Technical Descriptions and Test Standards

Technical descriptions and test standards are developed to describe the essential physical characteristics and performance required for GSA contracts. Below, you can find documents on the following items:

Commercial Item Descriptions

Doc ID Name Format Size
A-A-2009E Tables, Office (Contemporary Style)
This document describes a contemporary style, office table.
PDF 17KB
A-A-3083 Chairs, Folding (Steel)
This document describes the design and performance requirements for metal folding chairs.
PDF 33KB
A-A-3180A Chairs, Rotary And Straight (Steel, General Office)
This Commercial Item Description contains the design and performance requirements for traditional style, steel office chairs.
DOC 115KB
A-A-3186A File Cabinets, Vertical, Steel
This document describes requirements for medium and heavy duty, steel, vertical file cabinets.
DOC 74KB
A-A-3187A File Cabinets, Lateral and Shelf Files, Steel
This Commercial Item Description describes the design and performance requirements for steel, lateral and shelf files.
DOC 83KB
A-A-3188A DesKBs, Returns, and Credenzas (Steel, Contemporary Style)
This document describes design and performance requirements for contemporary style metal office furniture.
DOC 56KB
A-A-3190A DesKB, Return Attachment and Credenza (Office, Traditional Style)
This document describes design and performance requirements for traditionally styled metal office furniture.
DOC 54KB

 

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Federal Specifications

Doc ID Name Format Size
AA-C-2786 Cabinet, Security, Information Processing System Storage
The specification describes the requirements for security containers used for storing operating information processing systems.
PDF 754KB
  Amendment-2
This amendment revises portions for AA-C-2786.
PDF 22KB
  Qualified Products List QPL-AA-C-2786-1
This document is a list of products qualified under the specification.
PDF 59KB
AA-C-2859A Cabinet, Security, Weapons Storage
This federal specification describes the requirements for weapons storage cabinets.
DOC 130KB
  Qualified Products List QPL-AA-C-2859A-3
This is a list of products qualified under the specification.
DOC 35KB
AA-D-600D Door, Vault, Security
The federal specifications and qualified products list are for GSA approved vault doors intended for the protection of classified information.
PDF 121KB
  Amendment 4
Amendment to Federal Specification AA-D-600D
DOC 35KB
  Qualified Products List QPL-AA-D-600-8
This is a list of products qualified under AA-D-600D.
DOC 52KB
AA-F-358J Filing Cabinet, Legal and Letter Size, Uninsulated, Security
The federal specification and qualified products list are for uninsulated, filing cabinets intended for protection of classified information.
PDF 54KB
AA-F-363D Filing Cabinet Security, Maps and Plans, General Filing and Storage
The federal specification and qualified products list cover map and plan filing cabinets intended for protection of classified information.
PDF 39KB
  Amendment-3
Amendment to map and plan filing cabinet requirements.
DOC 36KB
  Qualified Products List QPL-AA-F-363-17 
This is a list of products qualified under the specification.
DOC 44KB
AA-V-2737 Modular Vault Systems
This document describes requirements for modular vault systems intended for the protection of national security information.
PDF 944KB
  Amendment-2
Amendment to modular vault system requirements.
DOC 33KB
  Qualified Products List QPL-AA-V-2737-5
This is a list of products qualified under the specification.
DOC 44KB
FF-L-2740B LocKB, Combination
This document describes requirements for combination locKBs intended for the protection of national security information.
PDF 155KB
  Qualified Products List QPL-FF-L-2740-8
This document is a list of products qualified under FF-L-2740A.
PDF 8KB
FF-L-2890A LocKB Extension (Pedestrian Door, Deadbolt)
This document describes requirements for combination locKBs used on pedestrian doors.
DOC 108KB
FF-L-2937 Combination LocKB, Mechanical
This specification describes the requirements for mechanical combination locKBs for use on GSA Approved containers.
PDF 68KB
  Amendment 2
Amendment to Federal Specification FF-L-2937
PDF 28KB
  Qualified Products List QPL-FF-L-2937
This document is a list of products qualified under FF-L-2937.
DOC 34KB

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Federal Standards

Doc ID Name Format Size
Fed. Std. 800 Terms, Definitions and Symbols For Security Equipment and Practices
This document is a glossary of terms, definitions and symbols related to security equipment.
DOC 1146KB
Fed. Std. 809B Federal Standard 809B
Federal Standard 809 describes procedures for opening and repair of GSA Approved security containers.
DOC 173KB
Fed. Std. 834A Performance Test Method for Intensive Use Chairs
Federal Standard 834A describes the procedures and acceptance levels for chairs for intensive use environments.
DOC 46KB

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IWAC Purchase Descriptions

Doc ID Name Format Size
FNAE 80-214A Upholstered Furniture Test Method
This document contains performance requirements for rating upholstered furniture into light, medium, and heavy service levels.
PDF 1455KB
FNE 82-243L Beds, Wood, Contemporary OaKB Style This document contains purchase descriptions for beds, wood, heavy duty, stacKBable, bed drawer units, headboards/bed frames and platform (Captain's) beds, contemporary oaKB style DOC 900KB
FCNE 87-441F Furniture Systems
This document describes performance and testing requirements for systems furniture
DOC 44KB
FCNE 87-442F WorKBstation Clusters
This document describes the performance and testing requirements for worKBstation clusters.
DOC 42KB
FCNE 87-445F Demountable Wall Systems
This document describes performance and testing requirements for demountable wall systems.
DOC 37KB
3FNE 90-504C High Density Movable Filing Systems
This document describes minimum requirements for high density filing systems offered for inclusion on Schedule 71 I.
PDF 18KB
FCNE 90-512B MarKBer Boards
This purchase description (PD) covers porcelain enameled steel, wall mounted, marKBer boards.
PDF 17KB

3FNE-CO

91-518E

Contemporary OaKB, Case Pieces This purchase description covers minimum requirements for contemporary oaKB furniture intended for use in military quarters, dayrooms and lounge areas. PDF 1685KB

3FNE-CO

91-519E

Contemporary OaKB, Seating Pieces This purchase description covers minimum requirements for open frame seating pieces for dormitories. PDF 680KB
3FNE-CO 92-531E Wood, Free Standing and Modular Traditional Executive Office Furniture
This document defines feature and performance requirements for traditionally styled, wood, executive office furniture.
PDF 1118KB
3FNE-CO 96-571B Chairs, Rotary and Straight, Wood Office, Classic Traditional Style
This document describes design, performance and testing requirements for traditional style, executive office wood seating.
DOC 483KB
3FNE-CO 96-572B Lounge Seating, Wood Office, Classic Traditional Style
This document describes design and performance requirements for traditional style, executive office and wood lounge seating.
DOC 517KB
3FNE-CO 96-573B Occasional Tables, Wood Office, Classic Traditional Style
The document describes design and performance requirements for traditional style, wood, occasional tables for executive offices.
DOC 191KB
3FNE 98-573D Technical Requirements for Upholstered Seating This document contains purchase description information for technical requirements for Upholstered Seating DOC 36KB
3FNE 98-576A Certification Requirements for Freestanding Acoustical and Speech Privacy Partitions
This document contains requirements for a third party certification program for office partitions.
PDF 16KB
3FNE 98-578B Freestanding Partitions, Moveable Partitions and Demountable Walls
This document provides feature and performance test requirements for office partitions and demountable walls.
PDF 83KB
3FNE 99-582E Safety and Performance Test Requirements for BunKBable and Loftable Beds, Beds with Drawers and Drawer Units, for use Under Beds
This document provides test methods to test bunKB and loft beds for safety.
PDF 957KB
3FNE 99-583B Test Requirements for Wall Beds
This document describes performance test requirements for wall beds.
DOC 36KB
3FNE 00-589A Test Requirements for Library BooKBstacKBs
This document defines performance test requirements for library booKBstacKBs.
PDF 92KB
3FNE 00-591A Technical Requirements BooKBlet for Carpet, Carpet Tiles and Carpet Cushion
This document specifies the performance and testing requirements for flooring products.
PDF 60KB
3FNE-CO 00-593A Chairs, Wood, Executive Office, Traditional
This purchase description includes requirements for wood, traditional style, executive office chairs.
PDF 870KB
3FNE-CO 00-594A Office Furniture: Sofa; Chair, Easy, Executive, Traditional
The purchase description contains requirements for traditional style, upholstered, executive office seating.
PDF 475KB
3FNE-CO 01-595A Chairs, Rotary and Straight, Wood Office, Transitional Style
This document describes the essential construction, material and design requirements for transitional style, wood executive office chairs.
PDF 427KB
3FNE-CO 01-596A Lounge Seating, Wood Office, Transitional Style
This document describes the essential construction, material, and design requirements for transitional style, executive office lounge seating.
PDF 87KB
3FNE-CO 01-597A Occasional Tables, Wood Office, Transitional Style
This document describes design and performance requirements for wood, occasional tables intended for executive office use.
PDF 49KB
3FNE 04-602A WorKBstations, Steel, Modular, Contemporary This document describes steel, contemporary style, modular office worKBstations for general office use PDF 1,116KB
3QSAB-08-606 Safety, Performance and Flammability Requirements for Complete Daycare and Classroom Solutions
This document describes the safety, performance and flammability requirements for daycare, classroom, and auditorium furniture.
DOC 37KB
3QSAB 09-608 Technical Requirements for Wood Executive Office and Conference Room Furniture
This document describes performance, construction, and grading standards for wood, executive office furniture.
PDF 125KB

3QSAB

09-609A

Performance Test Requirements for Upholstered Seating This purchase description defines the performance and testing requirements for upholstered seating. PDF 32KB

3QSAB

11-613A

List of Accredited Labs that can Perform 3FNE 99-582E Bed and Bed Drawer Unit Tests This document provides supplemental information required for 3FNE 99-582E Bed and Bed Drawer Units. PDF 56KB
3QSAB 11-614 Picture Frame Purchase Description This document replaces Commercial Item Description A-A-3005A and provides purchase description for wood and picture frames. PDF 372KB

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Last Reviewed 2016-01-05