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    ASTM F3151 - 17

    Standard Specification for Driven Steel Post Drive Anchor System

    Active Standard ASTM F3151 | Developed by Subcommittee: F14.10

    Book of Standards Volume: 01.06


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    1. Scope

    1.1 This standard provides an alternative to the use of concrete footings for the purpose of installing steel post framework to support chain link, expanded metal, welded wire mesh, wood, ornamental, rigid PVC, and composite fence.

    1.2 This standard is not intended to include all methods available to support fence post framework.

    1.3 This standard does not intend to preclude any practice that has proven equal to or given better performance under varying conditions such as location, weather, or intended use.

    1.4 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard.

    1.5 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.

    1.6 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

    F567 Practice for Installation of Chain-Link Fence

    F1043 Specification for Strength and Protective Coatings on Steel Industrial Fence Framework


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 25.140.99 (Other hand-held tools)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 31162100(Anchors)


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    DOI: 10.1520/F3151-17

    Citation Format

    ASTM F3151-17, Standard Specification for Driven Steel Post Drive Anchor System, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2017, www.astm.org

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