ASTM F3358 - 18

    Standard Practice for Labeling and Information for Exoskeletons

    Active Standard ASTM F3358 | Developed by Subcommittee: F48.01

    Book of Standards Volume: 15.08


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    Significance and Use

    4.1 This practice contains the recommendations for minimal informational requirements for the identification of exoskeletons. It is intended to provide the user with some of the basic information necessary for the selection and use of the exoskeletons.

    4.2 Additional information beyond the content recommended by this practice is permitted to be applied to the label.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This practice sets forth labeling and instruction guidelines for manufacturers of exoskeletons.

    1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to inch-pound units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.

    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.

    Other Standards

    ISO 7000 / IEC 60417 Graphical symbols for use on equipment

    ASTM Standards

    F1301 Practice for Labeling Chemical Protective Clothing

    F2727 Guide for Manufacturers for Labeling Headgear Products

    U.S. Code of Federal Regulations

    21 CFR 890.3480 Powered lower extremity exoskeleton


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 11.180.10 (Aids and adaptation for moving); 25.040.30 (Industrial robots. Manipulators)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code


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    DOI: 10.1520/F3358-18

    Citation Format

    ASTM F3358-18, Standard Practice for Labeling and Information for Exoskeletons, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2018, www.astm.org

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