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Subcommittee Invites the Fitness Products Industry to Help Develop Standard

ASTM Subcommittee F08.30 on Fitness Products invites fitness-industry manufacturers, testing labs, and consultants to develop a new Standard Specification for Elliptical Trainers. The subcommittee welcomes individuals to join the standards development task group, led by Dave Dyer, Precor, Inc., Woodinville, Wash.

“A standard for these popular fitness products is the next project for our standards development committee,” says chairman Harv Voris, vice president of Engineering, Paramount Fitness Corporation, Los Angeles, Calif. Voris says the subcommittee will develop this standard to complement and augment the already published standards for fitness products.

For further technical information, contact Voris (phone: 323/721-2121). Committee F08 meets Nov. 19-22 in Tampa, Fla. For membership or meeting details, contact Jim Olshefsky, director, Committee Services, ASTM International (phone: 610/832-9714). //

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