ASTM WK34713

    New Practice for Preparation of Slab Samples using a Rolling Wheel Compactor for the Repeated Flexural Bending

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    1. Scope

    This standard practice provides guidance for the preparation of compacted asphalt concrete samples subjected to repeated flexural bending.

    More testing laboratories have obtained the capability of running the standard test method for determine fatigue failure of compacted asphalt concrete subjected to repeated flexural bending. As the test standard has grown in use, it is necessary to now address the method of compaction for these samples.


    Beam Fatigue, Four Point Bending Beam, asphalt concrete fatigue; asphalt concrete flexural testing; asphalt concrete stiffness; asphalt concrete tensile testing;:fatigue life; flexural bending

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Technical Contact:
    Richard Steger

    Draft Under Development