BS 812-111:1990 - Testing aggregates. Methods for determination of ten per cent fines value (TFV) – BSI British Standards

BS 812-111:1990

Testing aggregates. Methods for determination of ten per cent fines value (TFV)

Status : Current, Under review   Published : June 1990 Replaced By : BS EN 1097-2:1998



This British Standard, a Part of the BS 812 series, describes methods for the determination of the ten per cent fines value (TFV) of aggregates which give a relative measure of the resistance of an aggregate to crushing under a gradually applied compressive load.

In this British Standard two procedures are described, one in which the aggregate is tested in a dry condition and the other in which it is tested in a soaked condition.

The methods in this standard are applicable to both weak and strong aggregates passing a 14.0 mm test sieve and retained on a 10.0 mm test sieve.

Standard NumberBS 812-111:1990
TitleTesting aggregates. Methods for determination of ten per cent fines value (TFV)
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date29 June 1990
Confirm Date01 October 2014
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Replaced ByBS EN 1097-2:1998
ReplacesBS 812-3:1975
DescriptorsCompression testing, Aggregates, Test equipment, Reproducibility, Mechanical testing, Cement and concrete technology, Specimen preparation, Test specimens, Crushing tests, Testing conditions
Title in FrenchEssais des granulats. Methode pour determiner la valeur de dix pour cent de fines
Title in GermanPrufung von Zuschlagstoffen. Bestimmung des Feinanteils (10 % - Wert)
ISBN0 580 18826 4
File Size387.2 KB
NotesThis standard has been declared obsolescent as it is no longer relevant. It is partially replaced by BS EN 1097-2:1998

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