INVESTIGATION OF LOAD TRANSFER CHARACTERISTICS OF DOWELS

A STUDY WAS CONDUCTED ON THE LOAD TRANSFER CHARACTERISTICS OF DOWELS USED IN AIRFIELD PAVEMENT EXPANSION JOINTS. FIELD INSTALLATION AND DOWEL AND SLAB INSTRUMENTATION WERE DISCUSSED. A SPECIALLY-DESIGNED CART FOR APPLYING SINGLE WHEEL LOADS WAS DESCRIBED AND DATA OBTAINED AS A RESULT OF PRELIMINARY TESTS USING A 50,000-POUND LOAD WAS PRESENTED. PLANS FOR APPLICATION OF THE DATA OBTAINED TO THE DESIGN OF A TEST FACILITY FOR EVALUATION OF LOAD TRANSFER DEVICES IN GENERAL WAS DESCRIBED. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 35, pp 147-151, 2 FIG, 6 PHOT
  • Authors:
    • Keeton, J R
  • Publication Date: 1956

Media Info

  • Monograph Title: Proceedings of the Thirty-Fifth Annual Meeting of the Highway Research Board, Washington, D.C., January 17-20, 1956
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00205922
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Aug 15 1971 12:00AM