Standard: BHMA - ANSI A156.9


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This Standard contains requirements for cabinet hardware and includes hinges, knobs, pulls, catches, shelf rests, standards and brackets, drawer slides, rotating shelves and track with guides for sliding panels. Included are performance tests covering operational, cyclical, strength, and finish criteria.

Tests described in this Standard are performed under laboratory conditions. In actual usage results vary because of installation, maintenance and environmental conditions. Tests required are applicable to hardware products only and are not intended to evaluate systems incorporating cabinet components. Fixtures described are designed to withstand the test forces required and only hardware items are measured.

Organization: Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association Inc.
Document Number: ansi a156.9
Publish Date: 2015-01-01
Page Count: 38
Available Languages: EN
DOD Adopted: NO
ANSI Approved: YES
Most Recent Revision: YES
Current Version: YES
Status: Active

Document History

Document # Change Type Update Date Revision Status
ANSI A156.9 Change Type: STCH Update Date: 2010-01-01 Revision: 10 Status: INAC
ANSI A156.9 Change Type: Update Date: 2003-01-01 Revision: 03 Status: INAC
ANSI A156.9 Change Type: Update Date: 2001-01-01 Revision: 01 Status: INAC
ANSI A156.9 Change Type: Update Date: 1994-01-01 Revision: 94 Status: INAC
ANSI A156.9 Change Type: Revision: 88 Status: INAC
ANSI A156.9 Change Type: Revision: 82 Status: INAC
ANSI A156.9 Change Type: Revision: 75 Status: INAC
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