Proceedings of the Annual Convention of the American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association, Volume 23
The Association, 1922 - Railroads
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Page 550 - The manufacturer shall afford the inspector, without charge, all reasonable facilities to satisfy him that the material is being furnished in accordance with these specifications. All tests and inspection shall be made at the place of manufacture prior to shipment, unless otherwise specified, and shall be so conducted as not to interfere unnecessarily with the operation of the works.
Page 505 - The purchaser may make the tests to govern the acceptance or rejection of the material in his own laboratory or elsewhere. Such tests, however, shall be made at the expense of the purchaser.
Page 43 - Be it further Resolved, That this resolution be spread upon the minutes of this meeting and that certified copies be sent to Hon.
Page 541 - The provisions of this agreement shall Inure to the benefit of and be binding upon the successors and assigns of the parties.
Page 1116 - Howard said he desired to call the attention of the members of the Association to the fact that this was the most representative meeting of the Association ever held.
Page 520 - For smaller sizes of pipes the letters may be 1 inch in length. The weight and the class letter shall be conspicuously painted in white on the inside of each pipe and special casting after the coating has become hard. ALLOWABLE PERCENTAGE OF VARIATION IN WEIGHT. SECTION 7. No pipe shall be accepted the weight of which shall be less than the standard...
Page 479 - Fine aggregate shall consist of sand, stone screenings, or other inert materials with similar characteristics, or a combination thereof, having clean, hard, strong, durable, uncoated grains and free from injurious amounts of dust, lumps, soft or flaky particles, shale, alkali organic matter, loam or other deleterious substances.
Page 126 - ... to that test. If either of these two additional specimens fails, the lot of tape represented by that sample shall be rejected. NOMINAL MINIMUM MINIMUM WEIGHT NET WEIGHT LENGTH PER ROLL, PER 100 PER POUND, LB. ROLLS, LB.
Page 524 - Specimen bars of the metal used, each being 26 inches long by 2 inches wide and i inch thick, shall be made without charge as often as the engineer may direct, and, in default of definite instructions, the contractor shall make and test at least one bar from each heat or run of metal. The bars, when placed flatwise upon supports 24 inches apart and loaded in the...
Page 519 - All pipes having the same outside diameter shall have the same inside diameter at both ends. The inside diameter of the lighter pipes of each standard outside diameter shall be gradually increased for a distance of about 6 inches from each...