STANDARD PENETROMETER

TECHNICAL DESCRIPTION:
Used to determine grade of bitumen. The penetration tests determine consistency of bitumen for the purpose of grading. Depth in units 1/10 of millimeter to which a standard needle having a standard weight will penetrate vertically in a duration of five seconds at a temperature of 25° determines penetration for gradation.
It consists of a vertical pillar mounted on a base provided with leveling screws. The head, together with dial plunger rod a cone (or needle) slides on a pillar and can be clamped at any desired height. A rack and pinion and pointer assemble provides fine adjustment of needle or cone tip to sample. It incorporates a clutch mechanism. Which makes reading of penetration and subsequent resetting a simple and accurate operation
DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT :
Size :0.3 m.(L)x 0.3 m(W) X 0.5m ( H )
Weight :Approx. 5 Kg
SERVICE REQUIRED :
SCOPE OF DELIVERY:
1. Experimental Setup
2. Instructional Manual

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