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Title: Estimating Fresh Concrete Temperatures

Author(s): Luke M. Snell and Mark A. Cheek

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 28

Issue: 6

Appears on pages(s): 49-52

Keywords: cold weather; concrete temperature; hot weather; infrared thermometer

Date: 6/1/2006

Abstract:
Infrared thermometers are useful tools for quickly measuring the temperature of objects without physical contact. To determine how accurately these tools can estimate the temperature of fresh concrete obtained per ASTM C 1064, the temperature of the concrete in a wheelbarrow and in the truck chute, along with the temperature of the mixing drum, were measured with an infrared thermometer at four construction projects located around the U.S. The statistical evaluation of the data is presented in this article.




  

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