Methods of testing soil for engineering purposes, part C - soil classification tests, AS 1289.C5.1-1977, determination of the soil particle density of a soil (standard method)

This method covers the determination of the soil particle density using a density bottle. Separate sections relate to preparation of a sample, soil particle density of the fraction passing the 2.36 Mm sieve, soil particle density of soil retained on the 2.36 Mm sieve, and soil particle density.

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Superseded by Australian Standard AS 1289.3.5.1-1995.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Standards Association of Australia

  • Publication Date: 1977-6


  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 3P
  • Serial:
    • Issue Number: AS 1289.C5.1-1977

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  • Accession Number: 01439050
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • ISBN: 072621146X
  • Files: ATRI
  • Created Date: Aug 24 2012 9:58PM