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Calibration of Bitumen Sprayers: Transverse Distribution by Fixed Pit Facility
  • Publication no: AGPT-T532-18
  • Published: 19 June 2018

This test method is for bitumen sprayers as specified in AGPT/T530 Calibration of bitumen sprayers: general introduction and list of methods.

It sets out the procedures for determining the transverse distribution of bitumen sprayers, and is based on the approach of using a fixed pit facility capture system and a suitable calibration fluid.

  • 1.         Preface
  • 2.         Scope
  • 3.         Safety Disclaimer
  • 4.         References
  • 5.         Equipment
    • 5.1        Collection Device
    • 5.2        Calibration Fluid
    • 5.3        Timing Device
  • 6.         Procedure
    • 6.1        Testing Procedure by Sprayer Type
      • 6.1.1     Single Bar Sprayer
      • 6.1.2     Multiple Bar and/or Multiple Pump Sprayer
      • 6.1.3     Telescoping Bar Sprayer
  • 7.         Acceptance Criteria
  • 8.         Reporting