IS 4031-1968, IS 1624-1960 & ASTM C 151, C 141
The autoclave is suitable for conducting accelerated soundness tests on cements or the autoclave expansion test requiring constant steam pressure with the correspondent constant pressure. It consists of a stainless steel cylinder with a welded heat insulated metal housing attractively finished. The attached control unit encloses a sensitive pressure regulator and pressure gauge. Power switches and pilot lights for controlling the electric heating units. Inside chamber dimensions 10.5 cm diameter x 40.5cm height suitable for operation on 230 V, 50 Hz Single Phase A. C. supply. Supplied complete with test bar holder, special rack to hold specimens above water level in the autoclave and in a vertical position to expose them in the same manner. A Digital PID Controller is fitted for controlling the desired temperature.
Ordinary laboratory cement autoclave with mild steel chambers are also available.