Fablon Fabric Reinforced Rubber Bearing Pad
Fablon is a high capacity preformed cushioning pad fabricated using multiple layers of high quality cotton polyester duck fabric, completely impregnated with a high-grade nitrile compound.Compression
Fablon finished pads will withstand compressive loads perpendicular to the plane of laminations of 10,000 pounds minimum per square inch without detrimental reduction in thickness or extrusion.Specifications:
D.O.T. Federal Standard Specifications for ConstructionComparable to
Administration: of Roads and Bridges on Federal
Highway Projects (1985).
AASHTO: Standard Specifications for Highway Bridges.
Preformed Fabric Pads:
16th Edition – 18.10.2
17th Edition – 126.96.36.199
2nd ED.LRFD – 18.10.2
PCI: Prestressed Concrete Design Handbook
7th Edition (2010) Part 6, paragraph
6.10.3, Bearing Pad.