Standard Specification for Metallic-Coated Steel Smooth High-Tensile Fence and Trellis Wire
|Publication Date:||10 April 1998|
|ICS Code (Steel wire, wire ropes and link chains):||77.140.65|
1.1 This specification covers 12½-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:
1.1.1 Type I--Zinc-coated (galvanized), and
1.1.2 Type II--Zinc-5 % aluminum mischmetal (Zn-5Al-MM) alloy coated.
1.2 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.