Super Air Meter — For Air Void and Air Volume Measurements
Super Air Meter
The Super Air Meter measures both air void spacing and air volume of plastic (fresh) concrete
CAPE System for Super Air Meter
The CAPE Tank Accessory simplifies pressurization of the H-2784 Super Air Meter during testing
Super Air Meter, continued
By being able to measure the actual air-void spacing in fresh concrete, the meter helps users better understand the freeze-thaw durability of their concrete before it is placed.
The meter can function in two ways. First, it provides all the same information as a Type B meter, under the same analytical conditions as a conventional pressure meter. After completing the conventional testing the meter is then able to move into a second mode of operation that places the concrete under a series of higher pressures. By understanding how the concrete responds to the series of high pressures the meter can assess properties of the air-void system beyond the air content.
The H-2784 includes one Super Air Meter testing device, and all accessories required to calibrate the meter and perform the type B or SAM tests. This includes a calibrator; a mallet; safety glasses; strike-off board; a tamping rod; filling bulb and a durable, protective case.
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