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Click Here to join Eng-Tips and talk with other members! In addition, they are representative of the significant digits that generally should be retained. Therefore, test apparatus dimensions and mass given in inch-pound units are regarded as the standard. Reliable results depend on many factors; Practice D provides a means of evaluating some of those factors. The quality of the result produced by this standard is dependent on the competence of the personnel performing it, and the suitability of the equipment and facilities used.
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In this standard, density is given only in SI units. Students Click Here Join Us! Register now while it’s still free! Users of this standard are cautioned that compliance with Practice D does not in itself assure reliable results. It’s easy to join and it’s free. It is scientifically undesirable to combine the use of two separate sets of inch-pound units within a single standard. Therefore, test apparatus dimensions and mass given in inch-pound units are regarded as the standard.
While reporting density is not regarded as x4254 with this test method, unit weights should be calculated and reported since the results may be used to determine force or stress.
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They determine relative density, which can be good for SPT correlation. However, balances or scales measure mass; and weight must be calculated. In this system the pound lbf represents a unit of force weight.
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Referenced Documents purchase separately The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard. This implicitly combines two separate systems of units; that is, the absolute system and the gravitational system. Are you an Engineering professional?
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While reporting density is not regarded as nonconformance with this standard, unit weights should be calculated and reported since the results may be used to determine force or stress. Link to Active This link will always route to the current Active version of the standard. Close this window and log in. Thank you for helping keep Eng-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
After the density has been determined, the unit weight is calculated in SI or inch-pound units, or both. Density is mass per unit volume, whereas unit weight is force per unit volume.
In the inch-pound system, it is common to assume that 1 lbf is equal to 1 lbm. In this system, the pound lbf represents a unit of force weight.