environments
All Our Source 5 (Crib 5) And Source 7 (Crib 7) Are UK Made And To UK Standards
We are also pleased to be able to offer
Extra Strong Extra Long Metal Frames
These frames can be any length and are designed to be extra strong
Are you ready for the new season ? Are all your Beds and Mattresses to the standard your customers expect ? If not why not give us a call ? we have good quality 13.5 gauge springs with a ,6 gauge rod edge wire frame which gives medium firm supportive feel.Mattresses and Bases are finished in a traditional Candy Stripe
Standard Source 5