SPACING OF DOWELS

A THEORETICAL DISCUSSION IS MADE OF THE SPACING OF DOWELS USED FOR TRANSMITTING VERTICAL FORCES ACROSS JOINTS IN CONCRETE PAVEMENTS. IN THE CASE OF A SEVEN INCH SLAB IT WAS FOUND THAT DOWELS TWO FEET APART PRODUCE A MATERIAL REDUCTION OF THE CRITICAL STRESS BUT NOT IF THEY ARE THREE FEET APART.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 8, pp 154-158, 2 FIG, 1 TAB
  • Authors:
    • WESTERGAARD, H M
  • Publication Date: 1929

Media Info

  • Monograph Title: Proceedings of the Eighth Annual Meeting of the Highway Research Board Held at Washington, D.C. December 13-14, 1928
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00205812
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Jul 18 1971 12:00AM