• ASTM D 421 : 1985 : R1998

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    Standard Practice for Dry Preparation of Soil Samples for Particle-Size Analysis and Determination of Soil Constants

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Withdrawn date:  01-01-2016

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  12-31-2010

    Publisher:  American Society for Testing and Materials

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    CONTAINED IN VOL. 04.08, 2015 Covers the dry preparation of soil samples as received from the field for particle-size analysis and the determination of the soil constants.

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    1.1 This practice covers the dry preparation of soil samples as received from the field for particle-size analysis and the determination of the soil constants.

    1.2 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

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    Committee D 18
    Document Type Standard Practice
    Product Note Reconfirmed 1998
    Publisher American Society for Testing and Materials
    Status Withdrawn
    Superseded By

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    ASTM D 1241 : 2015 Standard Specification for Materials for Soil-Aggregate Subbase, Base, and Surface Courses
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