# OSD - SD-10

## Guide for Identification and Development of Metric Standards

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This document supplies guidance for the identification and development of standards and specifications using the International System of Units (SI), commonly known as the metric system.1 The guide does not cover metric practice, such as methods of converting and rounding, which is addressed in Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)/ASTM SI 10, American National Standard for Metric Practice.

1 Since 1960, it has been known as the International System of Units (The International System of Units [SI], 8th ed., Bureau International des Poids et Mesures, 2006).

### Document History

SD-10
May 1, 2019
Guide for Identification and Development of Metric Standards
This document supplies guidance for the identification and development of standards and specifications using the International System of Units (SI), commonly known as the metric system.1 The guide...
December 1, 2003
GUIDE FOR IDENTIFICATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF METRIC STANDARDS
This document provides guidance for the identification and development of standards and specifications using the International System of Units (SI), commonly known as the metric system. The guide...
March 1, 1990
GUIDE FOR IDENTIFICATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF METRIC STANDARDS
This document provides a "how to" guide to the identification and development of needed metric standards and specifications. The guide does not cover metric practice, such as methods of converting...