Standard Test Method for Early Stiffening of Hydraulic Cement (Mortar Method)
|Publication Date:||15 October 2018|
|ICS Code (Cement. Gypsum. Lime. Mortar):||91.100.10|
This test method covers the determination of early stiffening in hydraulic-cement mortar.
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to inch-pound units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.
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Warning: Fresh hydraulic cementitious mixtures are caustic and may cause chemical burns to skin and tissue upon prolonged exposure.2
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2 Section on Safety, Manual of Cement Testing, Annual Book of ASTM Standards, Vol 04.01.
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