A Rapid Moisture Meter is very useful to determine water content at site. It is very useful to quickly determine the water content unlike oven drying method which may take up to 24 hours.
Rapid Moisture Meter
It consists of :
1) Metallic pressure vessel, with a clamp for sealing the cup.
2) Calibrated pressure gauge in percentage water content as per IS.
3) Standard Scoop
4) Calcium Carbide Powder
5) Cleaning Brush
6) 3 Steel balls of about 12.5mm diameter and 1 steel ball of 25mm diameter
7) balance for weighing the sample