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1.1 This specification covers steel tie plates for use in railroad track.
1.2 Two grades of tie plates are described: Grade 1, low carbon, and Grade 2, high-carbon-hot-worked.
1.3 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The values in parentheses are for information only.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
A700 Practices for Packaging, Marking, and Loading Methods for Steel Products for Shipment
American Railway Engineering and Maintenance of Way Association (AREMA)SpecificationforStee
ICS Number Code 77.140.50 (Flat steel products and semi-products)