ISO 16426:2002 Preview
Fasteners -- Quality assurance system
This standard was last reviewed and confirmed* in 2013.
*Therefore this version remains current
ISO 16426 specifies requirements for a fastener quality assurance system to be met by the fastener manufacturers and distributors. These requirements are intended to reduce or prevent the production of non-conforming fasteners with the objective of approaching zero defects for the characteristics specified.
This International Standard outlines the requirements from receipt of raw material through the manufacturing process to delivery at the distributor or the user, who is the installer.