Volumes of Wet and Dry Sand

How to differentiate the volumes of wet and dry sand / soil?

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suresh T

  • Feb 4th, 2009

Take a cylinder with marking of measurement fill it with sand up to fixed height then add water full to complete saturate the sand than measure the volume of sand now take difference in volume of sand before water and after water added i.e. bulkage of sand find the % of bulkage in this way we can find out volume

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Bharath M

  • Dec 9th, 2011

25% of Volume will be differ from the both.

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B.Mohamed Mansoor

  • Nov 3rd, 2013

It should find out by Rapid moisture meter ,method moisture correction method.

IN Wet sand moisture become more and it dry moisture become less then wet.

In sand moisture should be allowing only 12 %

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