Accession Number : AD0688080

Title :   TESTS OF MEMBRANE-FORMING COMPOUNDS FOR CURING CONCRETE.

Descriptive Note : Technical memo.

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s) : Pepper,Leonard ; Derrington,Clara F.

Report Date : JUN 1954

Pagination or Media Count : 62

Abstract : The report discusses the investigation of membrane-forming compounds for curing concrete which was undertaken for the purpose of developing an acceptance specification, and appropriate test methods for evaluating the suitability of such materials for curing concrete. The report reviews briefly the considerations involved in establishment of the testing procedures, their nature, and some of the precautions that must be observed in their performance. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CONCRETE, *CURING AGENTS), MEMBRANES, TEST METHODS, INSTRUMENTATION, PAVEMENTS, MOISTURE, VISCOSITY, HARDNESS, REAL TIME, WEAR RESISTANCE, REFLECTIVITY, PIGMENTS, AGING(MATERIALS), SPECIFICATIONS

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE