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File Type-Size
Sampling Coarse and Fine Aggregate
PDF-65KB
Materials Finer Than 75μm (No. 200) Sieve in Mineral Aggregate by Washing
PDF-10KB
Mechanical Analysis of Extracted Aggregate
PDF-86KB
Ductility of Bituminous Materials
PDF-5KB
Testing Emulsified Asphalt
PDF-73KB
Specific Gravity and Absorption of Fine Aggregates
PDF-8KB
Specific Gravity and Absorption of Coarse Aggregate
PDF-4KB
Resistance to Abrasion of Small Size Coarse Aggregate by Use of the Los Angeles Machine
PDF-39KB
Moisture-Density Relations of Soils Using A 2.5-Kg [5.5-Lb] Rammer and a 305-Mm [12-In.] Drop
PDF-19KB
Water Retention by Concrete Curing Materials
PDF-11KB
Bulk Specific Gravity of Compacted Asphalt Specimens
PDF-27KB
Sampling Bituminous Paving Mixtures
PDF-372KB
Moisture Density Relations of Soils Using a 10-lb. (4.54kg) Rammer and an 18-in. (457mm) Drop
PDF-4KB
Maximum Specific Gravity of Asphalt Paving Mixtures
PDF-159KB
Density of Soils and Bituminous Concrete Mixtures in Place by the Nuclear Method
PDF-144KB
Reducing Samples of Aggregate to Testing Size
PDF-174KB
Determination of Organic Content in Soils by Loss on Ignition
PDF-57KB
Resistance of Compacted Bituminous Mixture to Moisture-Induced Damage
PDF-94KB
Performance of Epoxy-Resin Systems with Concrete by Slant Shear and Compressive Strength
PDF-25KB
Length Change of Hydraulic Cement Mortars Exposed to a sulfate Solution
PDF-28KB
Determining the Static Coefficient of Friction of Surface Applied Detectable Warning Surfaces
PDF-124KB
Estimating the Strength of High Early Strength Concrete Using the Maturity Method
PDF-45KB
Direct Sheer Test of Soils Under Consolidated Drained Conditions
PDF-17KB
Recovery of Asphalt From Solution Using the Rotavapor Apparatus
PDF-19KB
Initial Sampling of Concrete from Revolving Drum Truck Mixers or Agitators
PDF-43KB
Sampling Hydraulic Cement, Ground Granulated Blast Furnace Slag, Fly Ash and/or other Pozzolanic Materials
PDF-8KB
Sampling Water for Concrete
PDF-4KB
Determination of Moisture Content by Means of a Calcium Carbide Gas Pressure Moisture Tester
PDF-186KB
Laboratory Testing of Effectiveness of Anti-Strip Additives
PDF-100KB
Measurement of Pavement Smoothness with the 15-Foot Rolling and Manual Straightedges
PDF-48KB
Determination of Acid Insoluble Material Retained on the 0.075 mm (No. 200) Mesh Sieve
PDF-9KB
Coefficient of Permeability - Falling Head
PDF-112KB
Carbonates and Organic Matter in Limerock,
PDF-19KB
Limerock Bearing Ratio
PDF-300KB
Determining Low-Levels of Chloride in Concrete and Raw Materials
PDF-187KB
Wet Bond Strength of Epoxy Mortars to Concrete and Fiberglass Jacket Surfaces
PDF-9KB
Laboratory Design of Soil-Cement Mixtures
PDF-46KB
Refractive Index of Glass spheres
PDF-6KB
Reflux Extraction of Bitumen from Bituminous Paving Mixtures
PDF-10KB
Dynamic Pavement Deflection Measurements
PDF-39KB
Non-repetitive Static Plate Load Test of Soils and Flexible Pavement Components
PDF-200KB
Weight per Cubic Foot of Porous Concrete
PDF-9KB
Thickness Determinations in Soil-Aggregate Bases
PDF-8KB
Sampling and Testing Rip-Rap Material
PDF-13KB
Field Evaluation of Traffic Marking Materials
PDF-91KB
Field Sampling of Granular Thermoplastic
PDF-19KB
Viscosity of Asphalt Rubber by Rotational (Dip-N-Read) Viscometer
PDF-53KB
Measuring Pavement Longitudinal Profiles Using a High-Speed Inertial Profiler
PDF-342KB
pH of Soil and Water
PDF-41KB
Minimum Resistivity of Soil and Water
PDF-47KB
Chloride in Soil and Water
PDF-46KB
Sulfate in Soil and Water
PDF-46KB
Shell Content of Coarse Aggregate
PDF-8KB
Recycled Plastic Fence Posts
PDF-24KB
Cox's California Profilograph (Model C8200 Electronic)
PDF-19KB
Testing of Ground Tire Rubber
PDF-38KB
Laboratory Design of Stabilized Subgrade Mixtures
PDF-506KB
Quantitative Determination of Asphalt Content from Asphalt Paving Mixtures by the Ignition Method
PDF-108KB
Sampling of Structural Steel Existing Coatings System
PDF-7KB
Measurement of Water Permeability of Compacted Asphalt Paving Mixtures
PDF-128KB
Raised Pavement Markers Laboratory and Field Test
PDF-39KB
Anchor System Tests for Adhesive-Bonded Anchors and Dowels
PDF-19KB
Material Properties Identification of Adhesive Bonding Material Systems
PDF-12KB
Making, Curing, and Testing Specimens of Draincrete for Edgedrains
PDF-64KB
Determining Stress Crack Resistance of HDPE Corrugated Pipes
PDF-193KB
Predicting the Crack Free Service Life of HDPE Corrugated Pipes
PDF-67KB
Predicting the Oxidation Resistance of HDPE Corrugated Pipes
PDF-117KB
Predicting Long-Term Modulus of HDPE Corrugated Pipes
PDF-164KB
Concrete Resistivity as an Electrical Indicator of its Permeability
PDF-88KB
Anti-Graffiti Coating Materials
PDF-84KB
Performing Rotational Capacity Test - Long Bolts in Tension Calibrator
PDF-27KB
Rotational Capacity Test Bolts Too Short To Fit Into Tension Calibrator
PDF-23KB
Direct Tension Indicator Device Performance
PDF-26KB
Determining Percent by Weight of Schist, Phyllite or Shale in Coarse Aggregate
PDF-77KB
Bond Strength of Repair Materials with Concrete by Slant Shear
PDF-35KB
Determining the Optimum Asphalt Binder Content of an Open-Graded Friction Course Mixture Using the Pie Plate Method
PDF-164KB
Bond Strength of Adhesives Used in Retrofit ADA Warning Surface Materials By Direct Tension (Pull-Off)
PDF-269KB
Field Evaluation of Structural Coating Materials
PDF-13KB
Friction Measuring Protocol for Patterned Pavements
PDF-179KB
 Wear Resistance of Surface Applied Detectable Warning Surfaces
 
Probing Concrete Pavement for Thickness Determination
PDF-170KB
Evaluation of Bearing Pads
PDF-82KB
Determining the Interlayer Bond Strength Between Asphalt Pavement Layers
PDF-167KB
Measuring Retroreflectivity of Pavement Marking Materials Using a Mobile Retroreflectivity Unit
PDF-218KB
Testing Specimens of Concrete Pavement Joint Sealant for Adhesive Strength
PDF-313KB
Determining the Relative Viscosity Factor of Cementitious Materials Using a Dynamic Shear Rheometer
PDF-251KB
Pavement Deflection Measurements With A Falling Weight Type Impulse Load Device
PDF-323KB
Extraction of Salts from Flexible Filler Material
PDF-105KB
Sampling Flexible Filler Material
PDF-70KB
Thermal Compatibility of Repair Materials with Concrete
PDF-40KB
Automated Measurement of Pavement Cross-Slope and Grade
PDF-443KB
Displacement Grouting Pump Calibration with a Cylindrical Container
PDF-74KB
Performance Evaluation of Coated Concrete Subjected to Fungal Attack
PDF-90KB
Determination of Mean Permeability in the Field Using the Vertical Insitu Permeameter (VIP)
PDF-564KB
Static Segregation of Hardened Self-Consolidating Concrete (SCC) Cylinders
PDF-705KB
Determining Ambient Temperature
PDF-122KB
Aggregate Distribution of Hardened Self-Consolidating Concrete (SCC) Using A Mockup Product
PDF-632KB
Sampling of Post-Tensioned Tendon Grout
PDF-264KB
Viscosity of Slurry
PDF-5KB
Sand Content Slurry
PDF-18KB
Ph of Slurry
PDF-17KB