Active Standard ASTM C901 | Developed by Subcommittee: C15.05
Book of Standards Volume: 04.05
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This specification covers the structural design and quality control of fabrication for load-bearing and non-load-bearing prefabricated masonry panels. Structural design of panels shall be performed in accordance with the provisions of the applicable local building code and the requirements specified. A quality control test shall be made in accordance with the specified requirements.
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1.1 This specification covers the structural design and quality control of fabrication for load-bearing and non-load-bearing prefabricated masonry panels. Methods of prefabrication, field erection, and jointing are not covered in this specification.
1.2 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.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
C67 Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Brick and Structural Clay Tile
C109/C109M Test Method for Compressive Strength of Hydraulic Cement Mortars (Using 2-in. or [50-mm] Cube Specimens)
C140 Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units and Related Units
C270 Specification for Mortar for Unit Masonry
C476 Specification for Grout for Masonry
C780 Test Method for Preconstruction and Construction Evaluation of Mortars for Plain and Reinforced Unit Masonry
C1019 Test Method for Sampling and Testing Grout
C1180 Terminology of Mortar and Grout for Unit Masonry
C1232 Terminology of Masonry
C1314 Test Method for Compressive Strength of Masonry Prisms
C1357 Test Methods for Evaluating Masonry Bond Strength
C1717 Test Methods for Conducting Strength Tests of Masonry Wall Panels
E518 Test Methods for Flexural Bond Strength of Masonry
Other StandardsTMS602/ACI530.1/ASCE Specification for Masonry Structures
ICS Number Code 91.060.10 (Walls. Partitions. Facades); ICS Number Code 91.060.10 (Walls. Partitions. Facades)