ASTM F1789 - 17

    Standard Terminology for F16 Mechanical Fasteners

    Active Standard ASTM F1789 | Developed by Subcommittee: F16.91

    Book of Standards Volume: 01.08


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    1. Scope

    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.

    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.

    ANSI/ASME Standard

    B18.12 Glossary of Terms for Mechanical Fasteners

    ASTM Standards

    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)


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 01.040.21 (Mechanical systems and components for general use (Vocabularies)); 21.060.01 (Fasteners in general)

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    DOI: 10.1520/F1789-17

    Citation Format

    ASTM F1789-17, Standard Terminology for F16 Mechanical Fasteners, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2017, www.astm.org

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