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Hot sticks #165146
06/20/07 11:41 AM
06/20/07 11:41 AM
okfixer  Offline OP
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Sidney,Ne, USA
Are there any inspection intervals required for hot sticks? If so, is it in a ASTM document?

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Re: Hot sticks [Re: okfixer] #165147
06/20/07 02:58 PM
06/20/07 02:58 PM
Zog  Offline
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Charlotte, NC
They should be tested every 2 years if they are used as your primary means of shock protection. ASTM F711

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Re: Hot sticks [Re: Zog] #165149
06/20/07 04:11 PM
06/20/07 04:11 PM
okfixer  Offline OP
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Thank you Zog.

Re: Hot sticks [Re: okfixer] #165241
06/23/07 08:57 PM
06/23/07 08:57 PM
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OK!, grin
Welcome along mate, cool
What type of hot-sticks are you using?.
The shot-gun or the telescopic type?.

Last edited by Trumpy; 06/23/07 08:59 PM. Reason: Typo


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