Hi friends, you are welcomed in the world of Civil Allied Gyan. In this article I have explained about bulk density test for aggregates.

By the help of this blog you can easily test bulk density of aggregates. So please continue to the end & keep your love and support on me.


  • IS: 2386 (Part- III) - 1963

APPARATUS REQUIRED FOR THE TEST:-
https://civilalliedgyan.blogspot.com/2020/04/bulk-density-test-of-aggregates.html
Apparatus for Bulk Density Test of Aggregates 


PROCEDURE OF THE TEST :-
  1. Take the appropriate container & weight it.
  2. Fill the sample in container in 3 layers.
  3. Each layer contains 25 stokes with tamping rod.
  4. Plain the surface with tamping rod used as straightedge.
  5. Then weight the container with sample.

CALCULATION :-           
https://civilalliedgyan.blogspot.com/2020/04/bulk-density-test-of-aggregates.html

Where,
M1= Mass of container (Kg)
M2= Mass of container + sample (Kg)
V= Volume of container (L)