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Unformatted text preview: The Sand Cone assembly is used for this test. The assembly includes a plastic jar and metal cone section which screws onto the jar and is placed upon a base plate for stability. When filling the hole with the known sand, the sand will also occupy the volume of the cone and the space between the ground surface and the cone by the base plate. Therefore, these volumes must be calibrated in the laboratory in order to find just the volume of the whole....
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This note was uploaded on 10/06/2010 for the course CAL POLY 456 taught by Professor Asdf during the Spring '10 term at Cal Poly Pomona.
- Spring '10