Difference between revisions of "Trackside sand drain"

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1. A [[Pipe drain]] installed along the inner circumference of a running track to drain both the track surface and the enclosed field area; perforated pipe is laid in a trench and covered with gravel, then the trench is filled to the surface with 4" to 6" of coarse sand.<br>
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1. A [[Pipe drain]] installed along the inner circumference of a running track to drain both the track surface and the enclosed field area; perforated pipe is laid in a trench and covered with gravel, then the trench is filled to the surface with 4" to 6" of coarse sand.<br><br>http://www.onekama.k12.mi.us/h2003/new.track/track.drain01.JPG<br>The drain is added to keep water off the track.<br>
 
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Source:http://www.onekama.k12.mi.us/h2003/new.track/<br>
 
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Revision as of 19:58, 22 February 2006


1. A Pipe drain installed along the inner circumference of a running track to drain both the track surface and the enclosed field area; perforated pipe is laid in a trench and covered with gravel, then the trench is filled to the surface with 4" to 6" of coarse sand.

track.drain01.JPG
The drain is added to keep water off the track.
Source:http://www.onekama.k12.mi.us/h2003/new.track/