This specification covers fine aggregate for use in bituminous paving mixtures. The aggregate shall be sampled to meet the requirements prescribed. Grading, fineness modulus and plasticity index shall be tested to meet the requirements prescribed.
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1.1 This specification covers fine aggregate for use in bituminous paving mixtures.
1.2 This specification is intended to describe material from a single source. When material from two or more sources is to be blended to produce a grading to meet requirements in other specifications for bituminous paving mixtures, the grading requirements of Table 1 of this specification are not applicable.
Note 1— When obtaining materials from two or more sources that are to be blended to produce the final mix, it is recommended that the specifying or the ordering agency specify the alternative gradings and blend ratios to be supplied.
1.3 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. Inch-pound units, shown in parentheses, are for information only.
1.4 The text of this standard references notes and footnotes which provide explanatory material. These notes and footnotes (excluding those in tables and figures) shall not be considered as requirements of the standard.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
C88 Test Method for Soundness of Aggregates by Use of Sodium Sulfate or Magnesium Sulfate
C117 Test Method for Materials Finer than 75-m (No. 200) Sieve in Mineral Aggregates by Washing
C125 Terminology Relating to Concrete and Concrete Aggregates
C136 Test Method for Sieve Analysis of Fine and Coarse Aggregates
C294 Descriptive Nomenclature for Constituents of Concrete Aggregates
D8 Terminology Relating to Materials for Roads and Pavements
D75 Practice for Sampling Aggregates
D3665 Practice for Random Sampling of Construction Materials
D4318 Test Methods for Liquid Limit, Plastic Limit, and Plasticity Index of Soils
E29 Practice for Using Significant Digits in Test Data to Determine Conformance with Specifications
aggregate; fine aggregate; bituminous paving; paving mixtures; Bituminous paving mixtures specifications; Fine aggregate; Pavement surfaces specifications;
ICS Number Code 93.080.10 (Road construction); 93.080.20 (Road construction materials)
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