Active Standard ASTM F1068 | Developed by Subcommittee: F25.03
Book of Standards Volume: 01.07
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This specification covers the principal dimensions and the mechanical requirements for manufacturing individually dogged, airtight/gastight double doors of steel and aluminum construction for personnel access through bulkheads, complete with frames, intended to maintain the structural and the air and gas tightness integrity of the bulkheads.
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1.1 This specification, to be used in conjunction with Specification F1073, covers the principal dimensions and the mechanical requirements for manufacturing steel and aluminum individually dogged, airtight/gastight double doors for personnel access through bulkheads, complete with frames, intended to maintain the structural and the air and gas tightness integrity of the bulkheads.
1.3 The following precautionary caveat pertains only to the Test Methods portion, Section 6, of this specification: This standard does not purport to address the safety concerns 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.
A36/A36M Specification for Carbon Structural Steel
A131/A131M Specification for Structural Steel for Ships
B209 Specification for Aluminum and Aluminum-Alloy Sheet and Plate
F1073 Specification for Door Fittings, for Watertight /Gastight /Airtight, Weathertight, and Non-Tight Doors, for Marine Use
ICS Number Code 47.020.10 (Hulls and their structure elements)