Handout24 - in triaxial test). Consolidated-Undrained (CU...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Porous Stone ~'-- __. ....j f----H---~ I-----------l p . ..- Axial Loading System Drainage and/or Measurement of pore water pressure Water-Filled Chamber Confining ("Cell") Pressu re/Drain (or see above) Confining ("Cell") Pressure (or see below) Acryllic, Aluminum or Stainless Steel Confining Chamber Rubber Membrane Rubber O-Rings
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Test Procedures Unconsolidated-Undrained (UU or Q) test procedure: - No drainage during application of confining pressure (N in direct shear; (J3 in triaxial test). - No drainage during application of shear load (T in direct shear; P
Background image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: in triaxial test). Consolidated-Undrained (CU or R) test procedure: - Complete drainage/consolidation during application of confining pressure (N in direct shear; (J3 in triaxial test). - No drainage during application of shear load (T in direct shear; P in triaxial test). Consolidated-Drained (CD or S) test procedure: - Complete drainage/consolidation during application of confining pressure (N in direct shear; (J3 in triaxial test). - Complete drainage during application of shear load (T in direct shear; P in triaxial test)....
View Full Document

Page1 / 2

Handout24 - in triaxial test). Consolidated-Undrained (CU...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online