Telespar Type III Barricade

Description: The as-tested device consisted of three (3) horizontal boards, two (2) steel uprights, two (2) steel feet, and two (2) optional standard barricade lights. Two (2) standard D-cell barricade lights were used during testing. The astested device had a total assembled weight of 54.0 lbs (24.5 kg). There were four (4) 25.0 lbs (11.3 kg) sandbags placed on top of the rear corners of the steel feet. The horizontal boards are constructed of high-density polyethylene and measured 2.0 in. (51 mm) tall by 8.0 in. (203 mm) wide by 144.0 in. (3.7 m) long. The steel uprights and feet are made from 2 in. (51 mm) square tubular frame with .434 in. (11 mm) holes spaced 1 in. (0.03 mm) apart. The T-Slots in feet are designed to accept the uprights and mount with 7/16 in. (11.1 mm) through holes. When assembled, the steel uprights and the steel feet have a height of 66.0 in. (1.67 m). With the standard barricade light attached, the Telespar Type III Barricade has height of 73.25 in. (1.86 m).

Test Level: 3

Eligibility Letter: WZ-445

MASH Test Number: 3-71, 3-72

Proprietary/Non-proprietary: Proprietary

Pass/Fail: Pass

Evaluation: Full-Scale Crash Testing

Sponsor: The Cortina Companies