ASTM International - ASTM F2124-01
Standard Practice for Testing Ladder Treestand, Tripod Treestand and Climbing Stick Load Capacity
|Publication Date:||10 June 2001|
|ICS Code (Outdoor and water sports equipment):||97.220.40|
1.1 This practice provides guidance for testing the load capacity of ladder and tripod type treestands. This practice also applies to climbing sticks which shall meet the same requirements as the steps to ladder and tripod type stands. For changes to this specification since the last issue, refer to the Summary of Changes section at the end of the standard.
1.2 The values stated are in inch-pound units and are to be regarded as the standard.
1.3 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 and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.