Vacuum Pycnometer LVPY-A10

Vacuum Pycnometer LVPY-A10


Vacuum Pycnometer LVPY-A10 is a large capacity unit with 10 L capacity. Designed with strong, rugged-duty vibrator and sturdy base with integral, heavy-duty on/off switches. Features domed transparent cover for easy observation of sample being tested. Equipped with quick-release cam/lock fasteners for quick placement and removal of canister. Heavy duty vibrating table keeps sample material loose for more reliable test results.





Capacity10 L (2.64 gallons)
6000 g (13.2 lbs.)
Sample’s maximum aggregate size50 mm ( 2 inches)
Water inlet valve Hose1/ 4 inches ID (inner diameter)
Vacuum hose and aspirator3/8 inches NPT fitting
Flange10-3/4 inches OD (outer diameter) (273 mm)
Maximum clearance above plate7-3/4 inches (197 mm)
Dimension9-7/16 inches ID x 12-1/8 inches (240 × 311 mm)
Gross weight5.4 kg
  •  Domed transparent cover for easy observation of sample
  •  Heavy duty vibrating table to keep sample material loose
  •  Capacity 10 L (2.64 gallons), 6000 g (13.2 lbs.)
  •  Perforated Plastic Shelf
  •  Water inlet valve and 1/4" ID hose
  •  Vacuum Hose and Aspirator with 3/8" NPT fitting
Used primarily in asphalt rice test applications to hold samples under vacuum pressure during a rice test for ASTM D2041 and AASHTO T209 and T283.