Hydrometer Method Particle Size Analysis Set

Hydrometer Method Particle Size Analysis Set

the particle size analysis set uses hydrometer method to determine the soil density, following the ASTM D422, AASHTO T88 standards.
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ASTM D422 | AASHTO T88 

 

Apparatus need for the particle analysis by hydrometer method

1. Soil hydrometer

Two types available, type A from 0.995 to 1.038 g/ml, type B -5 to 60 g/l, meets ASTM/AASHTO standards.

2. 1000ml Hydrometer jar

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3. Thermometer

A calibrated thermometer with 0.5C resolution4. High speed stirrer with cup, speed up 10000rpm under no load.

5. Sieves

Square mesh woven cloth sieves, aperture as below table:

75mm

3inch

50mm

2inch

25mm

1inch

9.25mm

3/8 inch

4.75mm

No.4

2.0mm

No.10

0.425mm

No.40

0.075mm

No.200

 

5. Constant temperature water bath with heater, inner Dimensions: 600x300x380 mm

6. Glass beaker with cap. 250ml or larger but smaller than 500ml

7. Aluminum container with lid.

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8. Others: balance, drying oven, glass rod. 

9. Reagent: Sodium exametaphosphate

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