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    ASTM F823 - 93(2017)

    Standard Specification for Desk, Log, Marine, Steel, with Cabinet

    Active Standard ASTM F823 | Developed by Subcommittee: F25.03

    Book of Standards Volume: 01.07

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    This specification covers the construction of marine log desks of steel construction with cabinets that are to be provided with two adjustable shelves. Sheet metal shall be of commercial quality and the metal components shall be joined by welding or gluing with a structural adhesive to prevent racking of chest during handling. Spotwelds shall be spaced at a specific distance wherein visible spotwelds higher than the general surface of the adjacent metal shall be ground flush while visible spotweld depressions shall be spot filled and sanded flush. To prevent buckling or oil-canning, side panels shall be stiffened suitably. Sound deadening shall be vermin proof and shall be applied to back and inner face of sides of chest. A furniture base shall also be provided to secure the log desk to deck.

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    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification covers the construction of marine log desks of steel construction with cabinets.

    1.2 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.

    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

    A366/A366M Specification for Commercial Steel (CS) Sheet, Carbon, (0.15 Maximum Percent) Cold-Rolled

    D907 Terminology of Adhesives

    F782 Specification for Doors, Furniture, Marine

    F825 Specification for Drawers, Furniture, Marine, Steel

    F826 Specification for Tops, Furniture, Marine, Steel

    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 47.020.70 (Navigation and control equipment)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 11101704(Steel)

    Referencing This Standard
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    DOI: 10.1520/F0823-93R17

    Citation Format

    ASTM F823-93(2017), Standard Specification for Desk, Log, Marine, Steel, with Cabinet, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2017, www.astm.org

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