ASTM International - ASTM D1561-92(2005)
Standard Practice for Preparation of Bituminous Mixture Test Specimens by Means of California Kneading Compactor
|Publication Date:||1 December 2005|
1.1 The practice covers the preparation of test specimens of bituminous paving mixtures by means of a mechanical compactor that imparts a kneading action to the test specimens by a series of individual impressions made with a ram.
1.2 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
1.3 The values stated in acceptable metric units are to be regarded as the standard.