31-inch W-Beam Median Barrier

Report Number(s): 9-1002-12-8

Description: 31-inch tall W-beam median barrier with rail splices offset from the posts and 8-inch offset blocks

Test Level: 3

Barrier Type: Steel

System Type: Guardrail

MASH Test Number: 3-10, 3-11

Proprietary/Non-proprietary: Non-proprietary

Pass/Fail: Pass

Evaluation: Full-Scale Crash Testing

Sponsor: Texas Department of Transportation

Test Article Description

Height: 31"

Rail Type: W-Beam

Rail Thickness: 12-Gauge

Post Type: W6 x 8.5

Material: Steel

Post Spacing: 6' 3"

Blockout Type: Wood

Aesthetic: No

Special Configuration: Median

Test Article Description

Height: 31"

Post Spacing: 6' 3"

Connection Type: None

Aesthetic: No

Scupper: No

Barrier Material: Steel