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Test Method Title

Standard Test Methods for Approximating the Shear Strength of Cohesive Soils by Handheld Vane Shear Device

Reference Number

ASTM D8121

Material

Soil

Test Property

Shear Strength

Description of Test

This test method is used to approximate the shear strength of cohesive soils

Preferred Test Sample Size

Tube sample, block sample, or equivalent

Number of Test Specimens

1

Test Specimen Size

various

Keywords

vane, shear, handheld, torvane, strength

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