|707.44 Polyvinyl Chloride Sanitary Pipe|
2. Sampling and/or Inspection Requirements:
Inspect material delivered to the site for dimensions and condition The nominal inside diameter shall be 4 through 15 inches. The pipe shall be free from visible defects. If shall not exhibit cracking or splitting. Pipe damaged by crushing or stretching shall not be used. (Field)
The pipe shall be marked at intervals of no more than 5 feet. Markings shall include:
Material designation (cell classification) (minimum 12164B)
Specification PS 46 PVC Gravity sewer pipe ASTM F789
Date of manufacture, and plant designation.
Fittings shall be marked with manufacturer's name, nominal size, material and cell designation Specification number.
Material may be shipped using the Department's Virtual Warehouse (TE-24) system or may be accepted in the field with certified test data.. If shipped by TE-24 and the material fulfills the requirements, it may be used immediately. The Producer/Supplier shall furnish manufacturer's certification and report of test results if not shipped by TE-24. Field/District review of test data should be the basis for acceptance of pipe shipped with certification.
Certified Test data requirements include:
Pipe Stiffness: 46 lbf/in/in
Pipe Flattening: No splitting, cracking or breaking
nominal inside diameter strength
|4 inches||150 ft-lbf|
|6 inches||210 ft-lbf|
|8 inches||210 ft-lbf|
|10 inches >||220 ft-lbf|
If the material does not fulfill the requirements, it shall be rejected. If no certified test data reject the material and return to supplier/contractor.
3. Methods of Test:
ASTM F 789