ASTM A702-89(2006)

    Historical Standard: ASTM A702-89(2006) Standard Specification for Steel Fence Posts and Assemblies, Hot Wrought

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    ASTM A702

    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification covers steel fence posts and assemblies manufactured from hot-wrought sections and intended for use in field and line fencing.

    1.2 The posts are available in tee, channel, or U and Y-bar shapes or angle shapes and are furnished painted or galvanized, unless otherwise specified.

    1.3 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.


    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    A29/A29M Specification for Steel Bars, Carbon and Alloy, Hot-Wrought, General Requirements for

    A36/A36M Specification for Carbon Structural Steel

    A123/A123M Specification for Zinc (Hot-Dip Galvanized) Coatings on Iron and Steel Products

    A153/A153M Specification for Zinc Coating (Hot-Dip) on Iron and Steel Hardware

    A499 Specification for Steel Bars and Shapes, Carbon Rolled from T Rails

    A641/A641M Specification for Zinc-Coated (Galvanized) Carbon Steel Wire

    A700 Practices for Packaging, Marking, and Loading Methods for Steel Products for Shipment

    Federal Standards

    FED-STD-123 Marking for Shipments (Civil Agencies) Available from Standardization Documents Order Desk, Bldg. 4 Section D, 700 Robbins Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19111-5094, Attn: NPODS.

    Military Standards

    MIL-STD-163 Steel Mill Products, Preparation for Shipment and Storage


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 77.140.85 (Iron and steel forgings)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 30102903(Metal posts)


    DOI: 10.1520/A0702-89R06

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