Shear strength by direct shear (small shearbox) 100mm square sample to BS1377 part 7/4-100mm

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 7 - additional items may be required, please refer to the standard


Part NoDescriptionQty
SL372 Direct Digital Shear Apparatus 1
SL232 5kN Load Ring with clamped boss and dial gauge 1
MH121 Dial Gauge 12mm travel x 0.002mm - anticlockwise 1
MH125 Dial Gauge 25mm travel x 0.01mm - clockwise 1
SL403 10mm Square Face Tamper 1
SL378 100mm square Shearbox 1
SL397 100mm square Cutter 1
SL399 100mm square Extrusion Tool 1
SL390 50Kg Weight Set 1

Also required but not part of basic set

BS1377-7/4AR Small shearbox - also required
BS1377-2/3.2 Moisture content determination, oven method