Shear strength triaxial effective stress 76mm sample to BS1377 part 8/76mm

This set of equipment has been put together to list what is necessary to carry out the test using the method described in BS1377 part 8 - additional items may be required, please refer to the standard


Part NoDescriptionQty
SL505 50kN Triaxial Load Frame - Digital with fully variable speed limit 1
SL530 Triaxial Cell for 105mm diameter samples and pressures up to 1700kPa 1
SL580 76mm Top Cap with drainage lead and blanking plug 1
SL581 76mm Base Pedestal drilled for both bottom drainage and pore water pressure measurement 1
SL582 76mm Base Disc for undrained tests 1
SL583 76mm Porous Disc for drained tests (2 required per test) 2
SL584 76mm Membranes (pack of 10) 1
SL585 76mm O Rings (pack of 10) 1
SL586 76mm Membrane Stretcher suction device 1
SL587 76mm 2 Part Split Mould for cohesive soils and undisturbed samples 1
SL588 76mm 3 Part Split Former for non-cohesive soils, sands and disturbed samples 1
SL589 76mm Filter Drains (pack of 50) 1
SL494 76mm O Ring Placing Tool 1
SL232 5kN Load Ring with clamped boss and dial gauge 1
MH125 Dial Gauge 25mm travel x 0.01mm - clockwise 1
SL656 Twin Volume Change Apparatus 1
SL735 1000 kPa Pressure Transducer 1
SL738 De-Airing Block 1
SL701 4 Channel Digital Display 1
SL730 Transducer Adaptor Bracket for 100mm triaxial cell ram 1

Also required but not part of basic set

BS1377-8/AR De-aired water, volume change, pore pressure & pressure systems to BS1377 part 8 clause 3.3