Developed by Subcommittee: D07.06
WITHDRAWN, NO REPLACEMENT
This practice covers the full-length preservative treatment of utility poles by the thermal process.
Formerly under the jurisdiction of Committee D07 on Wood, this practice was discontinued in April 2007 because it is no longer relevant for use in the industry.
1.1 This practice covers the full-length preservative treatment of utility poles by the thermal process.
1.2 Poles furnished under this practice shall be limited to the following species: Douglas fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii),
Lodgepole pine (Pinus contorta),
Alaska yellow cedar (Chamaecyparis nootkatensis),
Northern white cedar (Thuja occidentalis),
and Western red cedar (Thuja plicata).
1.3 The purchaser should note that requirements both within and between species vary and care must be used in selection of specific options for the intended use and service area.