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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: Water Reduction, Slump Loss, and Entrained Air-Void Systems as Influenced by Superplasticizers
Author(s): W.F. Perenchio, D.A. Whiting, and D.L. Kantro
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 137-156
Keywords: admixtures; air-entrained concretes; air entrainment; compressive strength; concretes; drying shrinkage; freeze-thaw durability; fresh concretes; laboratories; plasticizers; scaling; setting (hardening); slump tests; tests; water-cement ratio
Abstract:Concretes with nomial cement contents of 376, 517, and 658 lb. per cu.yd. at slumps of 2 to 3 inches were prepared. Control concretes and concretes containing four proprietary superplasticizers at the manufacturer's recommended dosages were included.
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