ASTM C0597-22 - Standard Test Method for Ultrasonic Pulse Velocity Through Concrete
Standard Test Method for Ultrasonic Pulse Velocity Through Concrete
|Keywords:||concrete; longitudinal stress wave; nondestructive testing; ultrasonic pulse velocity; ultrasonic testing; UPV;|
1.1 This test method covers the determination of the propagation velocity of longitudinal ultrasonic stress wave pulses through concrete. This test method does not apply to the propagation of other types of stress waves through concrete.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
1.3 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, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
1.4 This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.