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TRB’s National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report 712: Optimization of Tack Coat for HMA Placement presents proposed test methods for measuring the quality and performance characteristics of tack coat in the laboratory and the field, and includes a training manual presenting proposed construction and testing procedures for tack coat materials.

Links to appendixes B and D to NCHRP Report 712, which are available only in electronic format, are below:

• Appendix B: ATacker™ Displacement Rate Verification Experiment

• Appendix D: Comparison of the LISST Device and the Simple Shear Tester (SST)

Suggested Citation

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2012. Optimization of Tack Coat for HMA Placement. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.

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Publication Info

135 pages |  8.5 x 11 |  Paperback
ISBN: 978-0-309-21397-4
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