ASTM WK43357

    Revision of F606 - 11a Standard Test Methods for Determining the Mechanical Properties of Externally and Internally Threaded Fasteners, Washers, Direct Tension Indicators, and Rivets

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    Active Standard: F606 - 14

    Developed by Subcommittee: F16.01 | Committee F16 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    F16 decided in 2012 that certain ASTM standards including F606/F606M should be combined to make the coordination of inch standards and corresponding metric standards easier to manage in the future.


    compression load; hardness; proof load; properties; tensile; testing; yield; Carburizing applications; Decarburization; Fasteners (metal); Gross decarburization; Hydrogen embrittlement (HE); Mechanical analysis/testing; Metallic hardness; Partial decarburization; Proof load; Rivets; Steel fasteners; Steel washers; Tensile properties/testing; Washers/washer assemblies; Wedge tension testing;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Joe Greenslade


    F16 (14-04)

    Ballot Item Approved as F606/F606M-2014A and Pending Publication