UpCodes logo
Go To Full Code Chapter
Such testing shall follow a nationally recognized standard test, or when there is no standard test procedure for the material or assembly in question, the building official shall require the material or assembly under dead plus live load shall deflect not more than as set forth in Section 1616.3, and that the material or assembly shall sustain dead load plus twice the live load for a period of 24 hours, with a recovery of at least 80 percent or a 100-percent recovery after one-half test load.

Related Code Sections

14.4.3* Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance, Test Methods
equipment shall be tested according to Table 14.4.3.2. Table 14.4.3.2 Testing Component Initial Acceptance Periodic Frequency Method ...
1625.2 Structural Design, Testing Method
Such testing shall follow a nationally recognized standard test, or when there is no standard test procedure for the material or assembly in question ...
1625.2 Structural Design, Testing Method
Such testing shall follow a nationally recognized standard test, or when there is no standard test procedure for the material or assembly in question ...
1625.2 Structural Design, Testing Method
Such testing shall follow a nationally recognized standard test, or when there is no standard test procedure for the material or assembly in question ...
2105.2.2.2 Masonry, Prism Test Method
The determination of compressive strength by the prism test method shall be in accordance with Sections 2105.2.2.2.1 and 2105.2.2.2.2 ...