1.1 This specification covers the physical characteristics of round timber construction poles to be used either treated or untreated.
1.2 This test method covers basic principles for establishing recommended design stress values for round timber construction poles that are applicable to the quality described.
1.3 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.
D25 Specification for Round Timber Piles
D2899 Practice for Establishing Allowable Stresses for Round Timber Piles
design; poles; stresses; timber; Construction--building materials/applications; Design stresses; Timber
ICS Number Code 79.040 (Wood, sawlogs and sawn timber)
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Citing ASTM Standards
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