Modification and MASH 2016 TL-3 Evaluation of the Asphalt Pin Tie-Down for F-Shape PCB

Report Number(s): TRP-03-428-21

Description: The test installation consisted of sixteen 12-ft 6-in. (3.8-m) long Wisconsin Department of Transportation PCBs with a steel pin tie-down anchorage system for use with asphalt surfaces, as shown in Figures 24 through 34. The system was installed with the rear toe of the PCBs placed 18 in. (457 mm) away from the edge of both a 2-in. (51-mm) thick asphalt pad and the 36-in. (914-mm) wide x 36-in. (914-mm) deep trench.

Test Level: 3

Barrier Type: F-Shape

MASH Test Number: 3-11

Proprietary/Non-proprietary: Non-proprietary

Pass/Fail: Fail

Evaluation: Full-Scale Crash Testing

Sponsor: Wisconsin Department of Transportation

Test Article Description

Height: 36 "

Section Length: 12' 6"

Connection Type: Pin and Loop

Ground Connection: Pinned