Initial Absorption

BS 1881-208
Main features
  • Easy to use
  • Mounted on a stand
General description

This Initial Absorption apparatus is used to assess the surface absorption characteristics of concrete.The rate of flow of water per unit area into a concrete surface when subjected to a constant head of 200 mm is measured.

The unit consists of a capillary tube mounted on a scale, a water reservoir & connecting tubes.

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Technical specifications

Ordering info

CN 0185 Initial Absorption Kit