AASHTO T 247 2nd Edition, January 1, 2002
Standard Method of Test for Preparation of Test Specimens of Bituminous Mixtures by Means of California Kneading Compactor
Includes all amendments and changes through Reaffirmation Notice , 2006
The method covers the compaction of test specimens of bituminous paving mixtures by means of a mechanical compactor that imparts a kneading action to the test specimens by a series of individual impressions made with a ram.
This standard may involve hazardous materials, operations, and equipment. This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices, and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.