• AS 1138-1992

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    Thimbles for wire rope

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Superseded date:  06-30-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1992

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    1 - AS 1138-1992 THIMBLES FOR WIRE ROPE
    4 - PREFACE
    4 - CONTENTS
    5 - 1 SCOPE
    5 - 2 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
    5 - 3 DEFINITIONS
    5 - 3.1 Competent person
    5 - 3.2 Regulatory authority
    6 - 3.3 Self-coloured
    6 - 3.4 Shall
    6 - 3.5 Should
    6 - 3.6 Nominal size of a thimble
    6 - 3.7 Gusset (or fillet)
    6 - 3.8 Point of a thimble
    6 - 3.9 Thimble
    9 - 4 MATERIALS
    9 - 5 DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE
    9 - 5.1 Dimensions
    9 - 5.2 Holes
    9 - 5.3 Bosses
    9 - 5.4 Heat treatment
    10 - 5.5 Defects and finish
    10 - 5.6 Surface finish
    10 - 6 MECHANICAL PROPERTIES
    10 - 6.1 Strength
    10 - 6.2 Deformation
    10 - 7 MARKING
    10 - 8 TESTING OF MECHANICAL PROPERTIES
    12 - APPENDIX A - INFORMATION THAT SHOULD BE SUPPLIED WITH ENQUIRIES AND ORDERS
    13 - APPENDIX B - STANDARDS FOR COMPONENTS USED IN LIFTING SYSTEMS
    13 - APPENDIX C - CONDITIONS FOR APPLICATION OF TEST FORCES
    14 - APPENDIX D - MEANS FOR DEMONSTRATING COMPLIANCE WITH THIS STANDARD
    14 - D1 SCOPE
    14 - D2 STATISTICAL SAMPLING
    14 - D3 PRODUCT CERTIFICATION-STANDARDSMARK
    14 - D4 SUPPLIER’S QUALITY SYSTEM
    14 - D5 OTHER MEANS OF ASSESSMENT

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Specifies requirements for thimbles that are suitable for use with Grade 1770, galvanized or natural, round strand, equal lay, 6 x 36 Seale-Warrington + IWR steel wire ropes complying with Table 2.6 of AS 3569-1989.

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    This Standard specifies requirements for thimbles that are suitable for use with Grade 1770, galvanized or natural, round strand, equal lay, 6 x 36 Seale-Warrington + IWR steel wire ropes complying with Table 2.6 of AS 3569-1989.NOTES:1 This Standard does not prevent the use of these or other types of thimble with fibre rope.2 Guidance on information that should be supplied with enquiries and orders is given in Appendix A.3 Standards for components that are used in lifting systems are listed in Appendix B.

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    Committee ME-025
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes
    Under Revision

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    First published as AS 1138-1971.Second edition 1992. First published as AS 1138-1971. Second edition 1992.

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    AS 1418.1-2002 Cranes, hoists and winches General requirements
    AS 1831-1985 Iron castings - Spheroidal or nodular graphite cast iron
    AS 1442-1992 Carbon steels and carbon-manganese steels - Hot-rolled bars and semifinished products
    AS 1418.1-1994 Cranes (including hoists and winches) - General requirements
    AS 1199-1988 Sampling procedures and tables for inspection by attributes
    AS 1442-2007 Carbon steels and carbon-manganese steels - Hot rolled bars and semifinished products (Reconfirmed 2017)
    AS 3904.1-1987 Quality management and quality system elements Guidelines
    AS 3678-1990 Structural steel - Hot-rolled plates, floorplates and slabs
    AS 1816-1990 Metallic materials - Brinell hardness test
    AS 3679.1-1990 Structural steel - Hot-rolled bars and sections
    AS/NZS 1595:1998 Cold-rolled, unalloyed, steel sheet and strip (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 1627.0-1997 Metal finishing - Preparation and pretreatment of surfaces Method selection guide (Reconfirmed 2017)
    AS 2074-2003 Cast steels
    AS 1789-1984 Electroplated coatings - Zinc on iron or steel
    AS 1399-1990 Guide to AS 1199 - Sampling procedures and tables for inspection by attributes
    AS 1065-1988 Non-destructive testing - Ultrasonic testing of carbon and low alloy steel forgings (Reconfirmed 2022)
    AS/NZS 3679.1:1996 Structural steel Hot-rolled bars and sections
    AS 1171-1998 Non-destructive testing - Magnetic particle testing of ferromagnetic products, components and structures (Reconfirmed 2022)
    AS 2074-1982 Steel castings
    AS 2193-1978 Methods for calibration and grading of force-measuring systems of testing machines
    AS 1444-1996 Wrought alloy steels - Standard, hardenability (H) series and hardened and tempered to designated mechanical properties
    AS 1650-1989 Hot-dipped galvanized coatings on ferrous articles
    AS 3900.1-1987 Quality management and quality assurance Standards Guidelines for selection and use
    AS 1448-1981 Carbon steels and carbon-manganese steels - Forgings (ruling section 300 mm maximum)
    AS 2193-2005 Calibration and classification of force-measuring systems (Reconfirmed 2017)
    AS 1627.6-2003 Metal finishing - Preparation and pretreatment of surfaces Chemical conversion treatment of metals (Reconfirmed 2017)
    AS 1627.6-1994 Metal finishing - Preparation and pretreatment of surfaces - Chemical conversion treatment of metals
    AS 1448-2007 Carbon steel and carbon-manganese steels - Forgings (ruling section 300 mm maximum)
    AS 1831-2007 Ductile cast iron
    AS 1595-1981 Cold-rolled unalloyed low carbon steel sheet and strip
    AS 1446-1981 Carbon steels and carbon-manganese steels - Hot-rolled slab, plate and strip based on chemical composition
    AS 1444-2007 Wrought alloy steels - Standard, hardenability (H) series and hardened and tempered to designated mechanical properties (Reconfirmed 2017)
    AS/NZS 3678:1996 Structural steel - Hot-rolled plates, floorplates and slabs
    AS 3569-1989 Steel wire ropes
    AS 1789-2003 Electroplated zinc (electrogalvanized) coatings on ferrous articles (batch process) (Reconfirmed 2017)
    AS 1449-1994 Wrought alloy steels - Stainless and heat-resisting steel plate, sheet and strip

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    AS 1380.1-1998 Fibre-rope slings - Product specification
    AS 3776-2006 Lifting components for Grade T chain slings
    AS/NZS 4576:1995 Guidelines for scaffolding
    AS 1418.1-2002 Cranes, hoists and winches General requirements
    AS 2759-2004 Steel wire rope - Use, operation and maintenance
    AS 1666.1-1995 Wire-rope slings - Product specification
    AS 1418.7-1999 Cranes (including hoists and winches) Builders hoists and associated equipment
    AS 1418.1-1994 Cranes (including hoists and winches) - General requirements
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