ASTM C496 - Determine length to the nearest 0.1iin Center...

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Splitting Tensile Strength of Cylindrical Concrete ASTM C-496 Tim Boyer CM 442 Pre-Lab Purpose The purpose of this lab is to provide a standard test method for determining the splitting tensile strength of cylindrical concrete specimens Equipment Testing Machine Supplementary Bearing Bar or Plate Bearing Strips Procedure Draw diametral lines at each end of the specimen Determine the diameter of the specimen to the nearest 0.01in by averaging three measurements
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Unformatted text preview: Determine length to the nearest 0.1iin Center one of the plywood strips along the center of the diametral lines = T 2Pld Post-Lab Test Conditions The test conditions for this procedure were normal. Results P=2200lbs Comments The procedure was followed as written and everything proceeded normally....
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