Abrasion Test

  • In the abrasion test the aggregates are subjected to abrasion in a shielded (dust tight) container of specific dimensions with a specific number of steel balls and individual weights kept inside.


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The container rotates at a given frequency for a given duration. The popular abrasion tests procedures is Los Angles Abrasion test.

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Transportation Engineering Laboratory
Department of Civil Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur, INDIA - 208016

Telephone No.: +91 (512) 2597478Fax No.:+91 (512) 2597395

Location info: Transportation Engineering Laboratory

  • 9:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

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