Concrete, repair materials: Capillary absorption (NT BUILD 368)

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  • Report #: NT BUILD 368
  • Approved: February 1991
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Abstract

SCOPE

This method describes a laboratory test procedure to determine capillary water absorption of concrete repair mortars and protective coatings, based on weight recording. The absorbed amount of water is expressed as a function of the square root of time.

FIELD OF APPLICATION

The method can be used to evaluate concrete repair materials, both mortars and coatings.

Categories

NT Methods | Building

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