concrete cube test

How to perform concrete cube test in universal testing machine to determine the compressive strength?

Compressive strength of concrete: It is nothing but the loads it can carry on its surface without any crack or failure. So here the compressive strength of the concrete is being applied at the point of failure. We do concrete cube test to determine the compressive strength of concrete. Concrete has more compressive strength than […]

slump cone test equipments

How to perform concrete slump cone test at the site

why to use concrete slump cone test: Concrete slump test is used to determine the workability or consistency of the concrete. Required equipment: Equipment details: The mould for the test which is slump cone having top diameter of 100mm, bottom diameter of 200mm and height of 300mm. The temping rod used is 16mm diameter and […]

What is plum concrete and its uses

Definition: There are many types of concrete such as reinforced concrete, light weight concrete, precast concrete, sand concrete, polymer concrete, shortcrete, plum concrete etc. Here in this post we will know plum concrete. Definition: In plum concrete big Boulders are used which is in the range of 150mm to 300mm or even bigger sometimes. Also […]