Concrete Sand

Concrete Materials Product #100

Description

Color: Tan to light brown
Shape: Subangular to rounded
Size: US Sieve #4 to #200
Weight: Approx. 1.4 tons per loose cubic yard
Source: Corson Sand Plant, Corson SD
Available at: Corson Sand Plant, Corson SD, Madison St. Distribution Yard, Siuox Falls SD

Applications

  • Fine aggregate in Portland Cement Concrete
  • Drainage/filtration medium
  • Granular fill
  • Bedding medium
  • Blotting sand for prime coat
  • Sand for flush seal
  • De-icing sand
  • Blotting sand for fog seal

Mechanical Analysis Data

Sieve 2015 % average passing Concrete Material Spec ASTM C33 Fine Aggregate Spec SD DOT FA Spec
3/8" 100 100 100 100
#4 98 95-100 95-100 95-100
#8 86 80-100 80-100  
#10     50-85 45-85
#16 67 50-85 50-85 45-85
#30 43 25-60 25-60  
#40 27   50-85 45-85
#50 15 10-30 5-30 10-30
#100 2.6 2-10 0-10 2-10
#200 1.1 0-2    
FM 2.99      
SHALE 0.1      

Physical Properties

  Result ASTM C33 Fine Aggregate SD DOT Specification Sec. 800.2

Bulk Specific Gravity

(ASTM C127)

2.609 N/A N/A

Absorption (%)

(ASTM C127)

1.2 N/A N/A

Sodium Soundness Loss

(SD 220Q, ASTM C 88) + #4

1.6 10% max 10% max
Bulk Unit Weight (pcf) 100.0 N/A N/A

LA Abrasion Loss

(SD 221@Q, ASTM C131) Grading B

  50% max N/A

Lightweight Particles (coal & lignite)

(Sp. Gr. Under 2.00, ASTM: C 123)

0.2% 1.0% max 1.0% max