AGGREGATE SOUNDNESS TEST SET (Magnesium Sulphate Method) (AG-042)

Category:

ASTM C88

  • Used to determine the soundness of aggregate when subjected to weathering action in concrete or
    other applications.
  • The test is done by repeated immersion in saturated solutions of magnesium sulfate followed by
    oven drying to partially or completely dehydrate the salt precipitated in permeable pore spaces.
  • Magnesium Sulphate (1 kg)
  • Density Basket (Ø 120 mm x 160 mm / 3.35 mm opening)
  • Hydrometer (1200 – 1300 g/ml)
  • Container with Lid