Standard Active Last Updated: May 12, 2020
ASTM F2780-20

Standard Guide for Design and Construction of Expanded Metal Security Fences and Barriers

Scope

1.1 This guide provides assistance for the site security designer to select the proper components required to design a site specific expanded metal physical security perimeter barrier.

1.2 This standard does not purport to address all of the physical protection security concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish the appropriate design for the level of physical protection required and determine the applicability of regulatory requirements or limitations prior to use.

1.3 It is recommended that Specification F2548 be used in conjunction with this guide.

1.4 Units—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.

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Details
Book of Standards Volume: 01.06
Developed by Subcommittee: F14.50
Pages: 6
DOI: 10.1520/F2780-20
ICS Code: 13.310; 91.090