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Title: Coarse-Ground Cement Makes More Durable Concrete
Author(s): Harold W. Brewer and Richard W. Burrows
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 353-360
Keywords: no keywords
Abstract:Test procedures for measuring the cracking resistance of neat cement, mortar and concrete are described. A relationship between shrinkage cracking and resistance to freezing and thawing is shown. These laboratory tests indicate that coarse-ground cement produces more durable concrete than fine-ground cement.
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