Active Standard ASTM A491 | Developed by Subcommittee: F14.40
Book of Standards Volume: 01.06
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This specification covers the basic physical requirements for steel chain-link fence fabric that are aluminum-coated before weaving. Fabrics conforming to this specification shall meet specified requirements for weave form and typical diamond count, size of mesh, size of wire, height of fabric, selvage, weight of aluminum coating, breaking strength, workmanship and finish, and standard length of rolls.
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1.1 This specification covers aluminum-coated steel chain-link fence fabric, aluminum-coated before weaving.
1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
Military StandardsMIL-STD-163 Steel Mill Products, Preparation for Shipment and Storage
A370 Test Methods and Definitions for Mechanical Testing of Steel Products
A700 Practices for Packaging, Marking, and Loading Methods for Steel Products for Shipment
A817 Specification for Metallic-Coated Steel Wire for Chain-Link Fence Fabric and Marcelled Tension Wire
ICS Number Code 77.140.65 (Steel wire, wir ropes and link chains)