moisture factor

moisture factor

[′mȯis·chər ‚fak·tər]
(meteorology)
One of the simplest measures of precipitation effectiveness: moisture factor = P/T, where P is precipitation in centimeters and T is temperature degrees centigrade for the period in question.
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ACTI-GEL 208 PERFORMANCE Mix Design Mix 1 Mix 2 Mix 3 Mix 4 Mix 5 Mix 6 Batch weight (total solids, lbs.) 5,077 5,077 5,054 5,029 4,963 4,979 Cement reduction 0% 0% 4% 9% 20% 17% Moisture 6.50% 7.10% 7.25% 7.10% 7.10% 7.10% Acti-Gel dosage (oz.) 0 137 137 137 137 137 Compressive Strength Mix 1 Mix 2 Mix 3 Mix 4 Mix 5 Mix 6 7-day (average psi) 1,390 1,740 1,870 1,770 1,705 1,660 Savings per block ($) 0 -0.027 -0.015 -0.003 0.017 0.022 One of the initial block producers testing Acti-Gel 208 observed dosage and moisture factors equating up to $0.02 per unit in cement savings.