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Shrinkage Limit Set

Shrinkage Limit Set
Shrinkage Limit Set
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Product Code : JLab1661
Brand Name : JLab
Product Description

Shrinkage Limit Set


  • Shrinkage Limit is the maximum water content at which a reduction in water content does not cause an appreciable reduction in the volume of the soil mass.
  • At shrinkage limit, on further reduction in water, air enters into the voids of soils and thus keeps the volume constant.
  • The apparatus can be used to determine shrinkage limit and to calculate other shrinkage factors like shrinkage ratio, shrinkage index, and volumetric shrinkage.
  • Set consists of one each:-
  • Porcelain evaporating Dish.
  • Shrinkage Dish
  • Glass Cup.
  • Perspex plate with three metal prongs.
  • Perspex plate.
  • Flexible Spatula.
  • Glass cylinder 25ml x 0.5ml supplied without mercury.
Optional Accessories:- Mercury supplied in the bottle of 500 gms.