ASTM WK36547

    Revision of D1587 - 08 Standard Practice for Thin-Walled Tube Sampling of Soils for Geotechnical Purposes

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    Active Standard: D1587 - 08(2012)e1

    Developed by Subcommittee: D18.02 | Committee D18 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Rationale

    To update standard to include dimensions and requirements for tube sizes currently referenced by ASTM standards as appropriate to the material actually sampled.


    geologic investigations; intact; sampling; soil exploration; soil investigations; subsurface investigations; Geotechnical engineering materials/processes; Shelby tube; Soil exploration; Soil sampling; Structural soil applications; Thin-walled tubular test specimen; Undisturbed soil;
    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Jeffrey Farrar

    Draft Under Development