AS6834 Counterfeit Materiel; Assuring Acquisition of Authentic and Conforming Bearings

Current

05/24/2024

Features
Issuing Committee
Scope
Content
The purpose of this document is to provide detailed requirements to preclude the acquisition and use of suspect counterfeit or counterfeit bearings and/or bearing components/materiel.
The term bearings referenced throughout this document includes bearings and/or bearing components/materiel (e.g., balls, races, lubricant, cage, seal).
The requirements of this document supplement the requirements of a higher-level quality standard (e.g., AS/EN/JISQ9100, ISO 9001, ANSI/ASQ E4, ASME NQA-1, AS9120, AS9003, and IATF 16949 or equivalent) and other quality management system documents.
All appendices are provided for guidance and are not mandatory.
Rationale
Content
Counterfeit bearings are a threat to product safety, reliability, and performance. The AS6834 Aerospace Standard builds upon the processes stated in AS6174 and adds bearing commodity specific requirements with the goals of preventing the acquisition and use of counterfeit bearings and mitigating the impacts of any counterfeit incursion.
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DOI
https://doi.org/10.4271/AS6834
Pages
22
Citation
SAE International Technical Standard, Counterfeit Materiel; Assuring Acquisition of Authentic and Conforming Bearings, SAE Standard AS6834, Issued May 2024, https://doi.org/10.4271/AS6834.
Additional Details
Publisher
Published
May 24
Product Code
AS6834
Content Type
Technical Standard
Status
Current
Language
English

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