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Hydrometer Analysis

Test No:
Project : Eugene Island 330 Tested by:
Test Date:
Boring : Hydrometer: 151H Fisher Brand Volumetric
Sample : Number = 98 Volume = 1000
Location : Volume = 69.59 (cm3) Area = 28.77
Spec. Grav. = 2.675 Hr @ 1035 = 8.2 (cm) Mass Measurement
Dry Soil Mass = 40.24 (gm) Hr @ 1000 = 17.5 (cm) Tare, soil,disp.=
Mass Disp. = 5.01 (gm) Meniscus = 0.4 (gm/l) Container Tare=

Note: Disp. not included in dry mass. Note: Read hydrometer to 0.2 gm/l.
Measurements Constants Results
Time Elasped Susp'n Water / Disp. Temp. Viscosity Reading
Date (hr:min:ss) Time Reading Reading Depth % Finer
(m/d/y) (hrs/mns) (min) (SG*1000) (SG*1000) (C) (gm-sec/cm2) (cm) (%)

1/1/2001 0.25 1006.4 1.70E-05 283.1 -3994.1


1/1/2001 0.5 1006.4 1.70E-05 283.1 -3994.1
1/1/2001 1 1006.4 1.70E-05 283.1 -3994.1
1/1/2001 1.5 1006.4 1.70E-05 283.1 -3994.1
1/1/2001 2 1006.4 1.70E-05 283.1 -3994.1

1/1/2001 0.25 1030.1 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 9.4 104.1


1/1/2001 0.5 1029.4 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 9.6 101.3
1/1/2001 1 1028.9 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 9.7 99.3
1/1/2001 1.5 1028.2 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 9.9 96.6
1/1/2001 2 1028 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 10.0 95.8
1/1/2001 10:50:00 0
1/1/2001 10:52:00 2 1006.4 1.70E-05 281.9 -3994.1
1/1/2001 10:54:00 4.0 1027.2 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 9.0 92.6
1/1/2001 10:58:00 8 1026.5 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 9.1 89.8
1/1/2001 11:06:00 16 1025.5 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 9.4 85.8
1/1/2001 11:22:00 32 1024.1 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 9.8 80.3
1/1/2001 11:54:00 64 1023.6 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 9.9 78.3
1/1/2001 12:56 126 1021.9 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 10.4 71.6
1/1/2001 15:07:00 257 1020.6 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 10.7 66.4
1/1/2001 18:36 466 1019.7 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 10.9 62.8
1/2/2001 9:38 1368 1017.9 1003.6 24 9.34E-06 11.4 56.6
1/2/2001 18:37 1907 1017.4 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 11.6 53.7
1/3/2001 14:31 3101 1016.2 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 11.9 48.9
1/5/2001 15:49 6059 1015.8 1003.9 23 9.56E-06 12.0 47.3
Remarks: First 2 minutes adjusted for particles sticking to hydrometer
GS131 Volume of Hydrometer
JS Mass of Displaced Water grams
1/25/2011 Temperature (oC)
Density of Water at T g/cc
1000 (cm )3
Volume of Displaced Water #DIV/0! cc
28.77 (cm2)

(gm)
(gm)

drometer to 0.2 gm/l.


Results
Area of Cylinder
Diameter Mass of Water added grams
(mm) Temperature (oC)
Height of Water Added cm
0.58750 Volume of Water #DIV/0! cm3
0.41542 Density of Water at T g/cc
0.29375 Area of Cylinder #DIV/0! cm2
0.23985
0.20771

0.08024
0.05729
0.04079
0.03362
0.02920

0.20727
0.01959
0.01399
0.01004
0.00724
0.00515
0.00375
0.00267
0.00201
0.00118
0.00102
0.00081
0.00058
Viscosity

10.5
Data from Lamb table A-3

temp visc 10
C millipoise
9.5
15.00 11.45
16.00 11.16
17.00 10.88 9
18.00 10.60
19.00 10.34
20.00 10.09 8.5
21.00 9.84
22.00 9.61
8
23.00 9.38
24.00 9.16
25.00 8.95 7.5
26.00 8.75
27.00 8.55
28.00 8.36 7
29.00 8.18
30.00 8.00
6.5
31.00 7.83
32.00 7.67
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15 17 19 21 23 25 27 29 31 33 3

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Viscosity

29 31 33 35

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Summary of Grain Size Analysis
Mass Passing (%)
Sand Silt Clay

100.0

80.0

60.0

40.0

20.0

0.0
1.00000 0.10000 0.01000 0.00100 0.00010
Particle Diameter (mm)
Test: #REF! Boring: #REF! Sample: #REF! Location: #REF! #REF! #REF!