1.1 This terminology standard provides a compilation of definitions for terminology used for mechanical fasteners.
1.2 Terms in this terminology are organized alphabetically. In Appendix X1 they are listed under fastener characteristic.
1.3 Additional definitions are shown in ANSI/ASME B18.12; IFI Glossary of Terms, IFI-139 and IFI-140; and SAE J412.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
A563 Specification for Carbon and Alloy Steel Nuts
E456 Terminology Relating to Quality and Statistics
F432 Specification for Roof and Rock Bolts and Accessories
F2428 Guide for Selection and Use for Pelvic Ring Circumferential Compression Stabilization Devices (PRCCSD)
B18.12 Glossary of Terms for Mechanical Fasteners
ICS Number Code 01.040.21 (Mechanical systems and components for general use (Vocabularies)); 21.060.01 (Fasteners in general)
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