PDF Page 1 of INDOT - Field Calibration of Mobile Concrete Mixer
INDOT - Field Calibration of Mobile Concrete Mixer 1. Perform a minimum of 3 test runs Record weights (pounds) and times to the nearest tenth (0.1) and meter count to the whole number. Add the numbers for all three runs to obtain the total in each row (A), (B) and (C) The net cement weight for each run must be a minimum of 90 lbs 2.
PDF Calibrating Concrete Mobile Mixers
provided with each new Concrete -Mobile unit). 4. Stopwatch accurate to one second. 5. Graduated container, with a 2 qt capacity, accurate to 1 ounce. TEST PROCEDURE: CEMENT FEED COUNT CALIBRATION. 1. Place a deflector in the bottom of the mixer to deflect all cement discharged into the container when the mixer is in the upright position.
PDF OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS - Concrete Mixer (Oshkosh)
SETUP AND CALIBRATION INSTRUCTIONS - Concrete Mixer Scale (Oshkosh) Initial Setup With Vulcan V320 Meter . 1. Enter Meter Menu Mode. Press PWR/MENU button to turn the meter on. The meter will go through the startup sequences and then to weighing mode. 2. Press the PWR/MENU button once again. Then press the CYCLE button once. The meter will display
Zim-Mixer Operator Training - Zimmerman Industries, Inc.
Also included is a calibration manual, containing sample worksheets as well as blank sheets. Operations. In this video the operator is taken through the steps of producing concrete with a Zim-Mixer volumetric mixer. It begins with the arrival on job site, positioning of unit and setting of gates/ meters to desired mix design.
PDF Batching, Mixing, Transporting, and Handling Concrete, Chapter 10
685 or AASHTO M 241) is used for concrete mixed in con-tinuous mixers. Specifications generally require that materials be measured for individual batches within the following CHAPTER 10 Batching, Mixing, Transporting, and Handling Concrete percentages of accuracy: cementitious material ±1%, aggregates ± 2%, water ±1%, and admixtures ± 3%.
Calibration of a Volumetric Concrete Mixer - YouTube
This is Richard Calder, Armcon's Techical Manager talking about calibration, and why it is so important. To book your calibration call 01625 85 66 99. If you cannot confidently answer these ...
PDF VOLUMETRIC MIXER STANDARDS - vmmb.org
production rates. The delivery system must allow for calibration of the controls for each component separately. 1.2.2. Water Delivery System. The rate of water supplied to the continuous mixer shall be measured by a calibrated flowmeter coordinated with the cement and aggregate feeding mechanism, and with the mixer.
How to Calibrate a Volumetric Mixer| Concrete Construction ...
Students will be learn how to analyze the calibration weights and volumes to calculate a concrete mix design for the project assigned by the instructor. Learning objectives. 1) Complete a classroom test to acknowledge that participants know the procedure for calibrating aggregates, cement, and liquids using a volumetric mixer,
PDF Superstructure Concrete Certified Technician Program Manual
Testing and Calibration Procedures Testing AASHTO T 22 Compressive Strength of Cylindrical Concrete Specimens AASHTO T 23 Making and Curing Concrete Test Specimens in the Field AASHTO T 97 Flexural Strength of Concrete AASHTO T 119 Slump of Hydraulic Cement Concrete AASHTO T 121 Unit Mass (Weight) of Concrete
PDF Guide for Use of Volumetric-Measuring and Continuous-Mixing ...
Guide for Use of Volumetric-Measuring and Continuous-Mixing Concrete Equipment Reported by ACI Committee 304 ACI 304.6R-09 This guide includes a short history of and information on the basic design and operation of equipment, frequently called mobile mixers, used to produce concrete by volumetric measurement and continuous mixing (VMCM).