Standard Practice for Rapid Drying of Compacted Asphalt Specimens Using Vacuum Drying Apparatus
|Publication Date:||15 February 2006|
|ICS Code (Binders. Sealing materials):||91.100.50|
This practice covers the process of drying compacted asphalt specimens using vacuum drying apparatus.
The specimens dried by this practice remain at room temperature, which helps in maintaining specimen integrity during the drying process.
This practice can be used for compacted cylindrical and cubical bituminous laboratory and field specimens
This practice can also be used for drying other construction materials such as concrete, soils, aggregates and loose asphalt mixtures. Use manufacturers recommendations for drying other construction materials.
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, 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 requirements prior to use.