FAILED-Single Embedded Wood Post Sign System

Report Number(s): 0-6946-1

Description: [FAILED]-A single aluminum sign mounted on a single dimensional lumber 4×4 pressure treated Southern Yellow Pine post. The sign was installed with a mounting height of 7 ft from the ground to the bottom edge of the sign panel. Base Type: Embedded (Wood) FAILED-Single Embedded Wood Post Sign System

Test Level: 3

MASH Test Number: 3-62

Proprietary/Non-proprietary: Non-proprietary

Pass/Fail: Fail

Evaluation: Testing + Engineering Analysis

Sponsor: Texas Department of Transportation

Test Article Description

Mounting Height: 84"

Base Type: Frangible/Yielding

Number of Legs: 1

Support Type: SYP

Support Size: 4"X4" SYP Posts

Support Material: Wood

Sign Material: Aluminum

Sign Size: 12"X18"