ASTM WK74637

    Revision of D7830 / D7830M - 14 Standard Test Method for In-Place Density (Unit Weight) and Water Content of Soil Using an Electromagnetic Soil Density Gauge

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    Active Standard: D7830 / D7830M - 14(2021)e1

    Developed by Subcommittee: D18.08 | Committee D18 | Contact Staff Manager



    acceptance testing; compaction test; construction control; dry density; electromagnetic density gauge; field density; impedance spectroscopy; in-place density; nondestructive testing; non-nuclear test method; quality control; soil density; wet density;;


    The intention is to renew the standard to keep it on the books. The device covered by this method is currently undergoing significant improvements, it is assumed that additional revisions will be needed once the improvements are completed.

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    Technical Contact:
    Ronald Berube

    Draft Under Development