Work Item
ASTM WK75311

New Specification for Special Purpose, RibbedTread Tire, Operated on Fixed Braking Slip Continuous Friction Measuring Equipment

1. Scope

1.1 This specification covers the general requirements for a special purpose, ribbed-tread standard tire for measuring tire-pavement friction forces. The tire is utilized on fixed braking slip continuous friction measuring equipment such as the Runway Friction Tester, Surface Friction Tester, or BV-11 Skiddometer Trailer. 1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.




The tire has not been standardized to date and is becoming more widely used at airports around the world

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: E17.24

Committee: E17

Staff Manager: David Lee

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 12-28-2020

Technical Contact: Frank Holt

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