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    ASTM C746-90(2014)

    Standard Specification for Corrugated Asbestos-Cement Sheets for Bulkheading (Withdrawn 2019)

    Withdrawn Standard: ASTM C746-90(2014) | Developed by Subcommittee: C17.03


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    Withdrawn Rationale:

    This specification covers the types, physical properties, and dimensions of bulkhead corrugated asbestos-cement sheets designed to provide sheet piling for erosion control along fresh-water lake shores and inland waterways of fresh or salt water.

    Formerly under the jurisdiction of Committee C17 on Fiber-Reinforced Cement Products, this specification was withdrawn in November 2019. This standard is being withdrawn without replacement due to its limited use by industry.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification covers the types, physical properties, and dimensions of bulkhead corrugated asbestos-cement sheets designed to provide sheet piling for erosion control along fresh-water lake shores and inland waterways of fresh or salt water.

    1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. The values stated in parentheses are provided for information only.

    1.3 Warning—Breathing of asbestos dust is hazardous. Asbestos and asbestos products present demonstrated health risks for users and for those with whom they come into contact. In addition to other precautions, when working with asbestos-cement products, minimize the dust that results. For information on the safe use of chrysotile asbestos, refer to “Safe Use of Chrysotile: A Manual on Preventive and Control Measures.”2

    1.4 The following precautionary caveat pertains only to the test method portion, Sections 9 – 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.

    ASTM Standards

    C208 Specification for Cellulosic Fiber Insulating Board

    C460 Terminology for Asbestos-Cement

    Military Standard

    MIL-STD-129 Marking for Shipment and Storage


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    DOI: 10.1520/C0746-90R14

    Citation Format

    ASTM C746-90(2014), Standard Specification for Corrugated Asbestos-Cement Sheets for Bulkheading (Withdrawn 2019), ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2014, www.astm.org

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