Active Standard ASTM A1056 | Developed by Subcommittee: A04.75
Book of Standards Volume: 01.02
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1.2 It is the purpose of this specification to furnish information as to the characteristics of a particular sleeve type coupling when applied to cast iron soil pipe and fittings manufactured in accordance with Specification A888, latest revision, and CISPI Designation 301, latest revision.
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.
1.4 The following precautionary caveat pertains only to the test method portion, Section 8, of this specification. This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
A48/A48M Specification for Gray Iron Castings
A644 Terminology Relating to Iron Castings
A888 Specification for Hubless Cast Iron Soil Pipe and Fittings for Sanitary and Storm Drain, Waste, and Vent Piping Applications
C564 Specification for Rubber Gaskets for Cast Iron Soil Pipe and Fittings
D2240 Test Method for Rubber Property--Durometer Hardness
E8 Test Methods for Tension Testing of Metallic Materials
ASME StandardsASMEB18.1.2 Square and Hex Nuts (Inch Series)
ICS Number Code 23.040.60 (Flanges, couplings and joints)