## SPECIFIC GRAVITY OF COARSE AGGREGATE AASHTO T

2014-4-14 Specific Gravity is the ratio of the weight of a given volume of aggregate to the weight of an equal volume of water. Water, at a temperature of 73.4°F (23°C) has a specific gravity of 1. Specific Gravity is important for several reasons. Some deleterious particles are lighter than the good aggregates.

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2019-9-19 As per the definition given in the ‘IS: 2386 (Part III) 1963’, (Indian Standard- Methods of Test for Aggregates for Concrete Specific Gravity, Density, Voids, Absorption and Bulking), the specific gravity of coarse aggregates is the weight of the aggregates

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2009-3-1 According to the AASHTO T 85 standard, specific gravity and absorption of coarse aggregates, the specific gravity of an aggregate is defined as the ratio of the density of a material to the density of distilled water at a stated temperature, the values being dimensionless. In terms of absorption, it is a measure of the amount of water that penetrates the effective pores of the aggregates.

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2018-10-30 1.2 The specific gravity and absorption of coarse aggregate is normally determined on Plus No. 4 Material. When corresponding fine aggregate specific gravity and absorption are determined on Minus No. 8 Material, in accordance with Arizona Test Method 211, the coarse aggregate specific gravity and absorption shall be performed on Plus No. 8 Material. "Coarse aggregate" as herein referenced will be for either Plus No. 4 or Plus No. 8 Material. Coarse aggregate specific gravity and absorption for mineral aggregates used in asphaltic concrete, other than asphaltic concrete friction course, shall be determined on Plus No. 4 Material.

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2021-1-14 SPECIFIC GRAVITY AND ABSORPTION OF COARSE AGGREGATE FOP FOR AASHTO T 85 Scope This procedure covers the determination of specific gravity and absorption of coarse aggregate in accordance with AASHTO T 85-14. Specific gravity may be expressed as bulk specific gravity (G sb), bulk specific gravity, saturated surface dry (G sb SSD), or apparent

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2017-3-9 Aggregate specific gravity is needed to determine weight-to-volume relationships and to calculate various volume-related quantities such as voids in mineral aggregate (VMA), and voids filled by asphalt (VFA). Absorption can be used as an indicator of aggregate durability as well as the volume of asphalt binder it is likely to absorb.

get price## COMBINED COARSE AND FINE AGGREGATE SPECIFIC

2018-5-18 COMBINED COARSE AND FINE AGGREGATE SPECIFIC GRAVITY AND ABSORPTION (An Arizona Method) 1. SCOPE (a) This procedure describes the method which is used to determine the combined coarse and fine aggregate specific gravity and absorption when the specific gravity and absorption of the fine aggregate and the coarse aggregate are known.

get price## T 85 Specific Gravity and Absorption of Coarse Aggregate

2021-1-14 Specific gravity may be expressed as bulk specific gravity (G sb), bulk specific gravity, saturated surface dry (G sb SSD), or apparent specific gravity (G sa). G sb and absorption are based on aggregate after soaking in water. This procedure is not intended to be used with lightweight aggregates. Terminology Absorption the increase in the

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2016-6-19 To Determine Specific Gravity of Coarse Aggregate Concrete Practical. Coarse aggregates are particles greater than 4.75mm, but generally range between 9.5mm to 37.5mm in diameter. They can either be from Primary, Secondary or

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Specific Gravity is the ratio of the weight of a given volume of aggregate to the weight of an equal volume of water. It is the measure of strength or quality of the specific material. Aggregates having low specific gravity are generally weaker than those with higher specific gravity values.

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2020-7-22 Procedure for Specific Gravity Test of Coarse Aggregate:-. Take clean sample of coarse aggregate (about 2 kg). The sample should be washed to remove fine aggregates. The aggregates coarser than 6.3 mm are taken. Then place the aggregate sample in the wire basket. Immerse the wire basket in distilled water, which is at a temperature of 22 ºC to

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Specific Gravity is defined as the ratio of Weight of Aggregate to the Weight of equal Volume of water. The specific gravity of an aggregate is considered to be a measure of strength or quality of the material. This property helps in a general identification of aggregates.

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2020-8-31 Bulk specific gravity (SSD) is used if the aggregate is wet, that is, if its if its absorption has been satisfied. Conversely, the bulk specific gravity (oven-dry) is used for computations when the aggregate is dry or assumed to be dry. Apparent specific gravity pertains to the relative density of the solid material making up the constituent

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2018-5-18 c = Specific Gravity of Coarse Aggregate G f = Specific Gravity of Fine Aggregate G admix = Specific Gravity of Mineral Admixture Type I or II Cement = 3.14 Type IP Cement = 3.00 Hydrated Lime = 2.20 Example: P c = 41 P f = 59 P admix = 1.0% G c = 2.597 G f = 2.626 Type of Mineral Admixture = Hydrated Lime Mineral Admixture Specific Gravity = 2

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Aggregate specific gravity is needed to determine weight-to-volume relationships and to calculate various volume-related quantities such as voids in mineral aggregate (VMA), and voids filled by asphalt (VFA). Absorption can be used as an indicator of aggregate durability as well as the volume of asphalt binder it

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2020-12-30 To determine the specific gravity of given sample of coarse aggregate using pycnometer. Apparatus used: Pycnometer, Weighing scale, Glass rod etc. Description Specific Gravity of Coarse Aggregates is the ratio of weight of known volume of the coarse aggregates to the weight of the equal volume of water at the room temperature.

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2021-7-6 The specific gravity of aggregates is calculated by the ratio between the weight of aggregates to the weight of water which equals the aggregate weight. The high specific gravity of aggregates contains good quality, and at the same time, low specific gravity aggregates are weak and permeable. Normally the specific gravity value of aggregates

get price## T 85 Specific Gravity and Absorption of Coarse Aggregate

2021-1-14 Specific gravity may be expressed as bulk specific gravity (G sb), bulk specific gravity, saturated surface dry (G sb SSD), or apparent specific gravity (G sa). G sb and absorption are based on aggregate after soaking in water. This procedure is not intended to be used with lightweight aggregates. Terminology Absorption the increase in the

get price## Specific Gravity of coarse and fine aggregates CivilArc

2017-4-9 Objective: For assessment of the specific gravity of specified specimen of fine and coarse aggregates. Specific gravity of coarse aggregate Apparatus. An equilibrium or scale of volume of minimum 3 kg, decipherable and precise to 0.5 g and it has to be of such shape and kind that it allows the basket holding the specimen to be discharged from the beam and the measured in the water.

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2016-6-19 To Determine Specific Gravity of Coarse Aggregate Concrete Practical. Coarse aggregates are particles greater than 4.75mm, but generally range between 9.5mm to 37.5mm in diameter. They can either be from Primary, Secondary or

get price## Specific Gravity & Absorption of Coarse Aggregate Set

Specific Gravity & Absorption of Coarse Aggregate set includes the SG-7A Wire Basket with handle and the SG-8 polyethylene 24qt Water Container for weighing coarse aggregate samples while suspended in water. Basket is No. 8 stainless steel mesh,

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2013-7-18 This study presents results on the influence of specific gravity of coarse aggregate on the interfacial transition zone, permeability, and strength of concrete. The aggregate variables studied in this work were specific density (0·85, 1·20, 1·80, 2·65) and water / cement ratio (0·25, 0·40, 0·55, 0·70).

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Specific Gravity is the ratio of the weight of a given volume of aggregate to the weight of an equal volume of water. It is the measure of strength or quality of the specific material. Aggregates having low specific gravity are generally weaker than those with higher specific gravity values.

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Aggregate specific gravity is needed to determine weight-to-volume relationships and to calculate various volume-related quantities such as voids in mineral aggregate (VMA), and voids filled by asphalt (VFA). Absorption can be used as an indicator of aggregate durability as well as the volume of asphalt binder it

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2000-5-1 1204 SPECIFIC GRAVITY & ABSORPTION of COARSE AGGREGATE AASHTO Designation T 85 (Mn/DOT Modified) 1204.1 GENERAL This test method is intended for use in determining the bulk and apparent specific gravity, and absorption of coarse aggregates (retained on the 4.75mm [#4] sieve). 1204.2 APPARATUS

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2020-12-30 To determine the specific gravity of given sample of coarse aggregate using pycnometer. Apparatus used: Pycnometer, Weighing scale, Glass rod etc. Description Specific Gravity of Coarse Aggregates is the ratio of weight of known volume of the coarse aggregates to the weight of the equal volume of water at the room temperature.

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2017-7-24 Determine the specific gravity of the given soil sample. Precautions. The graduated cylinder used should be cleaned. Dry the coarse aggregate so that it does not absorb moisture otherwise it will not give the desired results. All the readings of mass

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