Expansion Index Consolidometer

Expansion Index Consolidometer

Product Options

  Part Number & Name Price QTY
Expansion Index ConsolidometerHM-5405
Expansion Index Consolidometer
Add to Cart

Expansion Index Consolidometer

Supports the following standards: ASTM D4829, CTM UBC 29-2

Self-contained unit for conducting expansion tests on cured soil specimens. After compaction in stainless steel ring, specimen is placed in the consolidometer with air-dried porous stones, and loaded with a stainless steel weight. Specimen is allowed to consolidate for 10 minutes, after which it is immersed in distilled water for up to 24 hrs. During this time, height of specimen is recorded to determine maximum swell. Corrosion resistant, durable anodized aluminum and stainless steel construction. Includes anodized aluminum base and collar, stainless steel specimen ring and weight, 12.6 lb. (5.7kg) loading weight, and 3.99" dia. x 0.5" (101.4 x 12.5mm) porous stones. Dial Indicator required, see below. 6" dia x 11" H (152 x 279 mm).


  Part Number & Name Price QTY
Dial Indicators Dial IndicatorsClick for Options
Porous Stone for Consolidometer HM-4184.399T
Porous Stone for Consolidometer
Add to Cart


ASTM D4829
CTM UBC 29-2
Related Items
  • Compaction Base and Collar


    Compaction Base and Collar

    Used to produce a soil sample for use with the basic swell/expansion consolidometers

  • Compaction Hammer for Soil Samples


    Compaction Hammer for Soil Samples

    Rod with sliding weights on a 2" (51mm) dia foot.


We have updated our
privacy policy.

Click to view
Catalog Cover


Get your FREE

New 13th Edition Catalog