Accession Number : AD0699400
Title : THE USE AND ACCURACY OF THE EMERY SETTLING TUBE FOR SAND ANALYSIS.
Descriptive Note : Technical memo.,
Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS WASHINGTON D C BEACH EROSION BOARD
Personal Author(s) : Poole,D. M. ; Butcher,W. S. ; Fisher,R. L.
Report Date : JUL 1951
Pagination or Media Count : 23
Abstract : The accuracy of the Emery Settling Tube for the analysis of sand particles was investigated. The method is more rapid than is dry sieving, and it gives equivalent, or settling, diameters rather than geometric diameters. Results are discussed.
Descriptors : (*TEST EQUIPMENT, SAND), PARTICLE SIZE, MEASUREMENT, ACCURACY, BEACHES, EROSION
Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE