Calcium carbide Ampoules
- Used to measure the humidity rate in construction materials, with the “carbide bottle’ method.
- Use on the scene, immediate result.
- Test result not influenced by salt presence.
- Also available in complete kit with manometer and accessories.
|Processing:||Take a sample from the substrate (betwoon 5 and 20 gr) by slow drilling or chisel. Grind if necessary.|
Place the sample in the pressure bottle, with the steel bullets and a calcium carbide ampoule.
Close the bottle hermetically.
Shake the bottle, so that the steel bullets break the calcium carbide ampoule.
The humidity in the sample is in contact with the calcium carbide from the ampoule and forms acetylene gas. This gas increases pressure.
Read the moisture rate on the manometer. Read the value that is mentioned with used amount grams.
|Packaging:||Box of 100 ampoules.|