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Testing self compacting concrete:Sieve segregation test

The Sieve segregation test to BS EN 12350-11 is used to assess the resistance of self-compacting concrete to segregation

- Allow 10 0.5litres concrete to stand
   for 15 0.5min
- Pour 4.8 0.2kg of sample through 5mm
   sieve from a height of 500 50mm 
- Allow sieve to stand for 120 5sec
- Segregated Portion (SR) is percentage passed 
  through sieve


Acknowledgement: Concrete Society