How to calculate quantity of concrete ingredients

How to calculate quantity of cement, sand, and aggregates for M20 grade concrete.

M20 is considered as nominal mix. M20 grade of concrete proportion ratio of cement : fine aggregates: coarse aggregates is 1:1.5:3 as per Is code 10262:2009. This batching can be determined through “by weight” and “by volume”.Here in this post we will find out through ” by volume” method. In by volume method, we have […]

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What is basics of cement concrete ingredients and applications

Cement, fine aggregate, coarse aggregate and water is the primary ingredients of cement concrete mortar. Cement: The primary function of cement ingredient is to bind the coarse aggregates together. Cement also come in two types, Ordinary Portland cement & Portland pozzolana cement in shortly termed as OPC & PPC. OPC cement generates more heat of […]