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A manual for design of hot mix asphalt with commentary by National Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research

By National Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board.; National Cooperative Highway Research Program.; American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials.; United States. Federal Highway Administration.; Advanced Asphalt Technol

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Pavement layers that will encounter lower traffic volumes or are within the lower portion of the pavement structure have less stringent requirements. The primary aggregate specification properties are designed to evaluate four critical characteristics for aggregates used in HMA mixtures. These four characteristics are coarse aggregate angularity, fine aggregate angularity, coarse aggregate particle shape, and cleanliness. Just as in the Superpave system, requirements for these characteristics are intended to be enforced on the aggregate blend and not on individual stockpiles.

Usually, a volumetric flask is used for performing fine aggregate specific gravity measurements. The flask is partially filled with distilled water and then about 500 g of saturated sand is placed in the flask. The flask is rolled and gently shaken to remove all air bubbles and then more water is added until the flask is filled just to the calibration mark. The flask is weighed, and the contents carefully poured into a metal pan which is then dried in an oven. The bulk specific gravity of the fine aggregate is then calculated using the following equation: Bulk Sp.

Rutting, raveling, fatigue cracking, skid resistance, and moisture resistance have all been related to aggregate properties. It is essential that engineers and technicians responsible for HMA mix design thoroughly understand aggregate properties, how they relate to HMA pavement performance, and how aggregate properties are specified and controlled as part of the mix design process. Aggregate Particle Size Distribution Perhaps the most widely specified aggregate property is particle size distribution.

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