Phase Ib Crash Testing of Single, U-Channel Sign Supports and Surrogate, Reusable, Test Vehicle Development

Report Number(s): TRP-03-445-21


The objective of this research effort was to evaluate the crashworthiness of various breakaway sign systems mounted on single U-channel sign supports that were identified as critical during the Phase Ia report.

Test Level: 3

MASH Test Number: 3-60, 3-61, 3-62

Proprietary/Non-proprietary: Non-proprietary

Pass/Fail: Fail

Evaluation: Testing + Engineering Analysis

Sponsor: Midwest Pooled Fund Program

Test Article Description

Base Type: NA

Support Type: NA

Support Size: NA

Sign Material: Aluminum

Sign Type: NA

Sign Size: NA

Number of Legs: NA