MGS with Curb and Omitted Post: Evaluation to MASH 2016 Test No. 3-11
Report Number(s): TRP-03-433-21
Description: MGS with a curb and an omitted post. The system was installed with the face of the guardrail located 6 in. behind a 6-in. tall, AASHTO Type B curb. A single post was omitted from the system near the middle of the test installation, and 37 ft – 6 in. of nested rail was placed at the omitted post location.
Test Level: 3
MASH Test Number: 3-11
Evaluation: Full-Scale Crash Testing
Sponsor: Midwest Pooled Fund Program
Test Article Description
Rail Type: W-Beam
Rail Thickness: 12-Gauge
Post Type: W6 x 8.5
Post Total Length: 182' 3.5""
Post Spacing: 75"
Blockout Type: Wood
Blockout Depth: 75""
Special Configuration: Curb and Omitted Post