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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: Tentative Standard Specifications for Reinforced-Concrete Sewer Pipe
Author(s): ACI Committee P-7
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 584-590
Abstract:1. These specifications apply to reinforced-concrete pipe intended to be used for the conveyance of sewage, industrial wastes and storm water. Pipe furnished under these specifications shall be of a single class as to strength. Pipe may be made in either of two types (a) field-made cast concrete pipe or (b) shop-made mechanically-compacted pipe as hereinafter described. 2. The acceptability of pipe shall be determined by the purchaser; by the results of the load tests hereinafter specified, if and when required, and by inspection, to determine whether the pipe comply with the specifications as to dimensions, shape, and freedom from external and internal defects.
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