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Continuum mechanics and constitutive relationships), and are designed to identify specific parameters associated with the models. An important question is whether the theory stipulated is applicable to a specific test. In particular, many models in common use in the field of mechanics of materials are based on homogenization of properties across heterogeneous media. Thus, it is important to have enough material for the homogenizing process to provide "reasonable" properties. For AC mixes, the question of scale between the particle size and the dimensions of the specimen is important because the maximum aggregate size may not be much smaller than the specimen size.
Figure 26. HVS rutting study results (40 kN load, 50°C at 50 mm depth). 2 percent binder content is less than the 660,000 repetitions. However, the air-void content of this mix was at about 6 percent. 7 percent binder content. ASPHALT MIX DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION 49 Flexural Fatigue Test. When the design binder content has been selected, the performance of the mix in a selected structural section is evaluated to insure that the anticipated traffic for the design period can be carried so that the level of fatigue cracking will not exceed some prescribed level such as 10 percent in the wheel paths (Deacon et al.
Accordingly, the compacted properties of each trial blend are evaluated to estimate an asphalt content that would produce 4 percent air voids. The following parameters are then estimated for each of the trial blends: (1) VMA at Ndesign; (2) VFA at Ndesign; (3) percent of maximum theoretical density at NmitiaiJ (4) percent of maximum theoretical density at Nmaximum; and (5) dust proportion P2oo /effective Pwasp. The parameter Ninitiai is calculated from Ndesign. Ninitiai represents mix response during initial compaction, as in breakdown rolling.