Active Standard ASTM D1941 | Developed by Subcommittee: D19.07
Book of Standards Volume: 11.01
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Significance and Use
5.1 Flume designs are available for throat sizes of 1 in. (2.54 cm) to 50 ft (15.2 m) which cover maximum flows of 0.2 to 3000 ft3/s (0.0057 to 85 m3/s) (1) and (2)4. They can therefore be applied to a wide range of flows, with head losses that are moderate.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
ISO StandardsISO4359 Liquid Flow Measurement in Open Channels--Rectangular Trapezoidal and U-shaped Flumes
D1129 Terminology Relating to Water
D2777 Practice for Determination of Precision and Bias of Applicable Test Methods of Committee D19 on Water
D3858 Test Method for Open-Channel Flow Measurement of Water by Velocity-Area Method
ICS Number Code 13.060.30 (Sewage water)