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Test of a 40-foot reinforced concrete highway bridge.

Duff Andrew Abrams

Test of a 40-foot reinforced concrete highway bridge.

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Published in [n.p .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bridges

  • Edition Notes

    Reprinted from American Society for testing materials - Proceedings. Vol. 13, 1913, pp. 884-922.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination[39] p.
    Number of Pages39
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16868136M

    The 's' stands for 'slump'. How wet the concrete is. S1 is prity dry (for laying kerb stones). S2 is wet (for foundations). S3 is very wet (pump mixes). Regards Colin, a Tarmac concrete batcher.


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