Used for specific gravity and water absorption test of aggregate. The basket is used in conjunction with a suitable electronic balance, a specially designed robust frame to support the electronic balance and water tight container.
- A wire basket of not more than 6-3 mm mesh or a perforated container of convenient size,
- Preferably chromium plated and polished, with wire hangers not thicker than one millimeter for suspending it from the balance.
- Design based on the IS 2386