Portable moisture meter for sand and gravel

Inconvenient kiln-drying and CM testing belong to the past

 Do you just want to know how much moisture is in the sand and gravel delivered? Or do you want to check whether the moisture contents of the material is appropriate for further processing? So far, it was necessary to kiln-dry extensively or to carry out a CM test for these purposes.

Imko presents a handy and rugged system with the portable moisture measuring system HD2 allowing fast moisture measurement in sand, gravel and other aggregates.

The sturdy two-rod probe PICO64 is connected to the HD2. For measuring the probe rods are simply inserted into the material and the measurement is performed at the push of the start button. Within two seconds the measured value of the moisture is clearly presented on the display. While the kiln-drying method normally measures only 3-5 liters and the CM test method just approx. 50ml, the user of the HD2 gets the moisture contents value...

Related articles:

Issue 2012-05

Precise moisture measurement in aggregates eliminates the mixer probe

The quality of fresh concrete is essential for stability and durability of concrete products. To fulfill the compliance with concrete recipes the precise measurement of aggregate moisture plays an...

more
Issue 2011-09 Sensors for all aggregates

Moisture sensor technology improves concrete quality

Moisture measurement of the various aggregates Normally just the moisture of the aggregate sand is measured if moisture measurement is carried out at all. But, if you look at the moisture distribution...

more
Issue 2011-06 Moisture probes for the construction industry

Radar moisture probes

The TDR measurement principle (time-domain reflectometry, in the German-speaking area also referred to as “cable radar”) has gained increasing acceptance in industry within the last 10 years as a...

more
Issue 2015-06 Imko

Sono moisture measurement method for cost savings

Considerable cost savings can be achieved in the manufacture of concrete, sand-lime and clay blocks when using a novel moisture measurement method that works. According to the supplier, product...

more