Brard’s Test on stones

Brard’s Test on stones

Brard’s Test on stones


This is carried out to know the behavior of stone against frost action. That’s is why this is also known as frost test.

Procedure: In this test few pieces of stone specimen are immersed in boiling ( Concentrated) solution of sulfate of soda.

After this is kept suspended for few days and reweighed. the loss in weight indicated the effects of frost action.

 

 

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