STANDARDS: EN 12390-3 | ASTM C617, C31, C192 | AASHTO T23, T126 | NF P18-416
The above mentioned Specifications require that the two faces of the concrete core or cylinder specimen must be made perfectly flat and parallel,
by using sulphur capping equipment.
To obtain plane end surfaces perpendicular to the axis of the cylinder.
CYLINDER CARRIER, for Ø 150×300 mm, 160×320 mm and 6”x 12”.
For an easier handling of the specimens.
Weight: 1.4 kg
MELTING POT for capping compound.
Used to melt the sulphur capping compound. Complete with thermoregulator.
Suitable also for general laboratory purposes.
C290-03 KIT MELTING POT, capacity: 4 litres. Inexpensive model.
230V 1ph 50/60Hz 1500W
A106 MELTING POT, capacity: 5 litres
Temperature range: +50 to +350 °C.
accuracy: ± 1.5 °C.
Complete with pilot lamp, fully isolated to CE Safety
Directive. Internal dimensions: Ø 200×160 mm
230V 1ph 50-60Hz 800W.
Weight: 3 kg approx.
CAPPING COMPOUND, ultra strong flake type.
This compound is a mixture of sulphur and mineral filler; the compressive
strength of 8000 – 9000 Psi is granted (at two hours) on a
2” cube specimen, as requested by ASTM C617 Standard.
On a Ø 150 mm cylinder the compressive strength is 16000 Psi.
Melting point is 115 to 143 °C. (ideal: 130 °C.)
Bag of 22.5 kg (50 lbs)
V186-01 LADLE, stainless steel made.
C294-01 VERTICAL CYLINDER CAPPER for Ø 250×500 mm
C294-02 CYLINDER CARRIER for Ø 250×500 mm
C294-05 VERTICAL CYLINDER CAPPER for Ø 60×120 mm
STEEL CAPPING PLATE, used for capping concrete blocks up to
500×300 mm. The plate surface is accurately machined.
Dimensions: 500x300x20 mm
Weight: 30 kg approx.