Standard Specification for Metallic-Coated Steel Smooth High-Tensile Fence and Trellis Wire
|Publication Date:||1 May 2008|
|ICS Code (Steel wire, wire ropes and link chains):||77.140.65|
This specification covers 12 ½-gage (0.099-in.) [2.5- mm] Class 3 metallic-coated steel wire suitable for use in parallel-wire fence, trellis, and similar structures that are typically nonelectrified. Two types of coatings are covered, as follows:
Type 1-Zinc-coated (galvanized), and
Type II-Zinc-5 % aluminum mischmetal (Zn-5Al- MM) alloy coated.
This specification is applicable to orders in either inch-pound units (as A 854) or acceptable SI units (as A 854M). Inch-pound units and SI units are not necessarily equivalent.
*A Summary of Changes section appears at the end of this standard.