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    ASTM F783 - 88(2018)

    Standard Specification for Staple, Handgrab, Handle, and Stirrup Rung

    Active Standard ASTM F783 | Developed by Subcommittee: F25.03

    Book of Standards Volume: 01.07

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    This specification provides the design and dimensional requirements for the construction of steel staples, handgrabs, and handles that are for use on steel structures including all parts of a ships' structure as necessary, as well as individual stirrup rungs that are for use on bulkheads or structures as deemed necessary.

    This abstract is a brief summary of the referenced standard. It is informational only and not an official part of the standard; the full text of the standard itself must be referred to for its use and application. ASTM does not give any warranty express or implied or make any representation that the contents of this abstract are accurate, complete or up to date.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification provides design, construction for steel staples, handgrabs, handles, and individual stirrup rungs.

    1.2 The staples, handgrabs, and handles depicted in this specification are for use on steel structures including all parts of ships' structure as necessary. The individual stirrup rungs are for use on bulkheads or structure as deemed necessary.

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

    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

    A575 Specification for Steel Bars, Carbon, Merchant Quality, M-Grades

    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 47.020.10 (Hulls and their structure elements)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 25111900(Marine craft systems and subassemblies)

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    DOI: 10.1520/F0783-88R18

    Citation Format

    ASTM F783-88(2018), Standard Specification for Staple, Handgrab, Handle, and Stirrup Rung, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2018, www.astm.org

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