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Standard Penetrometer

Standard Penetrometer
Standard Penetrometer
Product Code : ES-180
Product Description


We have acquired the reputation of being one of the prominent manufacturers, suppliers and exporters of optimum quality Standard Penetrometer. The quality of the penetrometer offered by us is thoroughly examined on various parameters before delivering to the clients. Our device is highly appreciated in the market for its features like accurate operation, superior performance and high rust resistance. Standard Penetrometer is widely used for testing materials like rubber, asphalt and wax.

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ES-180 Everest Scissors Standard Penetrometer : IS : 1203

[A]. Everest Scissors Standard Penetrometer : IS : 1203


Used to determine grade of bitumen. The penetration tests determine consistency of bitumen for the purpose of grading Depth in units 1/10 of millimeter to which a standard needle having a standard weight will penetrate vertically in a duration of five seconds at a temperature of 25 ºC determines penetration for gradation.


Consists of a vertical pillar mounted on a base provided with leveling screw The head together with dial gauge rod and cone (or needle) slides on a pillar and can be clamped at required height. A rack and pinion and pointer assembly provides adjustment of needle or cone tip to sample. It incorporates a slipping clutch mechanism which make reading of penetration and subsequesnt restting a simple and accurate operation The dial is graduated in 400 1/10th mm sub-divisions, and the red needle pointer against black figures makes for easy reading.


Supplied complete with one 50 gram weight, and one 100 gram weight and one needle.


Accessories :


Penetrometer Cone : made of Gunmetal and is fitted with a hardened and ground detachable steel, tip and a stem, Total moving weight is 150 0.1 gram.


[B]. Everest Scissors Automatic Standard Penetrometer :


Same as above ES-180, but supplied with transistorized timer and electro-magnet incorporated in the cluth mechanism to accurately control penetration time to exact five seconds.