ASTM A702-22 - 1.5.2022
1. Scope

1.1This specification covers steel fence posts manufactured from hot-wrought sections and intended for use in field and line fencing.

1.2The posts are available as studded tee and are furnished painted or galvanized, unless otherwise specified.

1.3The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.

1.4This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

2. Referenced Documents


Specification for Steel Bars and Shapes, Carbon Rolled from T Rails


Specification for Steel Bars, Carbon and Alloy, Hot-Wrought, General Requirements for


Specification for Zinc-Coated (Galvanized) Carbon Steel Wire


Practices for Packaging, Marking, and Loading Methods for Steel Products for Shipment


Marking for Shipments (Civil Agencies)


Marking for Shipment and Storage


Steel Mill Products, Preparation for Shipment and Storage


Specification for Zinc (Hot-Dip Galvanized) Coatings on Iron and Steel Products