Universal Moisture Tester (Carbide Meter)


Product Code: TS-0150

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Universal Moisture Tester (Carbide Meter)

The TS-0150 Universal Moisture Tester (Carbide Meter) is used for the determination of the moisture content by using the calcium carbide method. The soil sample is introduced into the bottle with the reagent. The water reacts with the calcium carbide and develops a gas pressure, which is indicated on the manometer and easily converted in percentage of moisture.


BS 6576

Dimensions mm (W x D x H) 520 x 350 x 150
Weight (approx.) Kg 6
Sample Mass /
Moisture Range (upto)
20 g / 10%
50 g / 4%
100 g / 2%

The Universal Moisture Tester is supplied complete with:

  • Carbide Ampoules, 20 pcs.
  • Analog Manometer
  • Digital Balance
  • Hammer
  • Chisel
  • Digital Timer
  • Metal Carrying Case
  • Other Accessories