Significance and Use
This test method is intended for quality assurance and production control purposes.
1.1 This test method covers the determination of the static load capacity of treestands in terms of a factor of safety relative to the manufacturer's rated capacity.
1.2 The values stated are in inch-pound units and are to be regarded as the standard.
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.
F2531 Test Method for Load Capacity of Treestand Seats
backbar; climbing aid; climbing stick; platform; treestand; tripod; Static tests; Treestand (materials/applications/testing);
ICS Number Code 97.220.40 (Outdoor and water sports equipment)
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Citing ASTM Standards
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