MIL-STD-105 - Sampling Procedures and Tables For Inspection by Attributes.
MIL-STD-129 - Marking for Shipment and Storage.
MIL-STD-271 - Nondestructive Testing Requirements for Metals.
Radiographic Standard for Production and Repair
(Copies of specifications, standards, drawings, and publications required by contractors
in connection with specific procurement functions should be obtained from the procuring
activity or as directed by the contracting officer.)
2.2 Other publications. The following documents form a part of this specification to
the extent specified herein. Unless otherwise indicated, the issue in effect on date of
invitation for bids or request for proposal shall apply.
AMERICAN IRON AND STEEL INSTITUTE (AISI)
Steel Products Manual.
(Application for copies should be addressed to the American Iron and Steel Institute,
1000 16th Street NW, Washington, DC 20036.)
AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR TESTING AND MATERIALS (ASTM)
A153 - Zinc Coating (Hot-Dip) on Iron and Steel Hardware, Spec. For.
(Application for copies should be addressed to the American Society for Testing and
Materials, 1916 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103.)
UNIFORM CLASSIFICATION COMMITTEE
Uniform Freight Classification Ratings Rules and Regulations.
(Application for copies should be addressed to the Uniform Classification Committee
Agent, G.F. Earl, Tariff Publications Officer, Room 1106, 222 South Riverside Plaza, Chicago,
NATIONAL CLASSIFICATION BOARD
National Motor Freight Classification Classes and Rules.
(Application for copies should be addressed to the ATA Tariff section, 1616 P Street,
NW, Washington, DC 20036.)
(Technical society and technical association specifications and standards are generally
available for reference from libraries. They are also distributed among technical groups
and using Federal agencies.)
3.1 First article sample. prior to beginning production, a sample shall be examined
and tested as specified in 4.3 (see 6.3). The first article sample is defined as a produc-
tion unit which will be identical to the units which the manufacturer will subsequently pro-
duce in fulfillment of the contract. The first article sample shall be destroyed upon suc-
cessful completion of the required examination and tests.
3.1.1 Production units. Production units shall be fabricated in quantities specified
in the contract or order shall be in accordance with the examination and tests specified
3.2.1 Hoist links. Hoist links shall be made from steel bars, AISI No. 1020 1022,
1023, 1025, 1030, or equal, normalized. Following compliance with the test specified in
4.6.2 links shall be galvanized by the hot-dip method.
184.108.40.206 Steel hoist links. Ends of the bar which form the steel hoist link shall be
forged or Welded together. The joint shall be in the straight section of the link. The
finished link shall be smooth to prevent abrasion of the friction pads.