Active Standard ASTM F1648 | Developed by Subcommittee: F08.16
Book of Standards Volume: 15.07
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Significance and Use
4.2 These test methods are not meant to be all inclusive since special circumstances may occur that dictate the use of nonconforming procedures for evaluation. These special circumstances and the requirements they establish cannot be totally anticipated and therefore must be considered on an individual basis.
1.2 These test methods are not intended to provide information beyond any evaluation of the serving string material that would determine its fitness for use other than in the fabrication of the completed bowstring.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D76 Specification for Tensile Testing Machines for Textiles
D123 Terminology Relating to Textiles
D204 Test Methods for Sewing Threads
D1776 Practice for Conditioning and Testing Textiles
D2256 Test Method for Tensile Properties of Yarns by the Single-Strand Method
ICS Number Code 97.220.40 (Outdoor and water sports equipment)
UNSPSC Code 49181608(Archery bow strings)