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    ASTM F1309 - 98(2018)

    Standard Practice for Installation Procedures for Fitting Chocks to Marine Machinery Foundations

    Active Standard ASTM F1309 | Developed by Subcommittee: F25.03

    Book of Standards Volume: 01.07

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    Significance and Use

    3.1 This practice provides the three principal methods of fitting chocks to marine machinery foundations to ensure that the machinery is free of vibration and perfectly aligned after installation.

    3.1.1 The three principal methods of installing chocks described herein are as follows: Type A—Epoxy-based resin, nonshrinking Chockfast Orange PR 610 TCF by Philadelphia Resin Corp., or equal, and Type B—Two-piece wedge chocks. Type C—Solid, one-piece fitted chocks.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This practice covers the acceptable methods of fitting chocks to marine machinery foundations.

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

    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, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

    1.4 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

    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

    A370 Test Methods and Definitions for Mechanical Testing of Steel Products

    D638 Test Method for Tensile Properties of Plastics

    D648 Test Method for Deflection Temperature of Plastics Under Flexural Load in the Edgewise Position

    D695 Test Method for Compressive Properties of Rigid Plastics

    Other Documents

    American Bureau of Shipping Rules for Building an

    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 47.020.20 (Marine engines and propulsion systems)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 25111900(Marine craft systems and subassemblies)

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    DOI: 10.1520/F1309-98R18

    Citation Format

    ASTM F1309-98(2018), Standard Practice for Installation Procedures for Fitting Chocks to Marine Machinery Foundations, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2018, www.astm.org

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