California Test Method (CTM) 216, “Method of Test for Relative Compaction of Untreated and Treated Soils and Aggregates”
Summary of Test Method
A basic sample of soil is divided into smaller portions. These portions are prepared with varying moisture contents to form test samples, which are individually compacted by a uniform compactive effort, to determine the test maximum density for the particular soil under consideration.
Minimum Sample Size
2 Canvas Bags (80 lb)
Last Updated September 29, 2005
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