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ASTM F 680 : 2020

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Standard Test Methods for Nails

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Hardcopy , PDF

Language(s)

English

Published date

08-01-2021

1.1These test methods cover procedures for the testing of nails. The test or tests selected, and the requirements for compliance, will be as specified in the applicable product standard. Performance tests for nail withdrawal and lateral load capability are not included as they are covered by Test Methods D1761.

1.2The tests described are as follows:

Section

Dimensional tests

5

Tension test

6

Conventional bend test

7

Impact bend test

8

Rockwell hardness test

9

Coating weight test

10

Coating adherence test for zinc-coated nails

11

1.3The 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.

1.4This 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.

1.5This 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.

Committee
F 16
DocumentType
Test Method
Pages
6
PublisherName
American Society for Testing and Materials
Status
Current
Supersedes

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ASTM A 370 : 2011 Standard Test Methods and Definitions for Mechanical Testing of Steel Products
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ASTM A 428/A428M : 2021 Standard Test Method for Weight [Mass] of Coating on Aluminum-Coated Iron or Steel Articles
ASTM F 547 : 2022 Standard Terminology of Nails for Use with Wood and Wood-Base Materials
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