Active Standard ASTM F857 | Developed by Subcommittee: F26.01
Book of Standards Volume: 15.12
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This specification covers the material, design, and performance requirements pertinent to the construction of spray-type, stationary rack commercial dishwashing machines that are manually fed yet automatically controlled to uniformly wash, rinse, and sanitize eating and drinking utensils. Representative production models of the washers shall pass performance, operation, leakage, and energy and productivity tests, and should function satisfactorily as specified. Certification, product marking, and packaging are also considered.
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1.1 This specification covers manually fed, spray-type, stationary rack, automatically controlled, hot water and chemical sanitizing commercial dishwashing machines.
1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.
1.3 The following precautionary caveat pertains only to the test methods portion, Section 12, of this specification: 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.
A29/A29M Specification for Steel Bars, Carbon and Alloy, Hot-Wrought, General Requirements for
A167 Specification for Stainless and Heat-Resisting Chromium-Nickel Steel Plate, Sheet, and Strip
A276 Specification for Stainless Steel Bars and Shapes
A436 Specification for Austenitic Gray Iron Castings
A554 Specification for Welded Stainless Steel Mechanical Tubing
A582/A582M Specification for Free-Machining Stainless Steel Bars
B43 Specification for Seamless Red Brass Pipe, Standard Sizes
B75 Specification for Seamless Copper Tube
B127 Specification for Nickel-Copper Alloy (UNS N04400) Plate, Sheet, and Strip
F760 Specification for Food Service Equipment Manuals
F861 Specification for Commercial Dishwashing Racks
F1696 Test Method for Energy Performance of Single-Rack, Door-Type Commercial Dishwashing Machines
American National StandardsANSIS1.13 Methods for the Measurement of Sound Pressure Levels
National Electrical Manufacturers Association StandardsNEMAMG-1 Motors and Generators
National Fire Protection Association StandardsNFPANo.70 National Electrical Code
Federal RegulationsOSHATitle29 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Chapter XVII, Part 1910
ICS Number Code 97.040.40 (Dishwashers)