ASME A17.6-2022


Standard for Elevator Suspension, Compensation, and Governor Systems

Published by ASME International, 03/27/2023


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ASME A17.6, 2022 Edition, 2023 – Standard for Elevator Suspension, Compensation, and Governor Systems

This Standard covers the means and members of

suspension, compensation, and governor systems for

elevators within the scope of ASME A17.1/CSA B44.

NOTE: It must be determined by the individual working commit

tees as to the level of appropriateness of applying the New Tech

nologies in their particular applications.

This Standard includes the material properties, design,

testing, inspection, and replacement criteria for these

means. It includes the requirements for steel wire

rope, aramid fiber rope, and noncircular elastomeric

coated steel suspension members, and provides direction

for future constructions as new technology develops.

General Product Information:

Document Type PDF
ISBN 9780791875599
Pages 70
Document Language English
Publisher American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
Status Current


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