ASTM C1896

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ASTM C1896 – Standard Specification for Joints for Concrete Arch Pipe Using Profile Rubber Gaskets


This specification covers flexible joints for concrete arch pipe, using rubber gaskets for leak resistant joints.

The specification covers the design of joints and the requirements for rubber gaskets to be used therewith, for arch pipe conforming in all other respects to Specification C506 provided that if there is conflict in permissible variations in dimensions the requirements of this specification for joints shall govern.


arch pipe; concrete pipe; joints; rubber gaskets