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Get Pricewet, the strength tests (i.e. compressive strength, flexural strength, modulus of rupture) are sometimes performed using wet stone specimens. For the dry condition, the stone specimens are dried in an oven at 60°C ±2°C (140°F ±2°F) for at least 48 hours or until the weight does not change with additional drying. For the wet condition, the stone specimens are soaked in water at 22°C ±2 ...

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Get PriceCrushing Test . Compressive Strength Test (IS: 1121 (Part I)) Samples of stone weighing at least 25 kg each of the unweathered spcimen should be obtained from quarry. To test stone for compressive strength, specimen pieces in the form of cubes or cylinders are made from samples of rock.

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Get PriceEvidently, when stone is mixed with the same W/P ratio as model plaster, the compressive strength of dental stone is almost the same as that of model plaster. Similarly, the compressive strength of high-strength dental stone with W/P ratios of 0.3 and 0.5 is similar to the normal compressive strength of dental stone and model plaster. At 1 or 2 hours after the final setting time, the hardened ...

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