Accession Number : AD0841347

Title :   EFFECT OF MOLD SIZE AND OTHER FACTORS ON LABORATORY CONE INDEX MEASUREMENTS,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

Personal Author(s) : Green, A. J. ; Knight, S. J.

Report Date : 28 JAN 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : The report is a brief study to determine the effect of mold size on laboratory cone index measurements. Three fine-grained soils (two silts and one heavy clay) were tested in different size molds. An average curve of minimum mold diameter VS cone index was established. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SOILS, STRESSES), (*VEHICLES, MOBILITY), PENETRATION, MEASURING INSTRUMENTS, DENSITY, MOISTURE, SAMPLING, LABORATORIES, SILT, CLAY, PARTICLE SIZE, INDEXES, CONTAINERS, MEASUREMENT.

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Civil Engineering
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE