Shear strength by direct shear (large shearbox) to BS1377 part 7/5

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
SL374 12 inch/305mm Direct Shearbox with software 1
MH562 Timer Stopwatch, 24 hour 1
CN127 25mm Face Tamping Bar, steel to EN12390-2 and BS1881-108 1
MH630 Vibrating Hammer 240V. Breaker 1
MH684 SDS Max Shank 400mm For MH630/MH631 1
MH667 98 x 98mm Tamping Foot without shank 1
MH550 300mm Straight Edge Trimming Blade 1
CL111 Ruler 600mm stainless steel 1
MH553 Trimming Knife with flexible polished steel blade 1
SL040/1 Wire Saw 1
MH540 Spatula/Palette Knife 100mm 2
MH542 Spatula/Palette Knife 200mm 2
MH525 Scoop 2.5kg 1
MH262 Epoxy coated carbon steel Hand Trowel 1
SL901 Plaster of Paris for specimen casting 1
MH260 Gauging Trowel 1
CH115 1kg Silicone Grease 1
MH052 Bucket 10 Litre capacity, complete with lid 5

Also required but not part of basic set

BS1377-7/5AR Shear strength by direct shear (large shearbox) - also required