Dynamic Cone penetroneter, used to determine in-situ strength of the soil.
Field Density Set
Apparatus used to hollow out a predetermined hole in the field. Then a known
amount of density sand is added. Alternative to this apparatus is a nuclear troxler.
Kingtest Sieve Shaker 200/300
200 – 300 diameter sieves are used. Showing 60 minute timer.
Various ranges of time are available.
Kingtest Sieve Shaker
450 Diameter sieves only
Liquid Limit Test Set
Showing the Plasticity Index Machine , above with accessories
And shrinkage trough below . Grooving tool not shown.
Riffler with 3 pans. Shown is a small 13,2mm riffler . Used to split a sample of
sand into half, quarters, and eventually down into specific samples that are graded using
Sand Equivalent Apparatus
Used for soil clay fines determination . Premixes used in asphalt
are clay sensitive. Glassware shown are not part of the test.
Showing Kingtest 200-300 sieves and 450 diameter sieves . Note the compliance
certificate , issued with all sieves.
Showing Vacuum jars , 2l and 1l to the left . Pycnometer far right.
California Bearing Ratio soil testing apparatus . Fully automatic sample tester for soils .
It is also universally used to test Bitumen samples .
The samples are extruded from a mould once finished . The above machine is
capable of testing :
150mm Ucs mould samples
150mm Cbr and ITT samples
100mm diameter ITT Marshall samples ( Bitumen )
100mm diameter Marshall test samples ( Bitumen )