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Casket key inserted into opening in top body molding at the foot end.Threaded cover seals the opening.Most common

end lock casket

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Similar to end lock.Top body molding on front side.Located where the head and foot caps meet.

Side lock casket

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side lock casket is also called...

front lock casket

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Small lever or handle pulled forward to open cap Pushed backward to close cap(s).Pulls cap(s) against the gasket.

Lever lock casket

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Screw-type fastener.Seal created as fasteners are tightened.Pulls cap(s) against the gasket.ALSO IN A NON-GASKETED CASKET

threaded fastener casket

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Pushed backward or pulled forward to open cap Spring-loaded or operated manually.Hold latch when closing.Prevents loud “click” sound.

latch closure casket

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Types of gasketed caskets...

End lockSide lock (front lock)Lever lockThreaded fastener

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Types of non-gasketed casket closures

latch closurethreaded fastenerchemical compound hermetically sealed

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Epoxy, glue, etc.Secure cap(s) to the body.May create “protective/sealing” casket.Depending on materials and casket construction.

Chemical compounds

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Completely sealed by fusion or soldering.Air and water-tight.

Hermetically sealed

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standard adult sized wood casket

75" x 22"

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Casket size is based on ______________. The size may vary between ________________.

inside dimensions manufacturer

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standard adult sized metal casket

78" x 23"

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For an oversize or extra size casket the width increases by......

2 inches

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Each X equals _____ inches wider

2

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XX means ______ inches wider

4

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XXX means ______ inches wider

6

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Length of an oversized casket increases by _______

3 inches

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Adjustments in length may/may not correspond with ______________

increases in casket width

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an oversize casket may require_____________

an oversize outer burial container

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You should measure ___________ of the casket, including _____ & ___________.

outside dimensionsbodyhardware

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material of an infant and child caskets are __________

similar to or same as adult caskets, but dimensions vary.

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size increase of infant/child casket is by ________

6 inch steps (increments) in length

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infant/child cast widths are made ____________ to length

proportional

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OBC stands for....

outer burial containers

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any container designed for placement in the grave around the casket

outer burial containers

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types of outer burial containers

burial vaultsgrave boxesgrave liners

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Just because you order an oversized casket DOES NOT mean that ______________

the length will change from the normal length

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Always _________ the infant/child before ordering the casket.

measure

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according to FTC-a generic name for any container which surrounds the casket in the grave...this includes vaults and grave liners

OBC

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outer container which offers protection from the earth load. Possesses "sealing" or "protective" qualities.

Vault

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Originally used to prevent grave robbery, now supports the earth load.Often required for cemetery maintenance purposes and inhibits (limits) the intrusion of outside elements.

vault

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materials used in vaults

concretemetalpolymerfiberglass

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types of concrete vaults

non-reinforcedreinforced

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these concrete vaults include steel rods, wire mesh, or some other material.Strengthens the concrete

reinforced concrete vaults

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Interior styles of caskets

Shirred Crushed Tufted Tailored Semi-tailored Specialty panels

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Material is drawn or gathered in parallel strips and sewn with multiple needles.

Shirred interior

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Created by placing a lining material on a metal form, adding weights, steaming, and attaching to a suitable upholstery (backing) material.Gives appearance of shirred interior.Less expensive.

Crushed interior

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Created by placing padding material between lining and backing materials.Stitches are made.Forms small raised puffs.Typically most expensive styles of casket interior.

Tufted interior

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Fabric tightly stretched or drawn.Creates smooth appearance.

Tailored interior

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Combination of tailored interior with one or more other styles.

Semi-tailored interior

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Custom designed and hand-crafted panels.Inserted and replace standard head panel.

Specialty head panel

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Interior material

Lining materialsBacking materialsPadding material

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Lining materials

Line the portion of the casket.Typically designed to match interior components.

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Types of lining materials

CrepeSatinVelvetLinenLinen weaveTwill weave

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Thin crinkled cloth of silk, rayon, cotton, or wool. Typically in less expensive caskets.

Crepe

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Fabric woven to create a smooth lustrous face and dull back.

Satin

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Fabric of silk, cotton, and possibly rayon with a nap.Typically most expensive style of casket interior.

Velvet

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Fabric made from flaxNoted for strength, coolness, and luster.

Linen

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Fabric woven to look like linen.Less expensive than linen.

Linen weave

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Textile weave in which threads are crossed over one another to give an appearance of diagonal lines.

Twill weave

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Add support and weight to lining materials.

Backing materials

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Types of backing materials

CardboardMasselinPlastic

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Corrugated fiberboardOften used as lining material in the foot panel of selected caskets.

Cardboard

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Pressed paper in sheet form.

Masselin

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Synthetic or natural organic material shaped when soft and then hardened.Also available in sheets.

Plastic

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Add bulk and softness.

Padding materials

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Types of padding materials

CottonPolyethylene foamShredded paperSpun polyester

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Wood shredded into spaghetti-like stringsSometimes called wood wool.

Excelsior

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Casket exteriors

WoodMetalFiberglassPolymer

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Woods can be...

UnfinishedNatural finishPainted finishesLaminateCloth covered

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Wood left in its natural stateLess expensiveCremation casket

Unfinished

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StainedUnstainedBased on appearance, color, and purpose of the finished product.Burial casket vs. cremation casket

Natural finish

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Types of wood finishes

Polished Semi-gloss Satin Flat

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Smooth and glossyProduced by polishingCreates reflective or “mirror” finishBurnishedAlso known as gloss finish

Polished finish

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Low lusterShiny or reflective finishLess pronounced than polished finish

Semi-gloss finish

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Semi-luster or semi-gloss finishSmoothWith well-defined lines or striations“Brushed marks”Creates “textured” appearance

Satin finish

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Dull lusterless surfaceNo shine or glossAlso known as matte finish

Flat finish

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Use of various colors of paintApplied directly to the wood

Painted finish

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Made by uniting superimposed layers of different materialFormicaVinylOn wood

Laminate

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Various types of materialVarious types of finishesLess expensive casketsCan be placed on wood

Cloth covered

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Cloth materials

BroadclothDoeskinPlush

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Twilled, napped, woolen, or worsted fabricSmooth lustrous face and dense textureCotton, silk, or rayonWoven in plain or rib weaveSoft semi-gloss finish

Broadcloth

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Heavy durable cotton fabricShort (1/8 inch or less) thick, velvety nap on one sideSuede-like appearanceAlso known as moleskin

Doeskin

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Woven clothNap exceeding 1/8 inchAlso known as high pile

Plush

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Types of cloth finish

SmoothEmbossed

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No distinct pattern or raised surface

Smooth

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Raised design above the surface.

Embossed

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Metal finishes

BrushedPlatedSprayed

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Bare metal scratched with an abrasive.Finished until a smooth high gloss is obtained.Creates “textured” appearance.

Brushed finish

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Base metal coated by another metal.Through electrolytic processIdentified by word “deposit”“Copper deposit”

Plated finish

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Types of Sprayed Finishes

Polished finish Crinkled finish Hammertone finish Flat finish

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This is also a finish in a wood casket

polished finish

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Metal coated with paint Wrinkles as it dries Less expensive caskets

Crinkled finish

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Metal coated with paint “Indentations” appears as paint dries Creates small indentation Like striking with a ball peen hammer Less expensive casket

Hammertone finish

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hammertone is also known as

hammertex

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Defined previously Same as wood casket finish

Flat finish

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Material consisting of extremely fine filaments of glass embedded in various resins.

Fiberglass

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Compound similar in appearance to plasticHigh molecular weight creates an extremely durable substance

Polymer

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Types of Polymer or Fiberglass finishes

Woodgrained“Simulated wood”Polished or glossSprayed

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Styles of cap openings

Perfection couch Single hinged panel Slip panel

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Crown, pie(s), and rim formed as one piece

Perfection (half/full) couch

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Cap in two piecesRim and foot panel hinged to top body moldingHead panel hinged to the rimSingle hinged capBoth caps opened for casketingHead panel opened for viewingLess viewing area than perfection half couch

Single hinged panel

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Head cap completely removed for viewingRemains viewed from either sideSlip topPriest casket

Slip panel

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Shell designs are classified by...

ends & cornersbody panel

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Types of ends and corners

ellipticoctagonsquareround

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ends in shape of a half circle

elliptic

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eight angles or cornerseight sides or surfaces on body panel

octagon

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corners meet at right angles to one another with distinct edge

square corner

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corners rounded rather than square

round corner

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types of body panels

flaring squarevertical sidestate casketurnside

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sides and ends of body flare out from body to top.narrower and shorter at bottom then opening at the top.

flaring square

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body sides at 90 degree angle to the bottomcorner may be rounded

vertical side

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body panels at 90 degree angle to the bottomcorners from 90 degree anglevertical side square

state casket

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body panel shaped like an urnmost expensive casket shell designmore labor in manufacturing

urnside

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closure methods

gasketednon-gasketed

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"protective"..."sealing"

gasketed

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"non-protective"..."non-sealing"

non-gasketed

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gasketed casket components

gaskethingeslocking mechanism

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Gum rubber substance to top body molding flange.Transverse gasket in gasket channel on half-couch caskets.Creates air and water-tight seal

Gasket

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Specially designed to maintain “protective/sealing” qualitiesAttach cap(s) to body.

Hinges

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Sliding rod or metal bar.Hooks or cut portions engage eyes on the cap(s).Pulls rim flange against rubber gasket.

locking mechanism

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Vaults are lined and unlined...if lined it is done with___________________

PolystyreneABS materialMetalAsphalt coated

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plastic like compound, developed in 1960 by Wilbert Vault STRENTEX

Polystyrene

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plastic like compound used in football helmets-developed in 1970's.

ABS Material

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stronger and more durable than polystyrene

ABS Material

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non-corrosive / non-rusting....most expensive concrete vaults, stainless steel, copper, bronze.

metal

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vault interior, not as effective as other lining materials, more protection than element alone

asphalt coated

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materials used for metal vaults

galvanized steelstainless steelcopper

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other vault materials

polymerfiberglass same materials to manufacture caskets

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carbon steel coated with zinc by immersion for increased resistance to rust or corrosion

galvanized steel

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measured by US Standard GaugeDome with a base constructionUses the diving bell principle to sealsupports weight of the earth

Stainless steel/copper vault

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Vault finishes

asphalt coatinggalvanizedpainted

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methods of vault closure

air sealtop sealdouble seal

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utilizes air pressure created by placing the dome into the base. "Diving bell" principle Air pressure prevents entrance of water

air seal

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type of air seal vault...

Clark grave vault

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utilizes an epoxy compound in conjunction with a tongue-in-groove closure at the top of the vault

top seal

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type of top seal vault

wilbert burial vault

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utilizes the principle of the air seal in conjunction with an epoxy material at the junction of the dome and base

double seals

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STANDARD inside dimensions of a burial vault

30" wide86" long

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protection from earth load without sealing qualitiessupports weight of the earthoften minimum requirement by the cemeteryprevents grave from sinking from disintegration of casket and use of cemetery maintenance equipment.Is the purpose of......

grave liners

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types of material of grave liners

concretepolymer fiberglasswood

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holes in bottomallows water to seep outprevents casket from bobbing up and down

concrete grave liner

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temporary materialdisintegrates quicklyseldom used

wood grave liner

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types of grave liners

grave boxsectional

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grave liner that has body with a one or two piece lid (cover)

grave box

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grave box is also known as...

concrete box

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grave liner that has six or eight slabs of unfinished concrete placed around the casket.

sectional grave liner

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sectional grave liner also known as...

concrete sectional

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types of other containers

transfer containeralternative containercombination unit

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outer enclosure used to protect the body and or casketed remains during transportation

transfer container

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types of transfer container

combination caseair trayziegler casewood box

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particle board box with a cardboard tray and cover.Satisfies air shipping regulations. Body may not be embalmed but shipped in Ziegler Case.

Combination case

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LargerUsed to ship casketed remainsWooden tray with a cardboard covering for the casket

air tray

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Gasket sealed metal containerUsed as a shipping container or inserted into casket shellFor decomposed body

ziegler case

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ziegler case is also called...

metal case

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for casked or non-casketed bodyrarely used

wood box

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When shipping by air....

Air Transportation Association guidelines and Federal Aviation Administration regulations must be followed.Always check each airline

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Unfinished wood box or other non-metal receptacle or enclosure.Without ornamentation or a fixed interior lining.Designed for encasement of human remains.

alternative container

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Alternative container materials used...

fiberboardpressed woodcomposition materialslike materialswith or without an outside coveringoften used as cremation containers

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Unit or a series of units designed or intended to be used together as both a casket and permanent burial receptacle.Often seen with infant caskets

Combination Unit

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type of combination unit...

Wibert “cherub”

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silky fibers around seeds of silk also used for padding

K-Pok

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Excelsior is also called...

wood wool