Cube Test Sand

Cube Test Sand

Applications

DGSI Cube Test Sand is used to prepare mortar specimens for strength testing. It is specially graded to ASTM and AASHTO specifications to retain:

  • 2% on #30 sieve
  • 72% on #50 sieve
  • 98% on #100 sieve

It is supplied in a 50 lb (22.7 kg) bag.

DGSI Tensile Sand is used for standardizing mortar for tensile strength testing. It is specially graded to pass a #20 sieve, be retained on a #30 sieve and have a specific gravity of 2.65.

Applicable Standards

ASTM C 109, C 349, C 359, C 379, C 778
AASHTO T-71, T-106

 

Model Description
C-401 Cube Test Sand, 50 lb bag (green)
C-402 Tensile Sand, 50 lb bag (blue)