Guardrail Transitions

T 5040.34

June 8, 1993

U.S. Department of Transportation
Federal Highway Administration

Figure 7B: W-BEAM TRANSITION TO SAFETY SHAPE (Steel Post With Rubrail)

Figure 7B: W-Beam Transition to Safety Shape (Steel Post with Rubrail)(Diagram)

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John Dewar
Roadway Departure Team Leader


What's New

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