AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR TESTING AND MATERIALS (ASTM)
- Structural Steel.
- Welded and Seamless Steel Pipe.
- Electric-Resistance-Melded Steel Pipe.
- Steel, Carbon (0.16 Maximum to 0.25 Maximum, Percent), Hot Rolled
Sheet and Strip, Commercial Quality.
C553 - Mineral Fiber Blanket and Felt Insulation (Industrial Type).
(Application for copi should be addressed to the American Society for
Testing and Materials, 1916 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103.)
AMERICAN WELDING SOCIETY, INC.(AWS)
D1.1 - Structural Welding Code, Section 2, Design of Welded Connections.
(Application for copies should be addressed to the American Welding Society,
Inc., 2501 N.W. Seventh Street, Miami, FL 33125.)
SOCIETY OF AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERS
(Application for copies should be addressed to the Society of Automotive
Engineers, 400 Commonwealth Drive, Warrendale, PA 15086.)
(Industry association specifications and standards are generally available for
reference from libraries. They are also distributed among technical groups and
using Federal agencies.)
2.3 Order of precedence. In the event of a conflict between the text of this
specification and the references cited herein, the text of this specification
shall take precedence.
3.1 Description. The asphalt melter shall consist of a melting and storage
tank, a dedrummimg tunnel, and all pipe coils, valves, and fittings required to
circulate hot oil from an outside source to dedrum and heat grade 85 to 100
penetration asphalt cement at a rate of 750 gph to a temperature. of 285F. The
melter shall operate either individually, in pairs, or in trios, in parallel
from a single source of hot oil. The melter ready for operation with the doors
closed shall be weathertight when tested as specified in 126.96.36.199.
3.2 First article. Unless otherwise specified (see 6.2) the contrator shall
furnish two asphalt melters for examination and testing within the time frame
specified (see 6.2) to prove prior to starting production that his production
methods and choice of design detail will produce melters that comply with the
requirements of this specification. Examination and tests shall be as specified