SAND REPLACEMENT

BS 1377:9; 1924:2
Main features
  • Heavy duty precisely machined
General description

The Sand Replacement is used to determine the dry density of in-situ compact, fine, medium grained soils and for layers not exceeding 50 cm thickness.
A circular hole is dug in the ground, all the soil from within it is collected, weighed and dried.

The hole is then back-filled with standard uniform sand or fine gravel, poured from a calibrated container for calculating the volume of hole.

Complete set consists of pouring cylinder, calibration container and a tray. The sand pouring cylinder is made of cast aluminum and precisely machined.
The calibration container and tray are made of plated sheet steel.

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Technical specifications

Ordering info

SL 0781 Sand replacement Set 100 mm

SL 0782 Sand replacement Set 150 mm

SL 0783 Sand replacement Set 200 mm