Unformatted text preview: form-work for T-shaped beam. 6/9/10 Preparing Mix • Necessary amount of all materials gathered • Materials mixed inside of a concrete mixer until the mix was consistent throughout • Rebar set up on chairs inside of 6/9/10 Compression Tests • After a week 7-day compression tests were performed on the three cylinders. • The beams were placed in a water bath for two weeks. • After 21 days the beams were 6/9/10 Beam Testing • Tested using Tinius-Olsen testing machine. • The first beam was placed in the machine. • A metal block piece was measured to be in the center of the beam. 6/9/10 Beam Testing (Continued) • The center of the beam was directly under where the force from the Tinius-Olsen machine was applied. • The data from the load applied was recorded onto the computer to form a graph....
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- Spring '10
- Concrete Beam Design, 2.5 inch, Beam Testing