standard sand

standard sand

[′stan·dərd ′sand]
(materials)
A silica sand that is free of organic matter and is used in making test samples of concrete and cement.
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Improvement of engineering properties of Igbokoda standard sand with shredded polyethylene wastes, Nigeria Journal of Technology 34(3): 443-151.
Limited Tenders are invited for Procurement Of Standard Sand For Cement Testing
Standard sand (Minining sand) with maximum particle size of 2.
The mortars prepared by CFBC bottom ash exhibited higher strength than the one by standard sand.
Like the pumps, the filters are considerably more expensive than a standard sand filter.
Solihull councillor Kate Wild said the sandpit conforms to national standard sand has been through a thorough health and safety inspection.
By the end of 2008 the sport is likely to be in a position to decide whether ViscoRide should be introduced as a safer and more easily maintained surface than standard sand.
A standard pitching wedge normally has around 47 or 48 degrees of loft, and a standard sand wedge has around 56 degrees of loft.
And since then, the demand for gravel products--from standard sand products all the way up to 6- to 12-inch gabion rock--hasn't wavered.
Standard sand and cement trowel–coated over damaged stone won't work as there is a lot more to it.

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