The slump test measures the consistency of fresh concrete before it sets it is performed to check the workability of freshly made concrete, and therefore the ease with which concrete flows it can also be used as an indicator of an improperly mixed batch. 2003 how to test the strength of concrete • cylindrical specimens for acceptance testing should be 6 x 12 inch (150 x 300 mm) size or 4 x 8 inch (100 x 200 mm) when specified the smaller specimens tend to be easier to make and handle in the field and the laboratory.
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The slump test is referred to in several testing and building codes, with minor differences in the details of performing the test united states [ edit ] in the united states, engineers use the astm standards and aashto specifications when referring to the concrete slump test. 1 slump test before leaving the batching plant and on arrival on site this is to determine the workability of concrete in terms of slump test after batching the concrete, a sample of fresh concrete shall be taken to test for slump tests and the samples for compressive strength test be taken too. A concrete field testing technician—grade i is an individual who has demonstrated the knowledge and ability to properly perform and record the results of seven basic field tests on freshly mixed concrete.
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A concrete strength testing technician is an individual who has demonstrated the knowledge and ability to properly perform, record, and report the results of four basic laboratory procedures related to the determination of concrete compressive and flexural strength.
Concrete producers select aggregates, cement, fly ash, slag, and other admixtures on the basis of test results material samples are selected at quarries and batch plants for testing, and concrete test samples are taken at the plant and at the site.