MGS With Curb and Omitted Post With Nested Rail (MASH 2016)

Report Number(s): TRP-03-393-19

Description: 32-inch tall MGS with one post omitted and installed with the face of the guardrail located 6 in behind the face of a 6-in tall AASHTO Type B curb at mid-height, including 37.5 ft  of nested rail at the location of the omitted post.

Test Level: 3

MASH Test Number: 3-10

Proprietary/Non-proprietary: Non-proprietary

Pass/Fail: Pass

Evaluation: Full-Scale Crash Testing

Sponsor: Midwest Pooled Fund Program

Test Article Description

Height: 32"

Rail Type: W-Beam

Rail Thickness: 12-Gauge

Post Type: W6 x 8.5

Material: Steel

Post Total Length: 72"

Post Spacing: 6' 3"

Blockout Type: Wood

Blockout Depth: 12"

Aesthetic: No

Application: Other

Special Configuration: Curb