ASTM WK44596

    Revision of E985 - 00(2006) Standard Specification for Permanent Metal Railing Systems and Rails for Buildings

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    Developed by Subcommittee: E06.56 | Committee E06 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    Technical update of load requirements, application and reformat of standard. These changes bring this specification in line with the corresponding standard E 935 as updated in 2013.


    buildings; deflections; design; guardrail systems; handrail systems; loads; railing systems (metal); rails; residual deflections; stair-rail systems; tests; transfer rail systems;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    James Hauck

    Draft Under Development