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Density Apparatus for Soil Testing

Density Apparatus

Sand density apparatus determines the in-place density of soils. Set includes 1-gal. (3.79L) threaded jar, detachable double cone consisting of a brass cylindrical valve with a 1/2" (12.7mm) dia. orifice. Valve has stops that prevent rotating past completely open or completely closed positions. Bottom cone 6-1/2" (165mm) dia. flanged opening fits the opening of the H-4246 field density plate (order separately). Meets ASTM D1556; AASHTO T191. Shipping wt. 10 lbs. (4.5kg)

Density Apparatus– H-4245

Density Apparatus

Similar to H-4245, but with 4-1/2" (114mm) dia. bottom cone flanged to fit opening of the H-4249A field density plate (order separately). Shipping wt. 8 lbs. (3.6kg)

Density Apparatus– H-4249


Field Density Plate

Used with H-4245 density apparatus to simplify removal of soil from test mold and act as template to control hole diameter. Cast aluminum alloy. Size 12 x 12" (305 x 305 mm). Meets ASTM D1556; AASHTO T191.

Field Density Plate– H-4246

Field Density Plate

Used with H-4249 density apparatus. Same as H-4246 Field Density Plate except with 4-1/2" (114mm) dia. hole.

Field Density Plate– H-4249P

Replacement Jar

1-gal (4L) capacity threaded plastic replacement jar is same as furnished with H-4245.

Replacement Jar– H-4238


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