Active Standard ASTM E1170 | Developed by Subcommittee: E17.33
Book of Standards Volume: 04.03
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Significance and Use
4.1 These practices provide a means for evaluating traveled surface-roughness characteristics directly from a measured profile. The calculated values represent vehicular response to traveled surface roughness.
4.2 These practices provide a means of calibrating response-type road-roughness measuring equipment.4
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 Standard2631 Guide for the Evaluation of Human Exposure to Whole-Body Vibration Available from American National Standards Institute (ANSI), 25 W. 43rd St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10036, http://www.ansi.org.
E950 Test Method for Measuring the Longitudinal Profile of Traveled Surfaces with an Accelerometer Established Inertial Profiling Reference
ICS Number Code 43.020 (Road vehicles in general); 93.080.20 (Road construction materials)