Test Standard Category

S070 Pocket penetrometers

( Soil )

  • ASTM D2573-94

Designed for the rapid determination of soil consistency, shear strength and approximate Unconfined Compression Strength.

Plunger Ø 6.35 mm

Two different scale ranges available:

  • S070: range 0-4.5 kgf/cm² with direct reading strength values, 300 g
  • S071: range 0-16 kgf/cm², 800 g. Suitable for very compacted soils

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Field classification

  • ASTM D2573-94
  • AASHTO T202