Work Item
ASTM WK72594

New Practice for Standard Practice for obtaining Acceleration Data on Water Slide Systems Using Humans

1. Scope

The scope of the Committee shall be development of standard methods of test, performance specifications, definitions, maintenance, operations, and practices and guides for amusement rides and devices. The work of this Committee will be coordinated with other ASTM Committees and other societies and organizations having mutual interest.


Acceleration, Waterslide, Water Slide, data, humans, instrumented


To provide the accepted practice of collecting data for water slides in a water slide system by the use of humans. Even though ASTM F2137-19 provides the basis for acceleration data gathering in most but not all Amusement Devices, it cannot fully apply to water slides.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F24.70

Committee: F24

Staff Manager: Katerina Koperna

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 04-13-2020

Technical Contact: Andreas Tanzer

Item: 019

Ballot: F24 (21-01)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 001

Ballot: F24.70 (20-01)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 067

Ballot: F24 (20-04)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 026

Ballot: F24 (22-02)

Status: Negative Votes Need Resolution