STANDARDS: BS 6576 | AASHTO T217 | ASTM D4944
For the rapid and accurate determination of moisture content in soil
sand, gravel, aggregates etc, based on the calcium carbide method.
It is possible to vary the sample weight from 3 to 100 g achieving a
moisture range 50% (3g) – 7.5% (20g) – 1.5% (100g).
The bottle is calibrated and equipped with a surface thermometer.
The glass ampoule containing the calcium carbide is broken when
the bottle is closed and shaken, granting better accuracy to the test.
The instrument comprises the testing bottle with manometer, small
balance, 25 ampoules of reagent, accessories, case.
Dimensions: 520x340x140 mm
Weight: 6 kg approx.
A028-11 Carbide Ampoules (pack of 100)