Unconfined compressive strength using motorised load frame to BS1377 part 7/7.2M

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
SL080 Multispeed Load Frame 1
SL084 Unconfined Compression Assembly 100mm 1
SL233 10kN Load Ring with clamped boss and dial gauge 1
MH125 Dial Gauge 25mm travel x 0.01mm - clockwise 1
MH562 Timer Stopwatch, 24 hour 1
CL001 Vernier Caliper 0 to 150mm 1

Also required but not part of basic set

BS1377-7/7.2AR Unconfined compressive strength - also required
BS1377-2/3.2 Moisture content determination, oven method