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More### (PDF) Effect of Fineness Modulus of Manufactured Sand on

Self compacting concrete (SCC) is one of the innovative construction material based on the performance in both fresh and hardened state. Due to over consumption of natural river sand deposits creating several environmental issues, as an alternate

More### What Is Fineness Modulus of Sand? Civil Lead

Fineness modulus of aggregate is an index number which gives an idea about the finance of aggregate and is an approximate proportion of the average size of particle in the aggregate. It is found out by sieve analysis test of standard size in the laboratory.

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Fineness modulus of sand ranges from 2.2 to 3.2. To find the fineness modulus of sand required IS sieve are sizes of 4.75mm. 2.36mm, 1.18mm.0.6mm, 0.3mm, and 0.15mm. Read More: FLAKINESS AND ELONGATION INDEX TEST OF COARSE AGGREGATE

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SB3 sand (FM=3.1) and SG5 sand (FM=2.2) were mixed to vary the fineness modulus from 2.2 to 3 and the compressive strengths of each corresponding mortar specimen determined after 28 days.

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It is pointed out that manufactured sand is anytime better than river sand. The particle shape is cubical, which is almost closer to rounded river sand. Another issue associated with river sand is that of obtaining required grading with a fineness modulus (FM) of 2.4 to 3.1. Generally FM of 2.2 to 2.6, 2.6 to

More### Define Fineness Modulus Of Sand

Fineness modulus of fine aggregate varies from 2.0 to 3.5mm. Fine aggregate having fineness modulus more than 3.2 should not considered as fine aggregate. Various values of fineness modulus for different sands are detailed below. Type of sand Fineness modulus range Fine sand 2.2 2.6 Medium sand 2.6 2.9 Coarse sand 2.9 3.2get price

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Range Of Fineness Modulus Of Manufactured Sand. The average value of fineness modulus is foundThe zoning of aggregate as per is 2386part iii 1963 is foundThe test results are given in table 5 for natural sand and table 6 for manufactured sandRespective graphs for natural sand and manufactured sand is shown in fig2 and fig 3Table 5 sieve analysis of natural sand seive size mm

More### Fineness Modulus Of Sand Test Excel Sheet Civiconcepts

Fineness modulus of sand ranges from 2.2 to 3.2. To find the fineness modulus of sand required IS sieve are sizes of 4.75mm. 2.36mm, 1.18mm.0.6mm, 0.3mm, and 0.15mm. Read More: FLAKINESS AND ELONGATION INDEX TEST OF COARSE AGGREGATE

More### Effect of Fineness Modulus of Manufactured Sand on

It is pointed out that manufactured sand is anytime better than river sand. The particle shape is cubical, which is almost closer to rounded river sand. Another issue associated with river sand is that of obtaining required grading with a fineness modulus (FM) of 2.4 to 3.1. Generally FM of 2.2 to 2.6, 2.6 to

More### Fineness modulus Wikipedia

The Fineness Modulus (FM) is an empirical figure obtained by adding the total percentage of the sample of an aggregate retained on each of a specified series of sieves, and dividing the sum by 100.Sieves sizes are: 150-μm (No. 100), 300-μm (No. 50), 600-μm (No. 30), 1.18-mm (No. 16), 2.36-mm (No. 8), 4.75-mm (No. 4), 9.5-mm (3/8-in.), 19.0-mm (3/4-in.), 37.5-mm (11/2-in.), and larger

More### FINENESS MODULUS OF FINE AGGREGATE

FINENESS MODULUS OF FINE AGGREGATE TxDOT Designation: Tex-402-A Effective Date: August 1999 1. SCOPE 1.1 This method determines the fineness modulus of concrete fine aggregate used in evaluation of natural and manufactured sands for portland cement concrete. 1.2 The values given in parentheses (if provided) are not standard and may not be exact

More### Define Fineness Modulus Of Sand

Fineness modulus of fine aggregate varies from 2.0 to 3.5mm. Fine aggregate having fineness modulus more than 3.2 should not considered as fine aggregate. Various values of fineness modulus for different sands are detailed below. Type of sand Fineness modulus range Fine sand 2.2 2.6 Medium sand 2.6 2.9 Coarse sand 2.9 3.2get price

More### FINENESS MODULUS OF AGGREGATE WHAT, WHY & HOW

Sep 01, 2014· What is Fineness Modulus of Aggregate? Fineness modulus is an empirical factor obtained by adding the cumulative percentages of aggregate retained on each of the standard sieves ranging from 80 mm to 150 micron and dividing this sum by 100. Fineness Modulus of Sand Why to Determine Fineness Modulus? Fineness modulus is generally used to get an

More### How About Artificial Sand Compared With Natural Sand M&C

They are not as complex as natural sand. 6. Fineness Modulus. For natural sand, one kind of fineness modulus can be graded in many ways. The fineness modulus of machine-made sand can be controlled artificially by production process, and the production can be organized according to user’s requirements, which is impossible for natural sand.

More### CHAPTER 2 SIEVE ANALYSIS AND FINENESS MODULUS

SIEVE ANALYSIS AND FINENESS MODULUS Sampling Since the reason for sampling aggregates is to determine the gradation (particle size) of the aggregate, it is necessary that they be sampled correctly. The results of testing will re" ect the condition and characteristics of the

More### Off the Chart Concrete Mixture Proportioning

Fineness Modulus (FM>3.0) Minus #200 sieve (<75 µm) material > 7% They are from finer fractions of crushed stones, a.k.a “manufactured sand”. East Region Concrete Division. Why non traditional fine aggregates? Looming natural sand shortage due to: Urban sprawl and NIMBY Permitting issue

More### Aggregates for Concrete as per American Standards ASTM [PDF]

The fine aggregate shall consist of natural sand, manufactured sand, or a combination thereof. 1. Grading. The fine aggregate shall not pass 45% from a single sieve and retained on the next consecutive sieve as shown in table-1. The fineness modulus of the

More### What is Fineness Modulus and how to calculate it

Mar 07, 2016· How to calculate Fineness Modulus Procure to determine Fineness Modulus. Sieve the aggregate using the appropriate sieves (80 mm, 40 mm, 20 mm, 10 mm, 4.75 mm, 2.36 mm, 1.18 mm, 600 micron, 300 micron & 150 micron) Note down the weight of aggregate retained on each sieve. Calculate the cumulative weight of aggregate retained on each sieve.

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Fineness Modulus of Sand. To calculate the fineness modulus of sand, the sum of the cumulative percentages retained on the following sieves are divided by 100: 150μm (No. 100), 300μm (No. 50), 600-μm (No. 30), 1.18mm (No. 16), 2.36mm (No. 8), and 4.75mm (No. 4) for fine aggregates.

More### Effect of Fineness of Sand on the Cost and Properties of

As fineness modulus of sand changes from 2.0 to 2.5 there is an increase in compressive strength from 43.07 to 49.00 MPa. i.e. strength increases by 14%. On the other hand by increasing Fineness Modulus from 2.5 to 3, Compressive strength increases from 49.00 to

More### Toward intelligent construction: Prediction of mechanical

Jun 10, 2020· Fineness modulus of manufactured-sand concrete influences the properties of concrete such as workability, packing density, voids content, and strength (Goltermann et al., 1997). If the manufactured sand is too coarse it will produce bleeding, segregation and harshness, while if the sand is too fine, it will increase the demand for water ( Chen

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