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INTERLOCKING CONCRETE PAVERS - Tremron

A. American Society of Testing and Materials (ASTM): 1. C 33. Specification for Concrete Aggregates. 2. C 136. Method for Sieve Analysis. 3. C 140. Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units. 4. C 144. Standard Specification for Aggregate for Masonry Mortar. 5. C 936. Specification for Solid lnterlocking Concrete Paving Units. 6. C 979.

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ASTM SPECIFICATIONS FOR CONCRETE MASONRY UNITS - …

Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units and Related Units, ASTM C140-11b. ASTM International, 2011. Control Joints for Concrete Masonry Walls—Empirical Method, TEK 10-2C. National Concrete Masonry Association, 2010. Control Joints for Concrete Masonry Walls—Alternative Engineered Method. TEK 10-3. National ...

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Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Concrete ...

2.1 ASTM Standards: 2 C90Specification for Loadbearing Concrete Masonry Units C 143/C 143M Test Method for Slump of Hydraulic-Cement Concrete C 1093 Practice for Accreditation of Testing Agencies for Unit Masonry C 1209 Terminology of Concrete Masonry Units and Re-lated Units C 1232 Terminology of Masonry

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ASTM C 140—08a Test Method Sampling and Testing Concrete ...

ASTM C 140—08a Test Method Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units and Related Units (PDF Download) Item #: 8959P191 Price: $65.00

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ASTM C 1262 - Allan Block

Standard Test Method for Evaluating the Freeze-Thaw Durability of Manufactured Concrete Masonry Units and Related Concrete Units. Section 5. The following summarizes the contents of ASTM C 1262 and key components of the test methods used to determine relative freeze thaw durability.

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ASTM C140/C140M - Standard Test Methods for Sampling and ...

Jun 01, 2020· These test methods provide various testing procedures commonly used for evaluating characteristics of concrete masonry units and related concrete units. Methods are provided for sampling, measurement of dimensions, compressive strength, absorption, unit weight (density), moisture content, flexural load, and ballast weight.

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ASTM International - ASTM C140-99b - Standard Test Methods ...

1.1 These test methods cover the sampling and testing of concrete masonry units for dimensions, compressive strength, absorption, unit weight (density), and moisture content. Flexural load testing and ballast weight determination of concrete roof pavers are also covered.

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Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Concrete ...

Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units and Related Units1 ... 2.1 ASTM Standards:2 C55 Specification for Concrete Building Brick C73 Specification for Calcium Silicate Brick (Sand-Lime Brick) 1 These test methods are under the jurisdiction of ASTM Committee C15 on

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SAMPLING AND TESTING SEGMENTAL RETAINING WALL UNITS …

A minimum of three units are required to be sampled for compression, absorption and dimensional evaluation in accordance with ASTM C140/C140M, Standard Test Method for Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units and Related Units (ref. 2). When freeze-thaw durability testing is also performed, a total of five units should be selected.

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ASTM C140/C140M : Standard Test Methods for Sampling and ...

Jun 01, 2020· ASTM C140/C140M, Revision 20A, June 1, 2020 - Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units and Related Units These test methods provide various testing procedures commonly used for evaluating characteristics of concrete masonry units and related concrete units.

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Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Concrete ...

2.1 ASTM Standards: 4.2 Number of Specimens: C 90 Specification for Loadbearing Concrete Masonry 4.2.1 For the compressive strength, absorption, unit weight Units2 (density), and moisture content determinations, six units shall C 143 Test Method for Slump of Hydraulic- Cement Con- be selected from each lot of 10 000 units or fraction thereof ...

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ASTM C140 - Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing ...

These test methods provide various testing procedures commonly used for evaluating characteristics of concrete masonry units and related concrete units. Methods are provided for sampling, measurement of dimensions, compressive strength, absorption, unit weight (density), moisture content, flexural load, and ballast weight.

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SECTION 04220 CONCRETE UNIT MASONRY - CEMEX USA

B. American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM): 1. ASTM C 270 – Standard Specification for Mortar for Unit Masonry 2. ASTM C 90 - Specification for Load-bearing Concrete Masonry Units 3. ASTM C 140 - Methods of Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units. 4. ASTM E 514 – Standard Test Method for Water Penetration and Leakage Through ...

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CONCRETE MASONRY UNIT STANDARDS - Angelus Block

Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units • ASTM C 42699, Standard Test Method for Line- ar Drying Shrinkage of Concrete Masonry Units 2. BACKGROUND: Section 2102AItem 5.2.2 of the 2001 CBC, which was based on ASTM C 9095, mandates the use of Grade N- -1 concrete masonry units …

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ASTM C140-09 - Standard Test Methods for Sampling and ...

ASTM C140-09 Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units and Related Units. 1.1 These test methods provide various testing procedures commonly used for evaluating characteristics of concrete masonry units and related concrete units. Methods are provided for sampling, measurement of dimensions, compressive strength ...

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ASTM C140—13 Standard Test Method Sampling and Testing ...

ASTM C140—13 Standard Test Method Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units and Related Units (PDF Download)

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Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Concrete ...

21 · 1.1 These test methods provide various testing procedures commonly used for evaluating ...

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Masonry Testing 101

Apr 12, 2018· Concrete Masonry Units ASTM C140, Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units and Related Units Used to determine compressive strength, water absorption, density, and dimensions of CMU Most common test performed on CMU

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EVALUATING EXISTING CONCRETE MASONRY CONSTRUCTION …

Masonry Mortar Testing, TEK 18-5. National Concrete Masonry Association, 2002. Standard Guide for Selection, Removal, and Shipment of Manufactured Masonry Units Placed in Usage, ASTM C 1420-99, ASTM International, 1999. Standard Test Method for Examination and Analysis of Hardened Masonry Mortar, ASTM C 1324-02a, ASTM International, 2002 ...

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ASTM-C140 | Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing ...

1.1 These test methods provide various testing procedures commonly used for evaluating characteristics of concrete masonry units and related concrete units. Methods are provided for sampling, measurement of dimensions, compressive strength, absorption, unit weight (density), moisture content, flexural load, and ballast weight.

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Concrete Masonry Unit - Twining, Inc.

Typically, when sampling and testing of CMU block is required by the project plans and specifications, the sampling and testing is performed per the requirements of ASTM C90 which references ASTM C140 and C426. Sampling ASTM C90 requires that the purchaser or authorized representative be accorded proper facilities to inspect and sample the units at the place of manufacture from the lots ready for delivery. In addition, ASTM C90 states that materials shall be sampled and tested …

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EVALUATING EXISTING CONCRETE MASONRY CONSTRUCTION …

MASONRY UNITS. When it is deemed necessary to remove units from a wall to evaluate their physical properties, the selection and removal of specimens should follow ASTM C 1420 Standard Guide for Selection, Removal, and Shipment of Manufactured Masonry Units Placed in Usage (ref. 5) to minimize potential damage to the units during their removal and transport and to obtain a representative ...

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ASTM C90, Standard Specification for Load-Bearing Concrete ...

Compliance with the requirements of ASTM C90 is verified by testing in accordance with ASTM C140, Standard Method of Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units.C140 is referenced in the C90 standard and need not be listed separately in the project specification. ASTM C90 also references

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NEW CONCRETE MASONRY UNIT CONFIGURATIONS UNDER ASTM …

Standard Specification for Loadbearing Concrete Masonry Units, ASTM C90-11b, ASTM International, 2011. Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units and Related Units, ASTM C140-11b. ASTM International, 2011. Insulating Concrete Masonry Walls, TEK 6-11A. National Concrete Masonry Association, 2010.

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Standard Specification for Loadbearing Concrete …

2.1 ASTM Standards:2 C33 Specification for Concrete Aggregates C140 Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units and Related Units C150 Specification for Portland Cement C331 Specification for Lightweight Aggregates for Con-crete Masonry Units C426 Test Method for Linear Drying Shrinkage of Concrete Masonry Units

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SAMPLING AND TESTING CONCRETE MASONRY UNITS - NCMA

The most commonly used ASTM standards for concrete masonry unit testing include: Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units and Related Units, ASTM C140 (ref. 1), and Standard Test Method for Linear Drying Shrinkage of Concrete Masonry Units, ASTM C426 (ref. …

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Division 4 Section 04200 Sample Concrete Masonry ...

F. ASTM C 140: Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units and Related Units. G. ASTM C 150: Portland Cement. H. ASTM C 331: Lightweight Aggregates for Concrete Masonry Units. I. ASTM C 476: Grout for Masonry. J. ASTM C 920: Elastomeric Joint Sealants. K. ASTM D 2287 Non-rigid Vinyl Chloride Polymer and Copolymer Molding and ...

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Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Concrete ...

Designation: C 140 – 03 Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units and Related Units1 This standard is issued under the fixed designation C 140; the number immediately following the designation indicates the year of original adoption or, in …

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ASTM C140 / C140M - 20a Standard Test Methods for Sampling ...

C = ceramic, concrete, and masonry materials; 140 = assigned sequential number. M = SI ...

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ASTM C140—13 Standard Test Method Sampling and Testing ...

1.1 These test methods provide various testing procedures commonly used for evaluating characteristics of concrete masonry units and related concrete units. Methods are provided for sampling, measurement of dimensions, compressive strength, absorption, unit weight (density), moisture content, flexural load, and ballast weight.

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ASTM C140/C140M-17a - Standard Test Methods for Sampling ...

1.1 These test methods provide various testing procedures commonly used for evaluating characteristics of concrete masonry units and related concrete units. Methods are provided for sampling, measurement of dimensions, compressive strength, absorption, unit weight (density), moisture content, flexural load, and ballast weight.

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Testing concrete brick| Concrete Construction Magazine

Dec 01, 1990· Type I and II concrete brick should be tested in accordance with ASTM C 140, Test Methods of Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units, to …

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Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units and Related ...

These test methods provide various testing procedures commonly used for evaluating characteristics of concrete masonry units and related concrete units. Methods are provided for sampling, measurement of dimensions, compressive strength, absorption, unit weight (density), moisture content, flexural load, and ballast weight.

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SECTION 04 22 23 ARCHITECTURAL CONCRETE MASONRY

D. ASTM C 91 - Standard Specification for Masonry Cement. E. ASTM C 109 - Standard Test Method for Compressive Strength of Hydraulic Cement Mortars (Using 2-in. or [50-mm] Cube Specimens). F. ASTM C 140 - Standard Specification for sampling and testing Concrete Masonry Units. G. ASTM C 150 - Standard Specification for Portland Cement.

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FIRE RESISTANCE RATINGS OF CONCRETE MASONRY ASSEMBLIES …

The equivalent thickness is determined in accordance with Standard Methods of Sampling and Testing Concrete Masonry Units, ASTM C140/C140M (ref. 5), and is reported on the C140 test report. If the equivalent thickness is unknown, but the percent solid of the unit is, the equivalent thickness of a hollow unit can be determined by multiplying the ...

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