ASTM WK67115

    Revision of C76 - 19 Standard Specification for Reinforced Concrete Culvert, Storm Drain, and Sewer Pipe

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    Active Standard: C76 - 19a

    Developed by Subcommittee: C13.02 | Committee C13 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK67115


    Keywords

    circular pipe; culvert; D-load; pipe; reinforced concrete; sewer pipe; storm drain;;

    Rationale

    Proposal to modify Table 5, Note B of ASTM C 76 to add a provision for a single circular cage for 24 Wall C with a reinforcing area of 0.27 in. This is 42% more steel (+0.08 in) than a combined inner and outer circular cage and 125% more steel (+0.15 in) than a single elliptical cage. At least one producer has obtained both Class V 0.01 and ultimate strengths using a single circular cage of 0.20 in. An area 0.27 in is proposed based on further analysis to minimize or negate factors such as closer wire spacing and/or higher concrete strengths that may have produced more favorable results for the 0.20 in steel area tested. As with any of the Table 5 steel areas, a Class V pipe so manufactured is subject acceptance based on Section 5 of this standard.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    02-13-2019

    Technical Contact:
    Hugh Martin

    Item:
    003

    Ballot:
    C13 (19-02)

    Status:
    Negative Votes Need Resolution