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Figure 1 - los angeles abrasion testing machine 3 d test procedure 1 place the test specimen and abrasive charge in the los angeles. View notes - 9test for abrasion of coarse aggregates by use of los angeles abrasion test (c131-01) from ce 101 at feu east asia college designation: c 131 03 standard test method for resistance to. Test procedure for cantabro loss txdot designation 12 this test method measures the breakdown of compacted specimens utilizing the los angeles abrasion. The los angeles test is a measure of degradation of mineral aggregates of standard gradings resulting from a combination of actions including abrasion or attrition, impact, and grinding in a rotating steel drum containing a specified number of steel spheres. Aggregates - abrasion testing machines: los angeles abrasion machine the test covers the procedure for testing coarse aggregates for resistance to abrasion the machine consists of a rolled steel drum having an inside dia of. 7 lab tests on aggregate to check quality for use in road work fig-2 los angeles abrasion test setup los angeles abrasion value test procedure of aggregates 3.
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Procedure a place the abrasive charge in the los angeles abrasion testing machine drum b place the test specimen in the drum and secure the cover c rotate the machine at a range of speed from 30 to 33 rpm the machine shall be rotated for 100 revolutions for all gradings d remove the abrasive charge from the drum. This method describes the procedure during the test must be returned to the los angeles the los angeles abrasion value of each test. Los angeles abrasion machine to en1097-2 astm c131, c535 supplied without abrasive charges to en 1097-2, astm c131, uni 8520-19, en 12697-17, en 12697-43, nf p18-573, une 83116 -aashto t96, cnr n 34, nlt 325. Test code: aashto t-96/astm c-131 question: why los angeles abrasion (laa) test is necessary natural aggregates undergo a lot of physical change in its entire life.
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