Traffic signal pole research

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Published by Wyoming Dept. Transportation in Cheyenne, WY .

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  • Wyoming.,
  • Wyoming


  • Traffic signs and signals -- Supports -- Wyoming,
  • Poles (Engineering) -- Wyoming -- Aerodynamics,
  • Metals -- Fatigue,
  • Wind-pressure

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Statement[H.R. Hamilton ... et al.].
ContributionsHamilton, Homer Robert, 1961-, WYDOT Research Center., University of Wyoming. Dept. of Civil and Architectural Engineering.
LC ClassificationsTE228 .T7322 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3461032M
LC Control Number2005414256

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