Particle Interference and the Workablity of Concrete

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Title: Particle Interference and the Workablity of Concrete

Author(s): Barry P. Hughes

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 63

Issue: 3

Appears on pages(s): 369-372

Keywords: aggregate;coarse aggregate;concrete;maximum size aggregate;particle interference;proportioning;workablity.

Date: 3/1/1966

Abstract:
Considers the factors which affect the optimum coarse aggregate content in proportioning a concrete mix. Weymouth’s theory of particle interference, as extended by Butcher and Hopkins, is examined and further modified.