Water retention tester


#Water retention test apparatus

Compliance Standards:

ASTM C110, ASTM C91, ASTM C1506, ASTM C207


The apparatus is used in specification tests of masonry cement and physical testing of quicklime and hydrated lime.


Unlike older models, this unit incorporates a vacuum regulator and gauge system in place of the old mercury manometer and relief column. The complete unit consists of following parts and accessories

  • An aspirator pump
  • Vacuum regulator
  • Vacuum gauge
  • Three-way stopcock
  • Flask
  • Rubber gasket
  • Brass funnel
  • Perforated brass dish
  • Filter paper
  • Mild Steel powder coated stand

Water retention test apparatus