Material Testing

Shrinkage limit test of soil IS 2720-Part 6

Shrinkage limit test of soil IS 2720-Part 6

Method of shrinkage limit test of soil Shrinkage limit test of soil, The shrinkage limit of soil is the water content of the soil when the soil is just saturated. The volume of the soil does not decrease when the water content is reduced.  Test standard: IS 2720-Part 6:1972, Reaffirmed 2011   Test Apparatus: Evaporating dish, …

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Liquid limit and plasticity index of soil by cone penetrometer method | LL and PI Test of Soil

Liquid limit and plasticity index of soil by cone penetrometer method | LL and PI Test of Soil Cone Penetrometer   Test Standard : IS 2720-Part 5:1985, Reaffirmed 2010 Test Apparatus: Cone penetrometer Evaporation dishes Air tight containers Spatula, 425 micron IS sieve 45cm square and 10mm thick glass plate, pallet knives, Balance of 0.1 gm …

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Determine the liquid limit and plasticity index of soil by casagrande apparatus | LL PI of soil

Determine the liquid limit and plasticity index of soil by casagrande apparatus | LL PI of soil casagrande apparatus   Test Standard : IS 2720-Part 5:1985, Reaffirmed 2010  Apparatus : Mechanical Liquid limit device  Grooving tool Casagrande’s apparatus Evaporation dishes Air tight containers Spatula 425 micron IS sieve 45cm square 10mm thick glass plate or …

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Aggregate Impact Value Test IS 2386-Part 5: 1963

Aggregate impact value test

DETERMINATION OF IMPACT VALUE OF COARSE AGGREGATE Test Standard : 2386-Part IV: 1963 Test Apparatus: Impact test apparatus with free-falling hammer of 13.5 to 14kg with a height of fall of 380±5mm, with supporting means of hammer whilst fastening or removing the cups. Cylindrical steel cup of internal diameter 102mm and 50mm deep; IS sieves …

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Aggregate Testing | Ten Percent fine value of Coarse Aggregate IS 2386 -Part 4

TEen percentage fine value test

DETERMINATION OF TEN PERCENT FINES VALUE OF COARSE AGGREGATE Test standard: IS 2386 -Part IV: 1963 Purpose of Test: Ten percent fines value is a measure of the resistance of aggregate crushing subjected to loading and it is applicable to both weak and strong aggregate. Test Apparatus : 15cm diameter open ended cylinder with base …

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