Universal Motion Inc.
About our Company

Much more than just selling equipment, UMI desires to meet the needs of its customers. With this purpose in mind, UMI does its best to understand their problems and present the maximum number possible of solutions.UMI staff is highly concerned about the equipment application, norms and procedures to be followed, types of tests, operation of machine etc., in order to guarantee its customers' satisfaction with equipment and services.

Le-Chatelier Apparatus

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Le-Chatelier Apparatus

LeChatellier Apparatus The soundness of ordinary and rapid hardening portland cement, low heat portland cement and class- A limes can be determined by an expansion test using Le-Chatelier moulds as specified in IS:5514, 1727, 2645, 4031, 6932 (Part-9), BS:890, 915, 1370, 4027, 4226 and 4248.
Le-Chatelier Mould with ISI Certification Mark,
Ref. Standard IS:5514

It consist of a small split cylinder forming a mould 30 mm internal dia. and 30 mm high. On either side of the split cylinder, two parallel indicating arms with pointed ends are fixed. The mould is supplied complete with two glass plates and lead weight.
Le Chatelier Apparatus Used for the determination of specific gravity of hydraulic cement as specified in IS:4031
Shinkage Bar Mould
Ref. Standard IS:10086, IS:4031

ASTM C 151 also specifies the use of shrinkage bar moulds for the determination of soundness. The change in length of the specimen is determined by Length Comparator listed in the concrete section. Two models are offered. One is provided with stainless steel smooth reference points and the other is provided with knurled and threaded reference points. Both the models are available as single mould and multiple mould compartments. Each mould is supplied complete with base plate and two reference points per compartment is mould.
Mould size : 25 x 25 mm section and 250 mm effective length (Distance between two inner-most of the reference points)

Optional Extra
Set of 20, Smooth Reference Points
Set of 20, Knurled and Threaded Reference Points