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Metric

V = 40 km/h
Trav Way (m) = 3.6
Used 3.6 m
R (ft)
328
2292
100
22966
19685
16404
13123
9843
8202
6562
4921
4593
4265
3937
3609
3281
2953
2625
2297
1969
1640
1312
1099
1001
984
820
755
738
656
640
574
492
459
443
427
410
394
377
361
344
328
312
295
279

Deg of Curv
17° 27' 50"
2° 30' 00"
57° 17' 45"
0° 14' 58"
0° 17' 28"
0° 20' 57"
0° 26' 12"
0° 34' 56"
0° 41' 55"
0° 52' 23"
1° 9' 51"
1° 14' 51"
1° 20' 36"
1° 27' 19"
1° 35' 15"
1° 44' 47"
1° 56' 26"
2° 10' 59"
2° 29' 41"
2° 54' 38"
3° 29' 34"
4° 21' 57"
5° 12' 47"
5° 43' 33"
5° 49' 17"
6° 59' 08"
7° 35' 35"
7° 45' 42"
8° 43' 55"
8° 57' 21"
9° 58' 45"
11° 38' 33"
12° 28' 27"
12° 56' 10"
13° 26' 01"
13° 58' 16"
14° 33' 11"
15° 11' 09"
15° 52' 34"
16° 37' 56"
17° 27' 50"
18° 22' 58"
19° 24' 15"
20° 32' 44"

Values for Design Elements Re

eMax = 10%
NC = 4.00%
# Lanes = 1
Rev. 8/15/2003

R (m)
100
699
30
7000
6000
5000
4000
3000
2500
2000
1500
1400
1300
1200
1100
1000
900
800
700
600
500
400
335
305
300
250
230
225
200
195
175
150
140
135
130
125
120
115
110
105
100
95
90
85

(19 mph)
30 km/h
Lr
e
5.5%
26
NC
9.9%
48
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
NC
4.0%
19
4.3%
21
4.4%
21
4.5%
22
4.7%
23
4.8%
23
5.0%
24
5.1%
24
5.3%
25
5.5%
26
5.7%
27
5.9%
28
6.1%
29

Rmin =

25 m

Rmax for spiral use =

53 m

Ls(des) =
Ls(min)

Ls(best)

22

26

17 m
Ls(max)
Calc. e
49

16

27

27
26
25
25
24
24
23
23
22
22
21
21
20

60
58
57
56
55
54
53
51
50
49
48
46
45

24
24
24
24
25
26
27
28
29

0.055056
0.009815
0.098757
0.001009
0.001177
0.001411
0.001762
0.002345
0.002809
0.003504
0.004654
0.004981
0.005358
0.005796
0.006312
0.006929
0.007679
0.008611
0.009801
0.011372
0.013541
0.016728
0.019745
0.021535
0.021865
0.025817
0.027823
0.028373
0.031481
0.032184
0.035332
0.040217
0.042552
0.043819
0.045157
0.046574
0.048076
0.049668
0.051358
0.053151
0.055056
0.057078
0.059222
0.06149

098757 0.078296 0.3 ft) rounding _num 1 Is this Metric? Radius list used Go to top Min.068975 0.090612 0.0% 31 32 33 35 36 37 39 41 44 46 48 48 20 31 19 32 18 33 18 35 17 36 16 15 15 14 14 16 19 R(min) = 25 m 44 42 41 39 38 36 35 33 31 29 27 24 Variables ▼ R_List ▼ 0.9% 10.1% 9.5% 9.2% 8.082078 0.9% 7.074869 0.066381 0.1% 1 2 M_List Radius list toggle Superelevation rounding m (3. Ls(best) occurs at R = Go to top 125 m 0.6% 9.262 246 230 213 197 180 164 148 131 115 98 82 21° 49' 47" 23° 17' 06" 24° 56' 54" 26° 52' 02" 29° 6' 23" 31° 45' 08" 34° 55' 39" 38° 48' 30" 43° 39' 34" 49° 53' 47" 58° 12' 45" 69° 51' 18" 80 75 70 65 60 55 50 45 40 35 30 25 6.8% 8.095033 0.099803 .5% 7.086208 0.6% 6.4% 6.2% 7.071772 0.06388 0.

01104 0.004959 0.042399 0.077407 0.5% 4.5% 8.0% 4.014967 0.6% 5.5% 53 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 4.7% 6.7% 40 NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC NC 4.8% 4.010152 0.012099 0.077407 0.6% 9.083844 Rmin = (31 mph) 50 km/h Lr e 9.0% 6.4% 4.3% 9.8% 5.0% 4.2% 4.8% 9.4% 6.1% 7.061782 0.7% 7.8% 9.9% 6.5% 7.0% 7.8% 8.04533 0.071957 0.064495 0.9% 22 24 27 27 31 33 33 37 37 39 43 45 46 47 48 49 50 50 52 53 53 54 55 Rmax for spiral use = Ls(des) = Ls(min) Ls(best) 22 44 40 38 38 35 33 33 31 31 29 27 26 25 25 24 24 23 23 22 22 23 25 26 33 33 37 37 39 43 45 46 47 48 49 50 50 .1% 5.0025 0.9% 7.Design Elements Related to Design Speed and Horizonal Curvature (Exhibit 3-24) (25 mph) 40 km/h Lr e 7.6% 6.6% 8.008177 0.013381 0.035935 0.6% 6.079439 0.0% 4.0% 9.9% 8.1% 9.006174 0.2% 7. e 49 86 85 77 74 73 69 68 65 60 58 57 56 55 54 53 51 50 49 48 46 45 0.4% 7.7% 7.023198 0.081585 0.00179 0.1% 8.033155 0.016978 0.075485 0.0505 0.003118 0.2% 8.036443 0.6% 6.055675 0.004144 0.6% 5.067344 0.065905 0.3% 8.008744 0.068809 0.075507 0.5% 9.070338 0.046123 0.017001 0.051467 0.009395 0.019609 0.2% 6.002086 0.4% 21 21 22 23 24 26 26 29 32 33 34 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 Rmin = 45 m Rmax for spiral use = 95 m Ls(des) = Ls(min) Ls(best) 22 40 38 38 35 33 33 31 31 29 27 26 25 25 24 24 23 23 22 22 21 21 20 29 32 33 34 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 22 m Ls(max) Calc.07367 0.028373 0.1% 5.

8% 10.086208 0.098174 0.0% 44 46 47 48 49 50 51 51 20 19 18 18 19 21 23 25 44 44 42 41 39 38 36 35 33 R(min) = 45 m Min.096075 0.8.0% 55 55 28 30 R(min) = 75 m m Min.1% 9.040385 10.099646 0.0% 10.091185 0.6% 9.0% 10.075507 0.091172 0. Ls(best) occurs at R = Go to top 175 0.097798 0.088662 0.093679 0.4% 9. Ls(best) occurs at R = Go to top 230 .099892 0.6% 8.9% 9.

066733 0.084559 0.08794 0.047846 0.023105 0.091397 0.097768 0.006821 0.016539 0.003445 0. e 49 98 90 86 85 77 74 73 69 68 65 60 58 57 56 55 54 53 51 50 49 48 46 45 0.094777 0.065612 0.098943 .048487 0.04431 0.026617 0.013902 0.004295 0.060431 0.018272 0.008483 0.023135 -0.08133 0.011216 0.03137 0.011988 0.75 m 148 m 28 m Ls(max) Calc.086234 0.038145 0.089666 0.10557 0.015106 0.059476 0.012874 0.078283 0.09635 0.082923 0.002467 0.093111 0.055907 0.071499 0.020407 0.094777 0.005703 0.002875 0.

099992 0.0198 -0.10557 -0.44 42 n) = 75 m m 0.26431 .093929 0.087444 0.097595 0.099411 0.05876 0.029427 -0.099746 0.076587 0.

09449 21.35% 11 17 22 28 33 39 44 50 56 61 67 72 11.2 1.5197 385.86614 125.16 0.2 1 3 0.13 0.062438 0 0 0 2.44% 0.75% 0.14 0.65% 0.330709 11.11 0.0472 756.3023 357.527559 7.3 10 3.6933 596.49606 70.60% 0.2205 819.3858 160.9098 453.24672 46.18 0.7612 209.66 4 3.2126 0 0 0 0.66083 75.85039 30.17 0.76378 51.937 238.3 m/s2 Constants pmin C pmax round Ls DxR Metric 0.70% 0.023457 0.07087 37.8504 568.291339 4.Speed2 Current eMax = 10.036617 0.8268 466.14 0.47% 0.24859 26.71169 113.2826 31.81102 17.12 0.9738 277.189 312.046118 0.38% 0.17 0.41% 0.578 R_list 23000 20000 17000 14000 12000 10000 8000 6000 5000 4000 0° 14' 57" 0° 17' 11" 0° 20' 13" 0° 24' 33" 0° 28' 39" 0° 34' 23" 0° 42' 58" 0° 57' 18" 1° 8' 45" 1° 25' 57" D_list 22918 11459 7639 5730 4584 3820 3274 2865 2546 2292 0° 15' 00" 0° 30' 00" 0° 45' 00" 1° 0' 00" 1° 15' 00" 1° 30' 00" 1° 45' 00" 2° 0' 00" 2° 15' 00" 2° 30' 00" .15 0. page 164 Green Book.049938 0. page 164 Exhibit 3-34 Exhibit 3-33 US Customary 0.55% 0.14961 fmax Side friction factor Vr Running speed MRG Maximum relative gradient Rmin = Rpi = hPI = S1 = S2 = MO = Exhibit 3-14 Exhibit 3-26 Exhibit 3-27 V^2/(127*(eMax+f)) Vr^2/(127*eMax) eMax*((V/Vr)^2-1) hPI*Rpi (f-hPI)/(1/Rmin-1/Rpi) 1/RPI*(1/Rmin-1/Rpi)*(S2-S1)/2*Rmin Ls(des) = V x 2 sec x (1000/3600) x(spiral) = [V x (1000/3600)]^2/1.0% Superelevation Table Speed (km/h) f Vr (km/h) MRG Ls(des) Rmin Rpi hPI S1 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 110 120 130 0.030612 0.019008 0.9843 173.0214 1 M_list 7000 6000 5000 4000 3000 2500 2000 1500 1400 1300 Equation 3-10 Equation 3-13 Equation 3-14 Equation 3-15 Green Book.013173 0.7675 739.038408 0.80% 0.8976 652.09 0.15 5729.08 20 30 40 47 55 63 70 77 85 91 98 102 0.50% 0.

1200 1100 1000 900 800 700 600 500 400 335 305 300 250 230 225 200 195 175 150 140 135 130 125 120 115 110 105 100 95 90 85 80 75 70 65 60 55 50 45 40 35 30 25 3500 3000 2500 2000 1800 1600 1500 1400 1200 1000 965 900 835 800 760 750 700 660 600 510 500 465 450 425 400 380 375 350 325 300 275 250 225 200 185 175 170 150 125 115 105 100 75 Bottom 1° 38' 13" 1° 54' 35" 2° 17' 31" 2° 51' 53" 3° 10' 59" 3° 34' 52" 3° 49' 11" 4° 5' 33" 4° 46' 29" 5° 43' 46" 5° 56' 15" 6° 21' 58" 6° 51' 42" 7° 9' 43" 7° 32' 20" 7° 38' 22" 8° 11' 06" 8° 40' 52" 9° 32' 57" 11° 14' 04" 11° 27' 33" 12° 19' 18" 12° 43' 57" 13° 28' 53" 14° 19' 26" 15° 4' 40" 15° 16' 44" 16° 22' 13" 17° 37' 46" 19° 5' 55" 20° 50' 05" 22° 55' 06" 25° 27' 53" 28° 38' 52" 30° 58' 14" 32° 44' 26" 33° 42' 12" 38° 11' 50" 45° 50' 12" 49° 49' 21" 54° 34' 03" 57° 17' 45" 76° 23' 40" Bottom 2083 1910 1763 1637 1528 1432 1348 1273 1206 1146 1042 955 881 819 764 716 674 637 603 573 521 477 441 409 382 358 337 318 302 286 273 260 239 220 205 179 159 143 119 102 90 75 2° 45' 00" 3° 0' 00" 3° 15' 00" 3° 30' 00" 3° 45' 00" 4° 0' 00" 4° 15' 00" 4° 30' 00" 4° 45' 00" 5° 0' 00" 5° 30' 00" 6° 0' 00" 6° 30' 00" 7° 0' 00" 7° 30' 00" 8° 0' 00" 8° 30' 00" 9° 0' 00" 9° 30' 00" 10° 0' 00" 11° 0' 00" 12° 0' 00" 13° 0' 00" 14° 0' 00" 15° 0' 00" 16° 0' 00" 17° 0' 00" 18° 0' 00" 19° 0' 00" 20° 0' 00" 21° 0' 00" 22° 0' 00" 24° 0' 00" 26° 0' 00" 28° 0' 00" 32° 0' 00" 36° 0' 00" 40° 0' 00" 48° 0' 00" 56° 0' 00" 64° 0' 00" 76° 0' 00" Bottom .

004878 23.2614 426.54% 0.7009 1003.Speed3 S2 MO Rmax(spiral) Speed (MPH) f Vr (MPH) MRG Ls(des) Rmin 3.4188 94.25 1.909 1341.026198 0.1861 854.684 2370.120 0.0709 0.020301 0.7692 320.090 0.02428 0.27559 113.37 Lanes_adj # Lanes V^2/(15*(eMax+f)) Vr^2/(15*eMax) hPI*Rpi/DxR 1 1.74016 95.080 15 20 24 28 32 36 40 44 48 52 55 58 61 64 0.165 0.155 0.3937 63.35% 44 59 73 88 103 117 132 147 161 176 191 205 220 235 54.149606 7.70% 0.8116 1090.01521 0.032143 0.5 2 2.086614 12.086 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65 70 75 80 0.022789 0.867 480.27 1633.100 0.6752 290.25 .54545 98.68504 28.78% 0.34646 38.4444 876.010543 0.74% 0.47% 0.333 1973.031481 0.58% 0.45% 0.0204 694.2327 230.5423 718.018544 0.7692 593.145 0.5 3 3.140 0.3858 133.130 0.3856 213.110 0.5 1.5 n lb w 1 1.96676 148.028236 0.175 0.150 0.75 2 2.66% 0.8357 379.77953 78.40% 0.74169 53.50% 0.59843 19.76543 157.43% 0.170 0.38% 0.160 0.62% 0.58268 50.031481 0.6667 551.

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6667 682.003537 0.031818 0.023562 0.018617 0.074467 0.026563 0.010425 0.019629 0.00135 0.5294 620.667 2480.010219 0.023457 0.359 1531.32 .667 1290.010472 0.667 0 0 0.007272 0.031293 0.0261 809.021458 0.8301 1024.3399 455.057014 0.031481 0.039669 0.06545 0.016745 0.667 1536 1802.059 3239.00057 0.8824 202.05625 0 0 0.002339 0.027924 0.04916 0.004654 0.Rpi hPI S1 S2 MO Rmax(spiral) 150 266.085 1822.006597 113.006562 0.4575 316.013585 0.029132 0.033136 0.008389 0.035197 0.014796 0.002618 0.008507 0.04566 0.118 2138.051169 0.667 2242.041888 0.019742 0.026543 0.023097 0.667 2016.014254 0.667 2730.004945 0.017872 0.022154 0.6667 384 522.6667 864 1066.105 2847.029089 0.024171 0.025309 0.029527 0.458 2480.013963 0.941 1265.026808 0.