ASTM WK45373

    Revision of F2291 - 13 Standard Practice for Design of Amusement Rides and Devices

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    Active Standard: F2291 - 14

    Developed by Subcommittee: F24.24 | Committee F24 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK45373

    1. Rationale

    The F-24 Strengths and Loads Subtask Group has reviewed the exemption in section 8.30.2 and is recommending this single exemption be deleted. Elimination of this specific exemption will mean the Designer/ Engineer of new portable rides and devices will now use the same existing requirement already in F-2291 section 8.30 for all applicable amusement rides and devices. Elimination of this exemption will not effect amusement rides and devices that are considered Service Proven.


    Keywords

    acceleration limits; amusement ride or devices; anti-rollback devices; chain; clearance envelope; containment; control systems; design; electrical; emergency safety device; fasteners; fatigue; fencing; guardrails; hydraulics; impact factor; loads and strengths; mechanical systems; operational hours; pneumatics; restraints; ride analysis; welding; wire rope;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    03-13-2014

    Technical Contact:
    William Kelley

    Status:
    Draft Under Development