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Falling Head Permeability Set

Product Code

S4400 Falling Head Permeability Set
S4400/01 Wooden Stand with 4 Manometer Tubes and 3 m Hose
S4400/02 Falling Head Permeability Cell 100 mm dia.
S4400/03 Soaking Reservoir Tank

Standards

BS 1377 | ASTM 46-47

General Description

The Testmak S4400 Falling Head Permeability Set is used to study the behaviour of soil, particularly fine grained soils such as clay-like or silty soils, with respect to water flow. The Falling Head Permeability Cell is produced from plated steel with an inside diameter of 100 mm.The Wooden Stand is fitted with 4 glass Manometer Tubes of each 1500 mm long with inside diameters of about 21 mm, 12 mm, 5 mm and 3.5 mm. All tubes have connection valves. The Soaking Reservoir Tank is produced from plated steel with an over-flow tube and is used for containing the permeability cell during the test. De-Airing tank with in -let and a flow outlet Connection and Single Stage Vacuum Pump Should be ordered separately.
The S4400 Falling Head Permeability Set is supplied complete with;
• S4400/01 | Wooden Stand with 4 Manometer Tubes and 3 m Hose
• S4400/02 | Falling Head Permeability Cell 100 mm dia.
• S4400/03 | Soaking Reservoir Tank
De-Airing Water should be ordered separately.

Specifications

Dimensions

240x100x1500 mm

Weight (approx)

14 kg