Operating the portable seismic pavement analyzer
Bell, Haley P., 1982-
Special ReportAbstract: The portable seismic pavement analyzer (PSPA) is a nondestructive testing device that measures the seismic modulus of concrete pavements. This report provides guidance on how to operate the PSPA including (A.) general use and recommendations of the PSPA, (B.) processing data measured from the PSPA, (C.) step-by-step instructions for replacing the batteries in the PSPA, (D.) step-by-step instructions for removing and replacing the rubber pads on the bottom of the receivers and the source of the PSPA, and (E.) troubleshooting.
Geotechnical and Structures Laboratory (U.S.)Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Flexural strength; PSPA; Nondestructive testing; Seismic; Seismic waves; Equipment; Instruments
ERDC/GSL SR ; 06-9.
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