STANDARD: BS 1377:2
This equipment is used to determine the quantitative size distribution
of very fine particle in soils, like clay and silt.
The complete set comprises:
S144 Andreasen pipette, 25 ml capacity, for an accurate extraction
of the quantities of soil in suspension for analysis.
S144-01 Pipette stand, to accurately raise and lower the pipette
with no transmission of vibration to not disturb the
sample suspension. Weight: 10 kg
S144-02 Sedimentation cylinder, 500 ml capacity
S144-03 Rubber bung for cylinder
S144-04 Evaporating dish, glass, Ø 90 by 50 mm height.
V172-03 Soil hydrometer, long stem, 0.995 to 1030 g/ml.
S155-04 Glass tank, dimensions: 600x300x380 mm.
S155-09 Heater, professional type, complete with thermostat,
cooling coil, circulation unit.
Alternative: S155-09S simple type, see p. 474
S155-10 Thermometer, range 0 – 50 °C, subd. 0.5 °C.
Total weight: 40 kg approx.
Note: each item can be ordered separately.
S144-10 ANDREASEN PIPETTE, capacity: 10 ml
C306-03 CONTROL PANEL, complete with on/off switch and electric
protections, to get S155-09 heater to CE Safety Directive.
A117 END-OVER-END SHAKER. Technical details: see p. 60