704.01 Clay or Shale Brick

1. Specification:

704.01 C&MS.

2. Sampling and/or Inspection Requirements:

Material delivered to the site shall be inspected for uniformity, appearance and dimensions. Material found to be defective shall be rejected. (Field)

The brick shall be visually inspected. Minor indentations and surface cracks incidental to the usual methods of manufacture, or the small chipping resulting from the customary methods of handling in shipment and delivery should not be deemed grounds for rejection. Brick shall be of rectangular cross-section with substantially straight ends and square corners. Kiln marks or depressions not exceeding 3/16inch (5 mm) in depth shall be permitted on the back side of the brick.

Sewer bricks shall have plain or smooth surfaces on both ends and the face side.

Manhole brick shall have plain, slightly or moderately textured surfaces.

Approved material may be used upon completion of satisfactory inspection as indicated above.

Qualified Product List (QPL)

Only material that is approved as a Qualified Product may be used. To verify, refer to Qualified Product List (QPL) on the OMM website http://www.dot.state.oh.us/Divisions/ConstructionMgt/Materials/Pages/QPL.aspx

No sample is required.

3. Methods of Test: