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    ASTM F825 - 93(2017)

    Standard Specification for Drawers, Furniture, Marine, Steel

    Active Standard ASTM F825 | Developed by Subcommittee: F25.03

    Book of Standards Volume: 01.07

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    This specification covers the construction of steel furniture drawers for use where invoked by other marine furniture specifications. Joining shall be adequate to prevent racking during handling. Metal components of drawers, shall be joined by welding or gluing with a structural adhesive. All drawers shall incorporate a latch or other positive means to prevent drawers opening in heavy seas. All drawers shall be furnished with a means for pulling drawers open. Each drawer shall have a pair of drawer tracks with one drawer track on each of its sides. Load test and tilt test shall be performed to conform with the specified requirements. Drawers shall be made to a size that suits the furniture item that supports them.

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    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification covers the construction of steel furniture drawers for use where invoked by other marine furniture specifications.

    1.2 This specification applies to all furniture drawers, except items requiring progressive drawers.

    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.

    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

    A240/A240M Specification for Chromium and Chromium-Nickel Stainless Steel Plate, Sheet, and Strip for Pressure Vessels and for General Applications

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

    A653/A653M Specification for Steel Sheet, Zinc-Coated (Galvanized) or Zinc-Iron Alloy-Coated (Galvannealed) by the Hot-Dip Process

    D907 Terminology of Adhesives

    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 47.020.80 (Accommodation spaces)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 11101704(Steel)

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    DOI: 10.1520/F0825-93R17

    Citation Format

    ASTM F825-93(2017), Standard Specification for Drawers, Furniture, Marine, Steel, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2017, www.astm.org

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