Evaluation of the Frost Resistance of Concrete Using Critical Dilation

    Volume 10, Issue 1 (July 1988)

    ISSN: 0149-6123

    CODEN: CCAOAD

    Page Count: 3


    Buck, AD
    Geologist, Army Corps of Engineers, Vicksburg, MS

    Abstract

    A new definition of critical dilation is proposed for use in ASTM Test Method for Critical Dilation of Concrete Specimens Subjected to Freezing (C 671). Using this new definition, only a single cycle of freezing is needed to determine whether or not a specimen is frost resistant.


    Paper ID: CCA10032J

    DOI: 10.1520/CCA10032J

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    Title Evaluation of the Frost Resistance of Concrete Using Critical Dilation
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