This test set is used to determine the shrinkage limit of a soil sample. The shrinkage limit of a particular soil is the point where the reduction in the moisture no longer causes a decrease in soil volume.
The set includes:250ml mixing dish, 25 ml graduated cylinder, soils shrinkage plate, shrinkage dish and volume cup.
Note: mercury is not supplied with this kit.
See ASTM D4943 for more information.