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|
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 I - Zinc-coated (galvanized), and
Type II - Zinc-5 % aluminum mischmetal (Zn-5A1-MM) alloy coated.
This specification is applicable to orders in either inch-pound units (as A 854) or acceptable SI units (as A854M). Inch-pound units and SI units are not necessarily equivalent.