This specification covers fluidifier for grout used for preplaced-aggregate (PA) concrete. Grout ingredients shall conform to the specified requirements for Portland cement, pozzolan, and fine aggregate composition. The fluidifier, tested in grout shall conform to the specified values of reduction in mixing water, expansion, bleeding, increase in water retentivity, initial and final setting time, and compressive strength.
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1.1 This specification covers fluidifier for grout used for preplaced-aggregate (PA) concrete.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information purposes only.
1.3 The following precautionary caveat pertains only to the test method portion, Section 9, of this standard: This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
C33 Specification for Concrete Aggregates
C125 Terminology Relating to Concrete and Concrete Aggregates
C150 Specification for Portland Cement
C219 Terminology Relating to Hydraulic Cement
C618 Specification for Coal Fly Ash and Raw or Calcined Natural Pozzolan for Use in Concrete
C637 Specification for Aggregates for Radiation-Shielding Concrete
C938 Practice for Proportioning Grout Mixtures for Preplaced-Aggregate Concrete
C939 Test Method for Flow of Grout for Preplaced-Aggregate Concrete (Flow Cone Method)
C940 Test Method for Expansion and Bleeding of Freshly Mixed Grouts for Preplaced-Aggregate Concrete in the Laboratory
C941 Test Method for Water Retentivity of Grout Mixtures for Preplaced-Aggregate Concrete in the Laboratory
C942 Test Method for Compressive Strength of Grouts for Preplaced-Aggregate Concrete in the Laboratory
C953 Test Method for Time of Setting of Grouts for Preplaced-Aggregate Concrete in the Laboratory
efflux time; fluidifier; grout; pre-placed aggregate; water demand; water retentivity; Concrete construction materials/applications--specifications; Grout fluidifier; Grouts (preplaced-aggregate (PA) concrete); Preplaced-aggregate (PA) concrete ;
ICS Number Code 91.100.30 (Concrete and concrete products)
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