GILLMORE APPARATUS (C-095)

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ASTM C266 • ASTM C414

  • Used to determine the setting time of hydraulic-cement paste by means of the Gillmore needles.
  • The purpose of this test method is to establish whether a cement complies with a specification limit on Gillmore time of setting.
  • Initial setting time needle:
    • Weight : 113.4 ± 0.5 g
    • Tip : Ø 2.12 ± 0.05 mm
  • Final setting time needle:
    • Weight : 453.6 ± 0.5 g
    • Tip : Ø 1.06 ± 0.05 mm